"Just got invited to the U.S. Army All-American game....God is really good :)."
As a junior, Watkins had 50 tackles, 29 tackles for loss and 14 sacks. In 10 games on offense, he caught 11 passes for 237 yards while rushing for 270 yards on 65 carries. He played several positions including RB, WR, TE, DL and LB. As a sophomore, he started at offensive tackle.
He averaged 20 points and 10 rebounds while playing center for his high school.
He is a class of 2012 ESPNU 150 Watch List Recruit. #9 rated player and 5 star recruit based on the 2012 AthleteVault NC/SC Rankings.