Alabama WR, who appeared in 20 games, reportedly enters transfer portal
Javon Baker, who had 7 receptions for 101 yards and a touchdown this season, and appeared in 20 games for the Tide, is in the transfer portal according to multiple reports, including Adam Rittenberg of ESPN.
Baker appeared in 13 games this past season. He is listed at 6-foot-2 and 206 pounds and from Atlanta (McEachern). He was a 4-star recruit coming out of high school, according to the 247Sports Composite.
Here’s his bio from Alabama:
One of the top-ranked wide receiver prospects in the 2019 class … a four-star prospect by all major outlets … the No. 109 overall player on the Rivals250 and the No. 20 wideout nationally … Rivals.com also listed him as the No. 14 player from the state of Georgia … No. 276 on the ESPN300 and the No. 45 wide receiver nationally … rated No. 34 at his position and the 20th-ranked player from Georgia on the 247Composite … the No. 56 wide receiver nationally and No. 31 player in his home state by 247Sports … selected as a PrepStar Top 350 All-American … participated in Nike’s “The Opening” Finals in Frisco, Texas … also participated in “The Opening” Regionals in Atlanta where he earned MVP honors at wide receiver … selected to participate in the All-American Bowl in San Antonio, Texas … named to the Marietta Daily Journal’s Dynamite Dozen as one of the top 12 players in the state of Georgia … racked up 1,105 yards and eight touchdowns as a junior at McEachern High School … coached by Franklin Stephens at MHS … chose Alabama over Auburn, Florida, Michigan and Ohio State.