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NameVideoPosHtWtHometown (Last School)
Drew BergerVideoLB6-1220Coeur d'Alene, Idaho (Coeur d'Alene High School)
Ladarryl BlairVideoCB5-11180Dallas, Texas (South Oak Cliff High School)
Akilian ButlerVideoWR5-10180Dallas, Texas (West Mesquite High School)
Raymond FordVideoCB6-0175Los Angeles, Calif. (Junipero Serra High School/Riverside CC)
Marquis HendrixVideoLB6-1225Ocala, Fla. (Trinity Catholic High School)
Tyler HortonVideoCB6-1175Fresno, Calif. (Edison High School)
Darreon JacksonVideoS6-1185Derby, Kan. (Derby High School)
Bryan JeffersonVideoWR6-1190Leesburg, Fla. (Leesburg High School)
Garrett LarsonVideoOL6-5275Fruitland, Idaho (Fruitland High School)
Matt LocherVideoDL6-3250Los Alamitos, Calif. (Los Alamitos High School)
Kameron MilesVideoS6-2207Dallas, Texas (West Mesquite High School/Texas A&M/Butler CC)
John MolchonVideoOL6-6275Las Vegas, Nev. (Faith Lutheran High School)
Matt PistoneVideoTE6-4230Yuma, Ariz. (Yuma Catholic High School)
Eric QuevedoVideoOL6-5280West Covina, Calif. (West Covina High School)
Donzale RoddieVideoCB5-11175Compton, Calif. (Paramount High School)
Brett RypienVideoQB6-2185Spokane, Wash. (Shadle Park High School)
Raymond SheardVideoRB6-1200Arlington, Texas (Arlington High School)
Evan TylerVideoS6-2180Corona, Calif. (Eleanor Roosevelt High School)
Riley WhimpeyVideoLB6-2205San Clemente, Calif. (San Clemente High School)
Sam WhitneyVideoDL6-3235Folsom, Calif. (Folsom High School)
Damion WrightVideoS6-1185Los Angeles, Calif. (Bishop Mora Salesian High School)

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Tyler Horton
CB | 6-1 | 175 | Fresno, Calif. (Edison High School)

High School: Three-star recruit per Scout.com rated No. 64 nationally at his position...also rated No. 12 at cornerback in the West and No. 9 in California...three-star recruit per Rivals.com...three-star recruit per 247Sports Composite...named to the Fresno Bee Fab 50 following his final prep campaign...earned Most Valuable Player honors at the DBGuru All-Star Game, returning two interceptions for touchdowns...helped lead his squad to the Division I SoCal Regional finals as a senior...played cornerback, wide receiver and returned punts...hauled in four interceptions...as a junior, registered nine interceptions, returning four for touchdowns en route to first-team All-County-Metro honors.

Darreon Jackson
S | 6-1 | 185 | Derby, Kan. (Derby High School)

High School: Three-star recruit per Scout.com is also the top-rated individual at his position in the state of Kansas, No. 22 in the Midland Region and No. 100 nationally...three-star recruit per Rivals.com rated No. 9 overall in Kansas...three-star recruit per ESPN rated No. 12 overall in Kansas...three-star recruit per 247Sports rated No. 10 overall in Kansas...named AVCTL-I Defensive Most Valuable Player and first-team all-league on both offense and special teams at Derby High School as a senior...recorded 126 tackles, five interceptions, two forced fumbles and five fumble recoveries...also had two punt returns for touchdowns and two kick returns for touchdowns...scored seven touchdowns without taking an offensive snap...was also named all-state...junior season competed for Mesquite Horn High School in Texas...named first-team all-district at outside linebacker and was honorable mention 5A All-State...registered 89 tackles, four interceptions, five forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries.

Damion Wright
S | 6-1 | 185 | Los Angeles, Calif. (Bishop Mora Salesian High School)

High School: Three-star recruit per Scout.com rated No. 13 in California and No. 17 in the West Region at safety...three-star recruit per Rivals.com...three-star recruit per ESPN...three-star recruit per 247Sports...named to All-Angelus League First Team as a senior...helped lead Salesian to a run to the CIF Southern Section Southeastern Division semifinals in 2014...prior to his time at Bishop Mora Salesian, Wright played at Jurupa Hills High School, where in 2013 he passed for 2,512 yards and 22 touchdowns while rushing for 1,001 yards and 18 touchdowns...led Jurupa Hills to the CIF East Valley Division title, the school's first, that season...was named All-CIF Southern Section East Valley Division Offensive Player of the Year...earned spots on All-Inland Empire Second Team, All-Mountain Valley League Second Team in 2012...named to All-Mountain Valley League Second Team as a freshman in 2011.

Eric Quevedo
OL | 6-5 | 280 | West Covina, Calif. (West Covina High School)

High School: Three-star recruit per Scout.com...three-star recruit per Rivals.com...three-star recruit per 247Sports...first offensive lineman to earn Offensive Most Valuable Player honors in the Hacienda League as a senior...was also named All-CIF Southern Section First Team and earned a spot on the 2014 San Gabriel Valley Tribune All-Area Team...selected to the All-Hacienda League First Team in 2013 and 2014, honorable mention in 2012...helped West Covina reach the second round of the CIF playoffs in 2014...part of an offensive line that paved the way for the Bulldogs to rush for 3,155 yards in 2014.

Evan Tyler
S | 6-2 | 180 | Corona, Calif. (Eleanor Roosevelt High School)

High School: Three-star recruit per Scout.com rated No. 15 in California and No. 21 in the West Region at safety...three-star recruit per Rivals.com...three-star recruit per ESPN...three-star recruit per 247Sports rated No. 43 safety nationally and No. 77 overall in California...team captain was named to the All-Big VIII First Team and All-Inland Area honorable mention as a senior...made 51 tackles (38 solo) as a safety in 2014...as a junior in 2013 recorded 84 tackles (65 solo) along with a sack over eight games...picked up 51 tackles as a sophomore...concluded his prep career as his school's all-time tackles leader...also a standout in track and field, winning the league championship and finishing as a CIF finalist in the 400m (49.5) as a sophomore...junior year won another league title in the 400m (48.1).

Riley Whimpey
LB | 6-2 | 205 | San Clemente, Calif. (San Clemente High School)

High School: Three-star recruit per Scout.com rated No. 15 in California and No. 24 in the West Region at outside linebacker...named CIF Southern Section Southwest Division Co-Defensive Player of the Year while claiming the same honor from the Sea View League...earned spot on All-Orange County First Team from the Orange County Register...set the San Clemente record with 172 tackles over 14 games in 2014, leading the Tritons to the league title...spent first three years as a prep at Lone Peak High School in Utah...recorded 101 tackles for Lone Peak in 2013 as the team reached the 5A state semifinals...named to Utah's 5A All-State Second Team as well as first-team academic all-region as a junior...older brothers Kevin and Kyle played at Utah State...will take his LDS mission after high-school graduation and return to the Broncos in 2017.

Donzale Roddie
CB | 5-11 | 175 | Compton, Calif. (Paramount High School)

High School: Three-star recruit per Scout.com rated No. 22 in California and No. 25 in the West at cornerback...three-star recruit per Rivals.com...three-star recruit per ESPN rated No. 80 overall in California...three-star recruit per 247Sports...caught 28 passes for 611 yards and nine touchdowns as a senior in 2014...helped lead Paramount to the CIF Southern Section quarterfinals in 2014...played in the DBGuru All-Star Game...hauled in 30 balls for 514 yards and seven touchdowns as a junior in 2013, and on defense made 36 tackles with an interception.

Matt Locher
DL | 6-3 | 250 | Los Alamitos, Calif. (Los Alamitos High School)

High School: Three-star recruit per Scout.com rated No. 47 nationally, No. 10 in the West and No. 6 in California at middle linebacker...three-star recruit per Rivals.com...three-star recruit per 247 Sports Composite...named Orange County Register Defensive Player of the Year...named to All-CIF Southern Section Team (West Valley Division) in 2014...Sunset League co-MVP and All-Sunset League First Team as a senior in 2014...was also MaxPreps All-State First Team, All-CIF West Valley Division and Press Telegram Dream Team...registered 155 tackles, seven sacks, an interception and a fumble recovery during his final prep campaign...also rushed for 233 yards and nine touchdowns on offense...helped lead Griffins to the Sunset League title in 2014 with a perfect 5-0 league mark...missed all but one game as a junior in 2013 due to a foot injury...sophomore season named his squad's Varsity Rookie of the Year and garnered second-team all-league honors...recorded 144 tackles, three fumble recoveries and two interceptions.

John Molchon
OL | 6-6 | 275 | Las Vegas, Nev. (Faith Lutheran High School)

High School: Three-star recruit per Scout.com rated No. 1 in Nevada and No. 27 in the West Region at offensive tackle...rated No. 8 overall in Nevada by Rivals.com...three-star recruit per ESPN rated No. 9 overall in Nevada...rated No. 10 overall in Nevada by 247Sports...two-time Nevada 1-A All-State Team (2013 and 2014)...named Division 1-A Lineman of the Year in 2013 after leading Faith Lutheran to its first state title...Sunset League Lineman of the Year as a senior...team reached the quarterfinals of the state playoffs in 2014...spent time as a tight end and a blocking back before being moved to offensive tackle at Faith Lutheran...named all-conference in 2012...also earned three varsity letters in basketball.

Sam Whitney
DL | 6-3 | 235 | Folsom, Calif. (Folsom High School)

High School: Three-star recruit per Scout.com rated No. 7 in California and No. 18 in the West Region at defensive end...two-way started for Folsom High School, also playing center along the offensive line...selected to MaxPreps' California All-State Second Team and All-CIF Sac-Joaquin Section First Team in 2014...named the Sacramento Bee's All-Metro Defensive Player of the Year and league MVP in 2014, recording 13 sacks among his 47 tackles as Folsom went 16-0 and captured the CIF Division I state title...also garnered first-team All-NorCal...finished his junior season with 39 tackles and 4.0 sacks...named league lineman of the year, first-team All-Metro and second-team All-NorCal...during his three-year varsity career Folsom went 44-2.

Drew Berger
LB | 6-1 | 220 | Coeur d'Alene, Idaho (Coeur d'Alene High School)

High School: Three-year letterwinner at Coeur d'Alene High School...four-star recruit per 247Sports rated No. 8 nationally at his position and No. 2 overall in Idaho...three-star recruit is the highest-rated individual in the state of Idaho per Scout.com...also rated 28th nationally at middle linebacker by Scout, and the fifth-best in the West Region...three-star recruit per Rivals.com...three-star recruit per ESPN rated No. 3 overall in Idaho and No. 45 at inside linebacker nationally...selected to play in the Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl following a senior campaign that included 93 tackles, nine tackles-for-loss, three sacks and three interceptions...also led the Vikings with 549 rushing yards and six touchdowns, leading Coeur d'Alene HS to the Division 5A IHSAA Playoffs...named to the Idaho Statesman 5A All-Idaho First Team on defense...also named All-Inland Empire League First Team (5A)...led Coeur d'Alene to the 5A championship as a junior, picking up 83 tackles and nine TFLs along the way...named first-team all-league...Vikings finished runner-up in the state playoffs during his sophomore year.

Garrett Larson
OL | 6-5 | 275 | Fruitland, Idaho (Fruitland High School)

High School: Three-star recruit per Scout.com is also the top-rated offensive tackle in the state of Idaho, No. 18 in the West Region and No. 92 nationally...three-star recruit per 247Sports Composite rated No. 4 overall in Idaho...two-way starter at offensive and defensive tackle for Fruitland...started 48 straight games on the offensive line...helped lead Fruitland to the state championship game in each of his four varsity seasons...part of an offensive line that plowed the way for Fruitland to average 290 rushing yards and 33.3 points per game in 2014...named 3A All-Idaho First Team from 2012-14...four-time 3A All-Snake River Valley selection, earning first-team honors from 2012-14...played prep ball with current Broncos Alec Dhaenens and Joey Martarano...wrestled for three seasons at Fruitland...won the Idaho state title at heavyweight as Fruitland captured the school's first wrestling state championship.

Matt Pistone
TE | 6-4 | 230 | Yuma, Ariz. (Yuma Catholic High School)

High School: Three-star recruit per Scout.com rated No. 1 in Arizona, No. 7 in the West Region and No. 35 nationally at tight end...three-star recruit per Rivals.com rated No. 14 overall in Arizona...three-star recruit per ESPN rated No. 8 overall in Arizona and No. 15 nationally at his position...three-star recruit per 247Sports rated No. 28 nationally at tight end and No. 18 overall in Arizona...helped lead Shamrocks to back-to-back state titles in 2013 and 2014...finished his prep career with 74 catches for 1,036 yards and 26 touchdowns...as a senior was named to Arizona FCA's 2014 All-State Top 25 (all divisions) Team...two-time Arizona FCA Division V All-State Team selection (2013-14)...caught 27 passes for 374 yards and eight touchdowns on offense in 2013, while as a defensive end racked up 84 tackles and 14.5 sacks...also played basketball at Yuma Catholic.

Ladarryl Blair
CB | 5-11 | 180 | Dallas, Texas (South Oak Cliff High School)

High School: Three-star recruit rated one of the top 30 wide receivers from the Midland Region per Scout.com...ranked 27th at his position in the state of Texas (Scout)...three-star recruit per Rivals.com...three-star recruit per ESPN...three-star recruit per 247Sports...played his senior season for South Oak Cliff High School after transferring from Dallas Kimball High School...in his final prep campaign, caught 33 passes for 447 yards and seven touchdowns, and rushed 24 times for 171 yards and three scores...named first-team all-district...played quarterback as a junior, throwing for more than 1,300 yards and 14 touchdowns...dual threat also rushed for more than 700 yards...defensively, recorded 18 tackles and three pass break-ups...named first-team all-district and second-team all-area...sophomore season registered 72 tackles, four interceptions, seven pass break-ups and three forced fumbles en route to honorable mention all-district honors at cornerback.

Raymond Sheard
RB | 6-1 | 200 | Arlington, Texas (Arlington High School)

High School: Three-star recruit per Scout.com rated No. 15 in Texas, No. 15 in the Midlands Region and No. 73 nationally at running back...three-star recruit per 247Sports...selected to All-District 4-6A First Team as a senior...ran for 1,502 yards with 17 touchdowns on 211 carries in 2014, averaging 7.1 yards per carry...earned second-team All-District 3-5A spot in 2013 after rushing for 951 yards and eight touchdowns...named District 3-5A Offensive Newcomer of the Year in 2012 after rushing for 672 yards and nine touchdowns for Arlington...also ran track for Arlington, winning the District 4-5A Championship in the 100 and 200 meters as a sophomore.

Akilian Butler
WR | 5-10 | 180 | Dallas, Texas (West Mesquite High School)

High School: Three-star recruit rated one of the top 25 wide receivers from the Midland Region per Scout.com...rated 25th at his position in the state of Texas (Scout)...three-star recruit per Rivals.com...three-star recruit per ESPN...three-star recruit per 247Sports...helped lead West Mesquite High School to a 9-3 record and the second round of the Texas 5A Division I Playoffs...finished the year with 48 catches for 686 yards and 12 touchdowns, garnering a third-straight first-team 10-4A All-District accolade...as a junior caught 37 passes for 447 yards and five touchdowns, leading his squad to the playoffs...sophomore year caught 29 passes for 399 yards and three scores...member of the A-B Honor Roll.

Marquis Hendrix
LB | 6-1 | 225 | Ocala, Fla. (Trinity Catholic High School)

High School: Three-star recruit rated the No. 21 middle linebacker in the South and No. 10 in Florida per Scout.com...three-time first-team all-county honoree also garnered second-team all-state honors as a senior...recorded 129 tackles and three sacks during his final prep campaign...two-way player also carried five times, scoring four touchdowns...junior season registered 122 tackles, 14 tackles-for-loss and 8.5 sacks...blocked three punts as a senior and two as a junior...sophomore season had 125 stops, 14 tackles-for-loss and three sacks.

Bryan Jefferson
WR | 6-1 | 190 | Leesburg, Fla. (Leesburg High School)

High School: Three-star recruit per ESPN...three-star recruit per 247Sports rated No. 48 athlete overall nationally and No. 74 overall in Florida...team captain hauled in 42 catches for 801 yards and eight touchdowns as a senior...junior season caught 41 passes for 609 yards and five touchdowns, helping to lead his squad to a district championship and the second round of the 6A playoffs...sophomore season caught 41 passes for 551 yards and five touchdowns, as team finished as district runner-up.

Raymond Ford
CB | 6-0 | 175 | Los Angeles, Calif. (Junipero Serra High School/Riverside Community College)

Junior College: SOPHOMORE (2014): Three-star recruit per Scout.com...three-star recruit per 247Sports...played in 12 games, ranking third on the team with 59 tackles (40 solo), including three tackles-for-loss...intercepted a team-high six passes on the season and ranked second with nine pass break-ups. FRESHMAN (2013): Played in eight games, recording 34 tackles (26 solo)...ranked tied for second on the team with four interceptions, returning one for a touchdown...also broke up four passes and recovered a fumble.

High School: Four-star recruit per 247Sports rated the No. 13 cornerback in the country...three-star recruit per Prepstar.com, Rivals.com and Scout.com...rated No. 35 cornerback nationally per ESPNU and No. 38 nationally per Scout.com...limited to just seven games during his final prep campaign due to injury, but still garnered all-region honors from Prepstar.com after registering 34 tackles, one interception and eight pass break-ups...also caught 14 passes for 203 yards on offense...led Junipero Serro High School to an 8-3 record and a second-straight Mission League title...junior year garnered first-team all-state, first-team All-Southern Section and first-team All-Mission League honors...recorded 45 tackles, five interceptions and 15 PBUs...returned one of the interceptions 77 yards for a touchdown...offensively, caught 16 passes for 334 yards and three touchdowns...led JSHS to a 14-1 overall record, and in addition to a league title, squad also won the Southern Section Western Division title, earning a berth into the California State Division II Bowl.

Kameron Miles
S | 6-2 | 207 | Dallas, Texas (West Mesquite High School/Texas A&M/Butler CC)

Butler Community College (2014/RS Freshman): Member of Scout.com's Juco Top 100 (No. 63) coming out of junior college...ranked No. 28 amongst junior college prospects by 247sports...four-star recruit per 247sports...three-star recruit per Scout.com...helped lead Butler to an 8-3 record...recorded 50 tackles (27 solo) with two pass break-ups and 4.5 tackles-for-loss.

Texas A&M (2013): Redshirt season.

High School: Rated a four-star recruit by ESPN.com, Rivals.com and Scout.com coming out of high school...ESPN and Rivals.com graded him the No. 13 safety overall in his class while Scout.com had him 10th...U.S. Army All-American during his senior season, and was also named first-team All-District 10-4A, 4A second-team All-State Academic, 4A All-Region II First Team (TXHSFB) and second-team All-Area (Dallas Morning News) during his final prep campaign...registered 85 tackles, hauled in four interceptions and recorded seven pass break-ups...high school teammate of current Bronco Dylan Sumner-Gardner.

Brett Rypien
QB | 6-2 | 185 | Spokane, Wash. (Shadle Park High School)

High School: Consensus four-star recruit, per ESPN, Scout.com, Rivals.com and 247Sports...is also a consensus top 15 quarterback nationally by the four recruiting services...member of the Scout 300 (No. 218)...graduated a semester early and enrolled at Boise State for spring semester in 2015...at the time of his signing, rated eighth nationally at his position by Rivals, while 247Sports had him ninth and ESPN and Scout each had him 14th...named Parade All-American honorable mention...was named the Washington State Player of the Year by the Seattle Times and the Tacoma News Tribune...was also voted the Associated Press 3A State Player of the Year...concluded his career as the state passing leader, amassing 13,044 yards...also combined for 134 touchdowns...the yardage total is also the eighth-most by a quarterback nationally...included were a state single-season record of 4,552 yards during his senior season...also threw 50 touchdowns in his final prep campaign...rushed for 400 yards and a touchdown...over his first three seasons, had already thrown for more than 8,500 yards and 90 touchdowns, breaking the record of 4,965 yards passing in Greater Spokane League games held by his uncle, Super Bowl XXVI MVP Mark Rypien...was honored as the 2013 Junior Male Athlete of the Year, as voted by the Inland Northwest Sportswriters and Broadcasters...earned the recognition in part due to his performance on the gridiron, throwing for 3,266 yards and 46 touchdowns while leading the Highlanders to a share of the Greater Spokane League (GSL) title and a run to the semifinals of the State 3A Tournament...set the state single-game passing yardage record with 613 yards...also threw for eight touchdowns twice, sharing the state single-game record with former Bronco quarterback Kellen Moore...also played baseball for Shadle Park.


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