Alabama's recruiting class, already ranked No. 1, got better on Tuesday when Henry County (McDonough, Ga.)
defensive lineman Dalvin Tomlinson
– who many thought would choose between Georgia and Georgia Tech – signed with the Crimson Tide.
Tomlinson, one of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution's preseason statewide Super 11 picks, is rated the No. 15 defensive tackle prospect in the country.He had 119 tackles, 12 sacks and 28 total tackles behind the line of scrimmage in 2011 for a 7-5.
Tomlinson also is an outstanding student. His 3.9 GPA had attracted interest from Ivy League schools.Visit College Recruiting Rankings page.