LSU lands commitment from nation's No. 1 tight end prospect Jake Johnson
Jake Johnson will soon be catching passes from his brother once again.
That’s because Johnson just announced his commitment to Ed Orgeron’s LSU program. The four-star Oconee County High School standout from Bogart, Ga., is the nation’s No. 1 tight end prospect in the 2022 recruiting cycle.
He’s also the brother of LSU quarterback, Max Johnson.
In addition to being the top tight end prospect in the country, the 6-foot-5, 210-pound Johnson is rated as the No. 7 overall prospect from Georgia and a top 80 overall prospect in the nation for the 2022 recruiting cycle according to 247Sports Composite Rankings.
Following this news, LSU now holds 12 commitments in the 2022 recruiting cycle. The Tigers currently have the nation’s No. 3 recruiting class and the SEC’s No. 2 recruiting class.
In recent seasons, Johnson has caught 97 passes for 1,632 yards and 24 touchdowns.
To get an idea of what Johnson brings to LSU, check out his junior season highlight reel: