Cain A Top Prospect In Oregon

Portland (OR) Grant athlete, Kelvin Cain, ranks amongst the state of Oregon's top collegiate prospects for 2010. Though he's yet to receive any offers, he's an intriguing prospect who appears to have his best football ahead of him.

Do you currently hold an offer from Oregon?

"No, I don't actually."

Have you had any contact with Oregon at all?

"A little bit. It seems like they're kicking me to the side a little bit."

Have you talked to any of the coaches from Oregon?

"I have in the spring time, but that was about it."

Did the coaches visit you at school or did you meet them at a camp?

"They came to my school."

What would you say your overall interest in Oregon is?

"Oh, I would love to go to Oregon! You know, my brother went to Oregon...that's pretty much my top choice. I'd love to go to Oregon."

What is it about the program that has you interested?

"I love their dedication, their coaching experience, I like that. I like that a lot."

How would you describe yourself as a player?

"I'd describe myself as a tool kit. I can play multiple positions. Wherever you put me, I can pretty much dominate there."

Are most schools recruiting you at linebacker, tight end, or another position?

"Well currently Oregon State wants me to play defensive end and I'm getting word from Washington that they want me to play tight end."

Would you compare yourself to anyone at the collegiate or professional level?

"No, not really. There's multiple players that I like, or would like to be like, but I wouldn't compare myself to them."

What are you looking for in a program?

"That's a good question. I mean, I'm looking for somewhere close to home, somewhere where I can play early."

Do currently hold any offers?

"No, not at all."

What schools have been interested and that you think might be close to offering?

"Oregon State, Washington, Washington State, Idaho, I've gotten word from Arizona...that's about it."

Are there any leaders among that group?

"Oregon State and Washington."

Have you taken any unofficial visits and have you thought about potential place for where you might want to take your official visits?

"No I haven't...I'd like to take official visits to my top three choices, Oregon, Oregon State, and Washington."

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