Blue Devils Land Florida DE/OLB Chris Rumph

Duke picked up a commitment from Florida defensive line/outside linebacker Chris Rumph on Wednesday afternoon.

Florida defensive prospect Chris Rumph II committed to Duke on Wednesday afternoon according to multiple sources.   The 6-foot-3, 200 pound prospect is the son of University of Florida defensive line coach Chris Rumph.

The younger Rumph chose Duke over a handful of offers including Vanderbilt, Central Florida, and Florida International.   

The newest Blue Devils played both defensive end and outside linebacker for Gainesville (Fla.) Buchholz High and reports a near 30" vertical, and 4.43 time in the shuttle run. 

With the news of Rumph's decision, Duke now has a total of nine commitments in the class of 2017.

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