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Illinois Football Recruiting: Texas A&M and Washington Visit Brandon Simmons


2014 safety Brandon Simmons received attention from the SEC and Pac-12 this week. First, Simmons was visited by the Texas A&M Aggies on December 26th. Then, he was visited by the Washington Huskies on December 27th.

Simmons currently has offers from 25 teams.

The teams to have offered at him include: Texas A&M, Washington, LSU, West Virginia, Arizona, Arizona State, Baylor, Boise State, Cincinnati, Georgia Tech, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Notre Dame, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Ole Miss, Purdue, SMU, Temple, Tennessee, Texas Tech, UCLA, Vanderbilt, and Virginia.

Simmons is a 6’0″, 175 pound safety from Arlington, Texas. He plays for Mansfield Timberview High School.

Mansfield Timberview finished this season with an overall record of 3-7 and did not make the Texas State Playoffs.

The four-star recruit is currently ranked 25th in the state of Texas, 17th among safeties, and 196th overall in the 2014 class by 247Sports.

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