Dallas NFTC: Top Underclassmen

FOX Sports NEXT takes a look at the top performing underclassmen at the Nike Football Training Camp in Dallas, Texas.

QB: Chason Virgil For the second day in a row, Virgil proved to be the top guy by connecting on a variety of throws. 

RB: Chris Warren There were a fair share of big backs in attendance, but Warren is one who showed why he will be a major prospect. For his size, he showed speed and quickness, two traits that college coaches will look for in a back. 

RB: Rodney Anderson Not new to the big stage (starting varsity as a freshman), Anderson was solid on the day in passing and blocking drills. He also physically looks great.

WR: DaMarkus Lodge Lodge showed that he belonged with the big boys. He made some terrific catches and showed why he is considered to be the next big thing at Cedar Hill.

WR: Kirk Merritt – Speedy wide receiver prospect, who is also very well put together. He looked very good in all the speed and agility drills and without knowing results I am guessing he tested well.

TE: Jordan Davis Big, strong and tall is what is needed to be a great tight end. Check all of this off for Davis, plus athletically he was easily one of the best of the tight ends and wide receivers, despite his class. 

OL: Zach Rogers Plays with great technique and is strong at the point of attack. Was one of the best at the camp regardless of recruiting class.

OL: Tristan Teuhema Already has the necessary size and frame to be considered a college player and is just starting to realize what his potential can be. He will be a good one.

OL: Toby Weathersby – Firmly put his name on the 2015 recruiting radar. He was one of the more impressive looking players and had some shining moments.

DL: Bryce English Showed that he has the ability to get after it. On the shorter side, he uses that to his advantage, by staying low and overpowering OL.

DL: Duvonta Lampkin – Emerged on the scene as a bona fide potential super star in the class. He was very fiery and was one of those special looking types in the one-on-one.

LB: Anthony Wheeler – Sure he passed the eyeball test, but Wheeler proved he could ball...again. The Skyline defender has a great first step and quickness that makes him able to get out and play well in space.

LB: Cameron Townsend – It didn't take but a few plays to see that Townsend is a player to watch. He looked solid in a number of drills, but shined when in pass coverage against some of the state's top running backs. 

DB: Deionte Thompson It was loaded group at defensive back and Thompson still stood out, showing why a school like Alabama took an early interest.

DB: Jalen Campbell Smooth defender who could be looked at in his early stages of development with a very high ceiling. Could be completely different a year from now with natural growth.

National Recruiting Manager Greg Powers (Midlands) contributed to this report.

For more from the 2013 Nike Football Training Camps, check Scout.com's Nike Football Training Camp Coverage.
Ahmard Vital is responsible for Midlands Recruiting, mainly covering prospects in the state of Texas. He joined Scout.com in 2005 and is the author of the newly released book, Awaken the Baller Within.
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