Size: 6-foot-2, 240 pounds
Position: Defensive End, but could also play linebacker in college.
Recruiting: Committed to LSU
Ranking: Three-star prospect; 30th-ranked middle linebacker in the country
Scouting Report: While Neal is somewhat undersized at defensive end, there is a lot to like about his game. He is extremely quick off of the ball and plays with good leverage. Neal is very strong and has a good motor. The Hunt standout is also a great leader with a tremendous work ethic. Neal may have to learn how to play linebacker in college, but it is hard to imagine him not being successful in Baton Rouge.
As a senior, Neal finished with 121 tackles and 12 sacks. He was also named defensive player of the year in the Big East Conference.
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