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    5  Nyles Morgan  


    Crete, IL

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    Height / Weight:
    6-1 / 230


    HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: First-team linebacker on USA Today All-USA prep All-America squad for 2013 ... ranked as 34th player nationally by Scout.com, 54th by both Tom Lemming/CBS Sports, 75th by both ESPN and Rivals.com and 97th by 247Sports ... Chicago Tribune and Illinois High School Football Coaches Association Class 6A first-team all-state linebacker ... chosen for Chicago Sun-Times all-area squad for 2013 ... two-time pick as Northwest Indiana Times Defensive Player of the Year as both a junior and senior in 2012 and 2013 ... named to Northwest Indiana Times all-area squad as both a junior and senior ... all-Southland Athletic Conference pick for 2013 and first-team all-area linebacker by Southtown Star ... made 115 tackles, 12 tackles for loss and had four sacks, two forced fumbles as senior in 2013 on 8-2 squad at Crete-Monee High School in Crete, Ill. ... returned his only 2013 interception for a TD in a playoff game versus Providence ... helped Crete-Monee to Illinois Class 6A state title as a junior in 2012 with 14-0 record, as his forced fumble in the championship game shifted momentum ... Crete-Monee defense in 2012 allowed only four regular-season TDs ... made 107 tackles, 73 of them solo, to go with 13 tackles for loss, four sacks, two interceptions, three forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries as a junior in 2012 ... three-year starter who helped Crete-Monee to 40-2 record over those seasons ... played in U.S. Army All-America Bowl in San Antonio, making three tackles and sharing a tackle for loss for West squad ... father Thomas played football at Western Illinois ... enrolled in First Year of Studies.

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