Recruiting: Top prospects in Michigan for 2014 emerging

Recruiting: Top prospects in Michigan for 2014 emerging


Recruiting: Top prospects in Michigan for 2014 emerging


Who are some of the top prospect in the state of Michigan for the class of 2014? Here is an early look at some of the players already getting a significant amount of interest, as well as a few others who will certainly be on the short list of many college coaches over the next 18 months.

Detroit Loyola defensive lineman Malik McDowell

6-foot-6, 292 pounds

Status: Uncommitted

Massive prospect with early offers from BCS powerhouse programs from coast to coast.

Grand Rapids Christian wide receiver Drake Harris

6-4, 180 pounds

Status: Committed to Michigan State

Two-sport star that could be best wide receiver prospect in Michigan in over a decade.

Detroit Cass Tech defensive back Damon Webb

5-11, 170 pounds

Status: Uncommitted

Lockdown cornerback that already has BCS scholarship offers from MSU, Michigan, Ohio State and LSU.

Cass Tech linebacker Deon Drake

6-1, 215 pounds

Status: Committed to Michigan State

Athletic linebacker prospect that select Spartans over Notre Dame, Nebraska and Iowa.

Sturgis quarterback Chance Stewart

6-6, 205 pounds

Status: Committed to Wisconsin

Pro-style quarterback prospect that camped at Wisconsin and was offered after a strong performance.

Grand Rapids Christian offensive lineman Tommy Doles

6-foot-5, 240 pounds

Status: Uncommitted

Athletic offensive line prospect that is still growing. He already has offers from Michigan and Iowa State.

Traverse City St. Francis linebacker Byron Bullough

6-2, 195 pounds

Status: Committed to Michigan State

The next in line of the first family of Spartan football.

Southfield defensive end Lawrence Marshall

6-4, 205 pounds

Status: Uncommitted

Excellent edge rusher that is already has two offers and is getting heavy Big Ten interest.

Traverse City West offensive lineman Connor Hayes

6-4, 270 pounds

Status: Uncommitted

Already has offers from Indiana, Central Michigan and Western Michigan.

Birmingham Detroit Country Day quarterback Tyler Wiegers

6-4, 197 pounds

Status: Uncommitted

Quality signal-caller that has multiple MAC offers and is getting lots of BCS attention

Keep an eye on these players as well. They may not be in the initial top 10, but they could be there by the time they sign their national letter of intent in 2014.

Grand Ledge quarterback Jalen Brady

Farmington Hills Harrison running back Lorenzo Collins

Alma offensive lineman Curtis Doyle

Detroit King defensive back Jalen Embry

King linebacker Carl Fuller

Cass Tech running back/linebacker Gary Hosey

Zeeland West offensive lineman Jordan Van Dort

Birmingham Brother Rice running back Brian Walker

Cass Tech linebacker William White

Utica tight end Mitch Von Zittwitz

Matt Dorsey is a recruiting analyst for and

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