Mountlake Terrace (Wash.) athlete Devante Downs decided to make his college choice on Thursday and…
Though Downs is rated as a three-star fullback -- the No. 1 fullback in the class -- a source told BearTerritory that he will be an athlete, able to play on both sides of the ball once he comes to Berkeley.
As a junior rushed for 1,270 yards and 23 touchdowns, while adding six sacks and 17 tackles for loss at linebacker.
Downs is a superior all-around athlete, with size and speed enough to be both an effective ball-carrier, as well as a linebacker, which is where he worked out during the summer during the NFTC circuit.
The Lynwood (Wash.) Mountlake Terrace prospect tore his ACL over the summer and will be out for his senior season, injuring the knee during Oregon State's prospect camp, as he was going to stiff-arm a cornerback.
BearTerritory.net Recommended Stories
THREE AND OUT: Rigsbee Goes Duck Hunting
BERKELEY -- Jordan Rigsbee talks about his fowl exploits in the South Bay, and previews just what he and the offensive line need to do to get back to running the ball effectively against the No. 6…Read More
HOOPS PREVIEW Tyrone Wallace Adds Versatility
BERKELEY -- The latest in our series of comprehensive Cal basketball previews focuses on long, versatile and athletic guard Tyrone Wallace, as we take a look at more film from practice.Read More
Pac-12 Hoops Media Day Notebook
SAN FRANCISCO -- Some quick hit comments from Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott on the state of the Pac-12 and some new initiatives that are coming this men's basketball season, including an update on…Read More
Week 8: Super Sleepers
Every week, Fantasy Football Expert Jeb Gorham digs in his list of rankings to find the best sleepers for deeper formats. Consider giving these players a chance, but be aware of the risk! Tampa Bay…Read More
Watch: Sailfish Goes Psycho!
Check out this classic video of Dan Larson battling an acrobatic sailfish on a trip to the world-famous Tropic Star Lodge in Panama.Read More