Offer Report: Five new 2017 offers from Notre Dame

IRISH STEW

Tyler James
South Bend Tribune

More 2017 recruits landed scholarship offer from Notre Dame on Friday. ND Insider takes a closer look at the five recruits who reported new Irish offers.

• DE DEONTE “DJ” JOHNSON, 6-5, 240; SACRAMENTO (CALIF.) BURBANK.

Junior stats: 87 tackles, 32 tackles for a loss, 14.5 sacks and five forced fumbles.

Rivals: Four stars, No. 12 weakside defensive end.

247Sports: Four stars, No. 12 weakside defensive end.

Top offers: USC, Oregon, Georgia, Michigan and Oklahoma.

I'm Blessed to receive offer #24 from the Fighting Irish @HamiltonESPN@JHopkins247@adamgorney@BrandonHuffmanpic.twitter.com/9yTU883X2Y

— Deonte DJ Johnson (@King_DJ01) February 19, 2016

• DE JORDAN WILLIAMS, 6-5, 245; Virginia Beach (Va.) Cox.

247Sports: Four stars, No. 8 weakside defensive end.

Rivals: Four stars, No. 11 strongside defensive end.

Top offers: Clemson, Georgia, USC, North Carolina and Virginia Tech.

Beyond Blessed To Say I Have Received My 19th Offer From The University Of Notre Dame #FightingIrish#GoIrishpic.twitter.com/w3mJaB8kNJ

— Jordan Williams (@_blessed_23) February 19, 2016

• DT MARLON TUIPULOTU, 6-2, 275; INDEPENDENCE (ORE.) CENTRAL

Junior stats: 78 tackles, 28 tackles for a loss, 13 sacks and two interceptions.

247Sports: Four stars, No. 5 defensive tackle.

Rivals: Three stars, No. 21 defensive tackle.

Top offers: Oregon, USC, Utah, Nebraska, Washington.

Blessed to say i recieved my #13th offer from Notre Dame! ☘ pic.twitter.com/Y0cHbNms36

— Marlon Tuipulotu (@marlont_51) February 20, 2016

• CB AJ TERRELL, 6-2, 170; ATLANTA WESTLAKE.

Junior stats: 53 tackles, 16 pass breakups and two interceptions; 18 receptions for 273 yards and five touchdowns.

247Sports: Four stars, No. 14 cornerback.

Rivals: Three stars, No. 29 cornerback.

Top offers: Georgia, Clemson, Auburn, Florida, North Carolina.

Just received an offer from Notre Dame #FightingIrishpic.twitter.com/XAN8gNiZQ0

— AJ8️⃣Terrell (@terrellaj56) February 19, 2016

• CB ELIJAH GATES, 5-10; 170; BUENA PARK (CALIF.) HIGH.

Junior stats: 33 catches for 747 yards and 10 touchdowns; 19 tackles, seven pass breakups and one forced fumble.

247Sports: Three stars, No. 51 cornerback.

Rivals: Three stars, No. 48 overall in California.

Top offers: UCLA, Oregon, Arizona State, Nebraska and California.

Cornerback Elijah Gates reported a Notre Dame offer Friday after hearing from Irish associate head coach Mike Denbrock. (Photo courtesy of Student Sports)