Rumors and Wires: Week of August 18, 2014

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August 22nd

4 Star Joshua McMillion has committed to Alabama.

RUMOR:  Despite reports to the contrary,  2014 DT Travonte Valentine has not yet been accepted into LSU

August 21st

Top rated DB Iman Marshall says he will take official visits to Florida State, Michigan, Notre Dame, LSU and it’s a toss up between Texas and Oklahoma for the final one.

University of Miami TE Coach Larry Scott told recruit Shavar Manuel he will “quit his job” if he does not land the recruit.  Link to the story: click here

August 20th

Trinity Christian, FL WR Christian Barr has committed to Utah

August 19th

The Miami Hurricanes have landed a commitment from 4 star safety Jaquan Johnson Killian HS, Miami, FL

2016 Coconut Creek defensive backs Trayvon Mullen and Maleek Young have both received offers from Virginia Tech

The Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) has denied top rated WR Calvin Ridley’s appeal for hardship.  Ridley will not be eligible to play this season after the 3rd game.

August 18th

Top rated WR Tyron Johnson released his Top 10 schools.  Here they are: Texas A&M, Texas Tech, LSU, Clemson, Georgia, Florida State, Oklahoma State, Oregon, Florida and Tennessee


Author: Chad Wilson

Chad Wilson is a college football recruiting expert and creator of the GridironStudsApp which allows high school football players to gain exposure to college football coaches and fans. Wilson is a former college football player for the University of Miami (92-94) and Long Beach St. (’90-’91) and played briefly for the Seattle Seahawks (’95). He is also a former youth and high school football coach for over 15 years. Wilson’s older son Quincy plays in the NFL for the Indianapolis Colts and his younger son plays cornerback for the University of Florida. Email:

One thought on “Rumors and Wires: Week of August 18, 2014

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