As signing day looms, East Carolina has secured two verbal commitments from Grady High School (Atlanta), multiple sources report. Three-star tight end Darren Dowdell chose the Pirates over offers from Ball State, Florida International, Georgia Tech, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisville, Middle Tennessee State, North Carolina State, South Alabama and Wake Forest.
about 1301 days ago | RecruitingNation | NCF On The Trail
For a while now, three-star TE Darren Dowdell (Atlanta/Grady) was expected to continue his education in the SEC at Kentucky. Since September, when Dowdell made his original commitment to the Wildcats, he simply figured that was the next step.
about 1312 days ago | Corey Dowlar | NCF On The Trail
After reeling in close to 50 catches and 10 touchdowns at tight end last year, Darren Dowdell (Atlanta/Grady) was able to snag double-digit FBS offers. On Sunday, he decided to seize the opportunity to continue playing tight end in the SEC, alongside former Grady standout Marcus Caffey and DeAngelo Yancey (Atlanta/Mays), another local offensive standout.
about 1427 days ago | Kipp Adams | NCF On The Trail