Hometown: Fort Lauderdale,
FL (St. Thomas Aquinas HS)
ESPN: #25 Overall, #3 DB, #7 FL
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#152 Overall, #16 DB, #23 FL
Clemson has offered rising-sophomore Asante SamuelAsante Samuel Cornerback 5-10, 165 Fort Lauderdale, FL View Full Profile Jr. from Fort Lauderdale, Florida on Wednesday according to his twitter account.
TigerNet talked to Samuel Jr. and he heard about the offer from his high school coach. Clemson also offered teammate and highly regardeed prospect Benny Sapp Jr. on Wednesday.
Samuel Jr. has early offers from Alabama, Auburn, Cincinnati, Clemson, Florida State, Louisville, LSU, Miami, Michigan, Michigan State, N.C. State, Ohio State, Purdue, Rutgers, South Carolina, Syracuse, Temple, Tennessee, UCF and West Virginia.
He has great NFL bloodlines as his father Asante Samuels won two Super Bowls with the New England Patriots and also was named to four Pro-Bowls. For his career, he had 433 tackles, 51 interceptions, 7 forced fumbles and 6 touchdowns.