By EW Staff
Updated March 15, 2004 at 05:00 AM EST
George Huff, American Idol

George Huff’s pros and cons

AGE 22

HOMETOWN New Orleans


HE SAYS ”The worst criticism I’ve gotten since coming to L.A. is that I could be part of the back line of the Temptations. Which is not a bad thing, really.”

PRO He’s the nicest guy in the world…

CON …but isn’t that what girls say when they’re dumping someone?

EARLY WORD FROM SIMON ET AL. Randy thinks he’s the best male singer in the competition, but Simon — despite making George his wild-card pick — still isn’t sure he’s a star.

WE SAY A little sex appeal could save him from an early dismissal.