Alan Wright signed a National Letter of Intent with Vanderbilt on Wednesday, December 16. Look inside to get the scoop on this exciting addition to the 2021 Vanderbilt class.
Alan Wright Profile
Alan Wright is a 6-foot, 185 pound defensive back from Atlanta, Georgia. Wright is rated 3 stars by Rivals.com and 3 stars by 247sports.com. According to Rivals.com, Wright committed to Vanderbilt on June 3, 2020.
Wright is considered one of the top 2021 high school football prospects in the state of Georgia. Wright's brother, Mike, is a quarterback for the Vanderbilt Commodores.
In addition to Vanderbilt, some of Wright‘s more notable offers included Eastern Michigan, Kansas, Western Michigan, Bowling Green, Liberty and Cincinnati.
Alan is one of 20 known 2021 football commits for Vanderbilt. This number will likely change due to additional commits or decommits. For a complete list of all the Vanderbilt‘s commits and signees check out our 14Powers.com’s 2021 SEC football commit lists.
Alan Wright Scouting Report
Alan Wright is a ball hawk with excellent read and react skills. Superb quickness to get out of his breaks. Speed that allows him to cover a great distance. Wright used it to return kicks as well as interceptions. Solid coverage skills. His time at receiver translated to defensive back where he does well at denying opposing receivers any chance at jump ball contests. Physical with good tackling ability. Will likely make quarterbacks think twice about throwing in his direction. In the video below at the 00:41 mark, Wright plays perfect coverage to jump the route for an interception with quick directional changing speed. This looks to be a common occurrence for him.
Alan Wright Highlights
— Alan (Taco) Wright (@alanmwright2021) June 3, 2020