Oct 27, 2012; Little Rock, AR, USA; Ole Miss Rebels head coach Hugh Freeze watches a play during the first half of a game against the Arkansas Razorbacks at War Memorial Stadium. Ole Miss defeated Arkansas 30-27. Mandatory Credit: Beth Hall-USA TODAY Sports

Illinois Football Recruiting: Ole Miss Offers Daniel Helm


2014 tight end Daniel Helm received an offer from the Ole Miss Rebels on March 1st. This brings his total number of offers to ten.

The other teams to have offered at him include: Tennessee, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska, Northwestern, North Carolina State, and Michigan.

It is projected that Helm is heavily interested in the Michigan Wolverines.

Also, he has not received offers, but is receiving interest from the Michigan State Spartans, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, the Ohio State Buckeyes, the UCLA Bruins, and the Wisconsin Badgers.

Helm is a 6’5″, 220 pound from Chatham, Illinois. He is currently a junior at Glenwood High School.

The Glenwood Titans made it to the Class 5A Illinois State Playoffs. They would lose to Sacred Heart-Griffin High School, 21-33, in the quarterfinals.

As a junior in 2012, Helm caught 44 passes for 810 yards and seventeen touchdowns.

For Illinois, Helm was being recruited by Billy Gonzales (now with Mississippi State). He is also being recruited by Jeff Hecklinski of Michigan, Eric Johnson of Iowa, Mark Elder of Tennessee, and T.J. Woods of Wisconsin.

The three-star recruit is currently ranked 18th in the state of Illinois and 17th among tight ends by 247Sports.

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