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2016 Florida State recruit profile: Kyle Meyers, cornerback

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It didn't take long for this defensive back to pull the trigger for FSU.

You could say that June 11, 2015 was a pretty big day for New Orleans (LA) Holy Cross High School cornerback Kyle Meyers. That was when, just days after camping at Clemson, Meyers camped at Florida State. It was also the day that he impressed FSU coaches enough to earn an offer from the 'Noles. And he accepted on that very same day.

Meyers (6'0, 170) has remained committed to the Seminoles ever since, despite picking up an offer from the home-state LSU Tigers, in addition to Clemson, Ole Miss, Mississippi State, Minnesota, Utah, Colorado State, Southern Miss, Louisiana Tech, and others. Meyers is a composite four-star recruit, having earned four stars from the four big recruiting services, while ESPN has him rated a three-star prospect. He's considered the No. 24 corner in the country; his commitment has been led by Charles Kelly and Randy Sanders.

Meyers on his game: Meyers believes his best skills are in man coverage, sticking with his receiver in tight man and in pressing, but needs to work on getting stronger so that he can become better at jamming and tackling.

Bud Elliott's take: I agree with Meyers' take on his game. Sources say he is very coachable and impressed staffs at various camps. He has matured physically in the last year, which is encouraging because at one point he was rail thin. He actually shows good awareness to find the football in what looks like zone coverage on a number of his highlights and he plays the ball well. I do not project Meyers to get much early playing time in FSU's loaded secondary, especially because he is not enrolling early. However, if he adds good weight and works hard, Meyers may find himself battling for a starting spot after a few years in the program.

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