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Perkins hopes to leave this summer

Teams are always looking for big, physical defensive backs who can play both safety and corner and Highland's Demarkus Perkins (6-2, 200) is just such a player. The talented DB wants schools to know he can leave this summer with four years to play three and hopes a school will give him a chance at realizing his dream of playing D-1 college football...

Perkins was a standout prep at Southeast High School in Bradenton, Florida, but was young and as he states it, not ready to play big-time college football. "I was only 17 when I graduated and I wasn't ready to face that on a day to day basis," Perkins told JCFootball.com. "I had a couple of friends who had played JC football and they said that going to Highland was a great opportunity for me. "I...

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