Four-star running back Mike Weber is a highly sought-after prospect, rated as the No. 2 player in the state of Michigan and the No. 103 overall player in the recruiting class of 2015.
He has offers from Michigan, Michigan State, Nebraska, Ohio State, Tennessee and Wisconsin, among others. Michigan, hoping to keep him in the state and away from East Lansing, sent him this:
👀😍💦 u of m cold with these edits pic.twitter.com/kNH5paw29t
— Uncle Mike (@mikeweber25) May 21, 2014
Graphic arts and design are becoming more and more important in recruiting, but in cases like this — and Georgia’s failed portrait — it can backfire. Weber probably won’t eliminate Michigan for pitching him as an “All-Amercian” but hey, stranger things have happened.