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5-star wide receiver
Deon CainDeon Cain Wide Receiver 6-2, 200 Tampa, FL ESPN: View Full Profile
has signed his Clemson LOI on Wednesday morning.
Cain is ranked as the No. 25 player nationally in the ESPN 300, and is ranked as the second-best receiver in the nation. He is also listed as the No. 9 player out of the state of Florida. As a wide receiver, Cain has good hands with a tremendous vertical leap and has the speed and agility required for the position. His highlights shows him doing video game moves on defenders with his speed and agility.
He is the third receiver picked up by Clemson for the 2015 cycle, along with
Shadell BellShadell Bell Wide Receiver 6-3, 190 Decatur, GA ESPN: View Full Profile
and Ray Ray McCloud III.
He finished his senior season with 1,900 rushing and 1,052 yards with 19 rushing touchdowns and five passing touchdowns.
Cain completed 49 percent of his 245 pass attempts as a quarterback in 2013, throwing for 1,945 yards, 13 touchdowns and seven interceptions and 731 yards rushing with 4 additional touchdowns.
Official Clemson Bio:
Consensus top-50 national player who was a quarterback most of his high school career, but is slated to play wide receiver at Clemson ... his performance in practice and during the U.S. Army All-American Bowl contributed to his ranking spike; he had a 54-yard passing touchdown and 50-yard receiving touchdown in the game ... No. 17 player and No. 4 wide receiver in the nation and No. 6 player in Florida by Rivals.com ... No. 19 player and No. 3 wide receiver in the nation and No. 9 player in Florida by 247Sports.com ... No. 25 player and No. 2 wide receiver in the nation and No. 9 player in Florida by ESPN ... No. 46 player and No. 7 wide receiver in the nation and No. 9 player in Florida by Scout.com ... second-team All-American by USA Today ... AAAAAAA first-team all-state ... had 1,892 rushing yards and 19 touchdowns along with five passing touchdowns as a senior ... had 1,900 rushing yards and 13 touchdowns as a junior ... had 1,627 rushing yards and 10 touchdowns as a sophomore ... coached by Jayson Roberts ... recruited by Tony Elliott and Jeff Scott ... signed Feb. 4, 2015 ... born Aug. 9, 1996.