He pulled the trigger rather quickly, and is now Irish.
“I definitely never thought I’d be making this decision so early,” Burton said. “Just after the visit with the coaching staff and the tradition and the education and football mixed together it just made my mind up easy for me.”
Burton is a 3-star DE on Scout, a 4-Star on ESPN, and unranked as of yet by Rivals (slackers).
Another recruit from talent-rich Florida by, you guessed it, super-recruiter Tony Alford (give that guy a raise). Good work Tony.
And welcome, Clay!