HOG FUTURES: Freshman drawn in by Chavis

Posted: July 14, 2018 at 2:37 a.m.

Arkansas freshman safety Myles Mason during his home visit with defensive backs coach Ron Cooper and defensive coordinator John Chavis.

The envy of any other 17-year-old, Myles Mason had options.

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Myles Mason at a glance

CLASS Freshman

POSITION Safety

HEIGHT/WEIGHT 6-2, 205 pounds

HOMETOWN Trussville, Ala.

HIGH SCHOOL Hewitt-Trussville

AGE 17

NOTEWORTHY Played in the Offense-Defense All-American Bowl on Dec. 29 in New Orleans. … Offers included Alabama, Auburn, Florida State, Louisville, Mississippi State, Tennessee, among others. … Consensus Top 40 safety as rated by ESPN, Rivals and 247Sports. … Son of Larry and Yvette Mason. … Larry Mason played running back for the Cleveland Browns in 1987 and the Green Bay Packers in 1988.

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