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Sweat discusses recruitment

Josh Sweat

Over the past several months, Josh Sweat has become one of the most sought-after football recruits in the country. The 2015 Chesapeake (Va.) five-star Oscar Smith defensive end spoke with Scout.com about the latest developments in his recruitment.

Almost a year ago, Josh Sweat exploded onto the recruiting scene with a dominant performance at the NFTC in Ashburn, Va. Since that time, he has picked up offers from across the country. Which schools has he the most contact with recently? "Over the past few months, I've been talking with Florida State, Virginia Tech, Penn State and Ohio State," said the 6-foot-5, 240-pound Sweat. "And there's a...

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