3-star weak-side defensive end Marques FordMarques Ford Defensive End 6-5, 220 Gibsonton, FL View Full Profile from Gibsonton, FL has Clemson in his top group according to his twitter account.
Ford has offers from Army, Clemson, Duke, Iowa State, Miami, Nebraska, North Carolina, N.C. State, Pittsburgh, Rutgers, South Florida, Syracuse, Tennessee, UCF, Virginia, Virginia Tech, Wake Forest, Wisconsin and others. Clemson offered on 4/30/14.
As a junior, he had 67 tackles, 17.5 tackles for loss and 10 sacks. He was named 3rd team All-State for those accomplishments on the gridiron. As a sophomore, he had 59 tackles, 5 tackles for loss and 2 sacks.
The fast-rising DE recently won the defensive line MVP Award at the 2014 Five-star Showcase in Orlando, Florida.
He plans to make his decision before his senior season.