2014: Palm Beach County Offense

On average 15-30 players sign D-1 National Letters of Intent from Palm Beach County which makes it one of the most talent heavy area's in the country. Here is a look at some of the top offensive prospects for 2014.

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WIDE RECEIVER

Two years ago there was a tremendous group of offensive linemen in Palm Beach County, this year it is the wide receivers that are the story. Cardinal Newman's Travis Rudolph made an early commitment to Miami, but he is now open on the recruiting trail. At 6'0, 177, he can run (4.6) and is a tremendous all around athlete. A smooth route runner, he has excellent hands and ball skills. Rudolph might be an ideal no. 2 receiver at the next level. FILM

Dwyer has three D-1 Caliber receivers in Johnnie Dixon, Clint Stephens, and Ezra Saffold. At 5'11, 190 Dixon is the gem because of his legit track speed, thick build, and overall athleticism. He has been heavily recruited thus far and we expect that to continue. Dixon's ability to stretch the field opens up a lot of things underneath. Dixon is also intriguing as a potential CB. FILM


Tarver is next in line at Glades Central
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Stephens is not much different that Stephens, but is a little smaller and less explosive. At 5'10 he is a versatile athlete that can line up inside or outside. Like Dixon, he is likely to get atract some looks as a potential CB. FILM Saffold is going to line up in the slot where he can make plays in space with his elite quickness and wiggle. Saffold is a competitor and despite standing just 5'8 he is tough. He is a terrific punt returner and should be ideally suited to a more open aerial attack. FILM

Four bigger targets are also available in Palm Beach County. Glades Central's Ronquavion Tarver has big shoes to fill as he tries to follow in the footsteps of such Raider stand-outs as Kelvin Benjamin, Greg Dent, Travis Benjamin, Deonte Thompson, and Santonio Holmes. At 6'3+ Tarver has excellent length, athleticism, and hands. He is not going to run past defenders, but does possess solid speed for his size. Tarver will line up at TE, but will need to add significant weight to be an in-line blocker at the next level. Overall we like his ability to be a bigger target and red-zone weapon. FILM

Santaluces wide receiver Darrell Langham is at least 6'4 and is yet another big receiver in the state. Langham has excellent ball skills and he put together a remarkable junior season that has him on the radar for some of the top Southeastern power schools. He has deceptive speed. Big receivers tend to be coveted and their stock usually rises as the process continues, we expect that to happen here. FILM

Palm Beach Central's Rudy St. Germain was outstanding last summer at the Heath Evans 7on7 tournament at King's Academy. At 6'2 he is a long, smooth athlete that quietly makes plays. He will also get looks as a potential safety. He does not play in the most prolific offense which hurts his numbers, but we feel there is potential here down the road. FILM

Village Academy's Trequan Smith is another wildcard in Palm Beach County. His Nike Combine numbers were simply outstanding. At 6'2, 172 he ran 4.58 electronic and this young man makes a ton of plays on both sides of the ball. It is not the strongest competition, but he does dominate. We expect his stock to rise in the Spring. FILM

TIGHT END

Atlantic seems to always have 2-3 D-1 prospects and Adly Enoicy will continue that tradition for 2014. At 6'4, 220 he is likely headed to TE where we feel he can be a dominant player down the road. He has all the tools to be a plus pass catching option, the question will be how well he can block. He could settle into an HB type of roll as well. Enoicy holds double digit BCS offers. FILM

OFFENSIVE LINE

It is not a deep year on the offensive line like two years ago, but the one prospect on the radar may be the top prospect in the state at his position. Palm Beach Central's K.C. McDermott continues to improve and possesses ideal size at LT (6'6, 300). We love the way this big athlete moves and he has excellent feet. The pedigree is here as he has had two brothers go on to play D-1 football (Miami and Colorado State). McDermott already holds every major offer with Notre Dame chasing Miami for his signature. FILM


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