Blair plans official to Nebraska

Louisville commit Desean Blair plans to look around after the departure of head coach Charlie Strong. The first place he will stop - Nebraska.

Just three days ago, Jacksonville (Fla.) Sandlewood three-star wide receiver Desean Blair said he "hoped" to remain committed to Louisville despite head coach Charlie Strong's departure to Texas.

A lot has changed in just three days.

"Indiana, Rutgers, Purdue, and Nebraska have hopped on me really fast ever since Charlie left," said Blair in a message to Big Red Report. "I will be visiting Nebraska."

Blair, the nation's No. 140 wide receiver in the 2014 class, had close to 900 receiving yards and 14 touchdowns in 2013. His played earned him Florida Class 8A third-team All-State offensive honors.

At 6-foot-4, 180-pounds, Blair is seen by Nebraska assistant coach Rich Fisher as a big receiver who could flourish in the Huskers' offense.

"I would say out of the new schools, Nebraska is favored more than the others," said Blair. "Louisville is still an option."

Blair will visit Nebraska on Jan 17. According to the, he will visit Louisville on the 24th.

Big Red Report will have a full update with the wide receiver in the coming days.

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Josh Harvey has covered college football and recruiting for Fox Sports & since 2008. He is now the Publisher of Big Red Report, covering Nebraska athletics.
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