One of the most dominating DLs in NJ talks

Shukree Barfield

Shukree Barfield from Camden H.S. (Camden, NJ) is a physically gifted linemen, who is blessed with a 4.8 forty and squats 515lbs. At 6'4"-290lbs, he has good quickness and athleticism. In his second game of the season against Holy Cross H.S., he displayed his ability with a 50-yard touchdown return of an interception.

Who has offered?

Currently, Barfeild has 5 offers from Tennessee, Tulane, PSU, Rutgers, and Clemson. As the season goes on, he will probably add 8 to 10 more.

Is he commited to Clemson?

Although Barfield has verbally committed to Clemson, he states that he is still wide opened and categorized the commitment as a "soft committment". He went further to say that he is looking for more offers.

Why do you feel that you do not have more offer?

He stated that his verbal committment to Clemson has made a number of schools back off and he has yet to register a qualifying SAT score. However, a number of schools have requested his film.

Who are his favorites and what are his feelings on them?

- Coaching staff is OK
- They seem to treat their players with fairness and provide them with an opportunity to obtain a good education.

- Coaching staff is OK
- He has not visited the school and is looking forward to visiting.

- Loves their coaching staff and have developed a good relationship
- Likes everything about the school

When do you plan on Committing?

He stated that he will commit after taking all of his visits.

When will he setup his visits?

He stated that he plans on setting up his visit in December.


In his first game, he had 5 tackles, a 1/2 sack and 50 yards interception return TD vs Holy Cross.

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