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Illinois Football Recruiting: DeShone Kizer Receives Offers From Arkansas, Tennessee, and Two Others

2014 dual-threat quarterback DeShone Kizer received offers from the Tennessee Volunteers, the Rutgers Scarlet Knights, the Arkansas Razorbacks, and the North Carolina Tar Heels on February 6th. This brings his total number of offers to fourteen.

The other teams to have offered at him include: Louisville, Michigan State, Nebraska, Boston College, Bowling Green, Illinois, Kentucky, Penn State, Syracuse, and Toledo.

It is projected that he is heavily interested in the Louisville Cardinals, the Kentucky Wildcats, the Michigan State Spartans, and the Nebraska Cornhuskers.

Kizer is a 6’5″, 207 pound dual-threat quarterback from Toledo, Ohio. He is currently a junior at Central Catholic High School.

The Central Catholic Fighting Irish made it to the Division II Ohio State Playoffs. They defeated Trotwood-Madison High School, 16-12, to win the state championship.

The four-star recruit is currently ranked 17th in the state of Ohio and 7th among dual-threat quarterbacks among 2014 high school recruits by 247Sports.

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