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STANFORD SAMUELS III

#8

Player profile

position
Defensive Back
height
6'2"
weight
169
year
Freshman
hometown
Pembroke Pines, Fla.
high school
Flanagan

PERSONAL:

Consensus top five cornerback prospect in the nation and rated a five-star, No. 10 nationally and No. 2 cornerback by Scout…ranks No. 37 overall and No. 5 corner by 247Sports, No. 42 overall and No. 5 cornerback by Rivals, and No. 31 on the ESPN300…invited to the Under Armour All-America Game and ‘The Opening’…the 2016 All-Broward Defensive Player of the Year from the Sun-Sentinel…named to the 2016 All-USA Today Florida first team…a Seminole legacy, his father, Stanford Samuels Jr., played at FSU from 1999-2003 and coaches at Flanagan…led Flanagan to a state championship as a junior in 2015, sealing the victory with a pick-six…chose Florida State over offers from Alabama, Michigan, and Georgia, among others.