Daily Archive for July 17th, 2008

You Just Lost D Hood…Bama football recruit Hood signs with Nationals instead

Second-round draft pick Destin Hood agreed to terms on a contract with the Washington Nationals on Thursday, bypassing playing college football at Alabama.

Hood had signed a letter of intent to play for the Crimson Tide.

Instead, he will begin his professional baseball career with Washington’s Gulf Coast League affiliate in Viera, Fla.

The 6-foot-2, 185-pound Hood played football and baseball at St. Paul’s Episcopal High School in Mobile, Ala.

An outfielder, he hit .485 with eight homers, 32 RBIs and 17 steals as a senior.

He started at defensive back and wide receiver in football. He caught 56 passes for 995 yards and 15 touchdowns as a senior.

Vegas Odds: winning 2008 national championship

USC 3/1

FL 5/1 

UGA 8/1 

Auburn 20/1

bama 50/1

http://www.vegasinsider.com/college-football/odds/futures/

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