Duke Dawson: Signed to Florida on Feb. 5, 2014

Rating: ESPN 4*/Rivals 4*

Player Info

Position: DB

Height: 5'10''
Weight: 191

Hometown: Cross City, Fla.

High school: Dixie County

Class: 2014

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Player History

Colleges considering:
Florida, Florida State

Verbally Committed to:

  • Florida on Jan. 8, 2013

Recruiting Report


Twitter: @DaWsOnBoY_6

Early enrollee

Officially visited UF on Dec. 13 for Florida's annual football banquet

Attended UF summer camp, Friday Night Lights and the Tennessee game


Senior season: 41 tackles and two interceptions

Junior season: 43 tackles, two interceptions, two fumbles recoveries and two forced fumbles


Semper Fidelis All-American

Named to the Florida Class 1A First-Team All-State defense

Member of the Rivals250 and ESPN300

Ranked the No. 16 cornerback and No. 207 overall prospect by ESPN

Ranked the No. 9 cornerback and No. 148 overall prospect by Rivals

Competed in the 2013 Under Armour Combine, the IMG 7-on-7 tournament and The Opening