This weekend a crucial one for Bulldogs’ recruiting class

Today marks one of the most critical days in the recruiting calendar for Georgia in its run up to Feb. 6th, national signing day.

Four players, all on official visits to Georgia this weekend, could allow Georgia to finish its 2013 recruiting class with a kick, and likely a spot among Fox Sports Next’s top five recruiting classes in the country.

Two of the top overall players in the country, Auburn (Ala.) High linebacker Reuben Foster (6-foot-1, 240 pounds) and Dooly County defensive lineman Montravius Adams (6-3, 300), are on visits to Georgia this weekend. Foster has twice committed to other Southeastern Conference programs. Adams has not committed, but his trip to Athens is his fourth official visit to a school in as many weeks.

Foster is expected to announce his choice week of signing day, and Adams is set to sign with a college at 9:45 a.m. on signing day in Dooly County’s gym.

Foster’s decision is expected to come down to Georgia and Auburn, the school Foster had been committed to for months before the firing of Gene Chizik in December. Foster was so committed, in fact, that he got a tattoo of the Auburn logo on his forearm. He had been committed to Alabama previously. Adams, on the other hand, is expected to pick either Clemson or Georgia, but he said last week that his mind was not nearly made up about his decision.

“I still don’t know where I want to go,” Adams said before his official visit to Alabama last weekend. “And no one believes me when I tell them that.”

Two other players, Norcross running back Alvin Kamara (5-10, 191) and Chamblee defensive end Davin Bellamy (6-5, 225), are also on official visits to Georgia this weekend. Kamara is considered by Fox Sports Next as the top running back in Georgia and will likely choose between Alabama and Georgia on signing day.

Kamara took an official visit to Alabama last weekend and said he ranks the Tide high on his list.

“Alabama is so high on my list because I can honestly see myself there. I am definitely comfortable with the players and the coaching staff,” he said.

The fight for Kamara will likely come down to a duel between Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart and Georgia running backs coach Bryan McClendon. Both have recruited Kamara heavily over the long term.

Bellamy is currently committed to Florida State, but his official visits to Tennessee last weekend, Georgia this weekend and NC State next weekend indicate that his commitment to the Seminoles might not be solid.

“My decision is something I really have to think about now,” Bellamy said after his trip to Knoxville, Tenn. “Tennessee showed me a lot, and I know they need me there.”

Georgia defensive coordinator Todd Grantham has taken the lead in the recruitment of Bellamy, which picked up shortly after Georgia’s win the Capital One Bowl.

The Bulldogs will have a busy signing day waiting on Bellamy, Foster, Kamara and Adams. But last week’s official visitor, five-star offensive tackle Laremy Tunsil (6-6, 295) of Columbia High in Lake City, Fla., announced this week that he, too, would make his college choice on signing day. Georgia could also sign four-star junior college defensive tackle Toby Johnson on signing day or shortly thereafter.

The Bulldogs went into this weekend ranked eighth nationally by Fox Sports Next. But any commitments would almost certainly move the Bulldogs up in the rankings — perhaps as high as in the top five with a very good showing on signing day. Georgia’s current commitment total, 29, is the third most in the country behind only Texas A&M (33) and Air Force (30).

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