Hoffman follows in father's footsteps

Two-way lineman Patrick Hoffman (Wyndmoor, Pa./La Salle) has committed to sign with Navy, the Philadelphia Inquirer reports.

The 6-foot-4, 255-pound guard / defensive end selected the Midshipmen over Harvard and Princeton.

"It's a big relief to have the whole recruiting process finished up," he said.

His father, also Patrick played along the offensive line for Navy in the 1980's.

Hoffman is commitment No. 6 for the Midshipmen.