June 8, 2011
Eugene NIKE: Defensive standouts
The Moshofsky Center and Autzen stadium were buzzing with activity last Sunday morning as the top talent in the northwest descended upon Eugene for the Nike Football Training Camp. Nearly 300 prospects showed up to try to make an impression on the Nike coaching staff in an effort to garner more attention on the recruiting scene. Duck Sports Authority was on hand as well to bring you a closer look at the Linebacker and defensive back groups.
The energy level among the group of linebackers was high as they were very eager to show their skills. Two of the groups most promising prospects unfortunately cancelled at the last minute and were not able to attend. Grant (Portland) High School star Daniel Halversen and Liberty (Hillsboro) High School star Brett Bafaro both were unable to attend. There were several other talented players that stood out during the day however.
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