Petey Smith commits to Alabama

Linebacker Petey Smith committed to Alabama, according to Tampa Bay Online. Smith is rated a three-star linebacker by Rivals. Smith picked the Tide over several other SEC schools including Auburn. According to ESPN, Smith held over 50 scholarship offers. ESPN rates Smith as an 81.

Smith made the decision following an in-home visit with Nick Saban Tuesday night, the report said.

Smith is 6’0″, 240 lbs., and runs a 4.6 second 40.

Smith joins an already impressive Alabama recruiting class as the final push to National Signing Day begins in earnest.