Perhaps the greatest bit of intrigue in the days and weeks leading up to National Signing Day pertained to the eventual destination of defensive end Solomon Thomas out of Coppell High School in Coppell, Texas. That intrigue ended early on Signing Day when Thomas revealed his choice by pulling a Tree from beneath a table and donning a pair of Nerd Nation glasses. Well played, sir. Well played. His choice to attend Stanford is huge for several reasons.