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DFW Elite: Bama, Buckeyes, Ducks, OU, Dawgs, Aggies in hunt for elite DB Jeffery Carter

Cornerback Jeffery Carter, in action for Aledo in 2016, has transferred to Mansfield Legacy for his senior year and will help lead the Broncos into an Oct. 12 showdown with Highland Park this season.
Cornerback Jeffery Carter, in action for Aledo in 2016, has transferred to Mansfield Legacy for his senior year and will help lead the Broncos into an Oct. 12 showdown with Highland Park this season. Special to the Star-Telegram

Welcome to the DFW Elite, where we highlight recruits from across DFW.

Today we'll take a look at one of the top overall players in the state and one of the better defensive backs in the country.

Name: Jeffery Carter

School: Aledo

Position: CB/WR

Height/Weight: 6-0, 180

Committed: No

Stars: 4

247Sports Rankings: No. 125 overall, No. 13 CB, No. 19 in Texas

Rivals Rankings: No. 29 overall, No. 35 in Texas

Number of offers: 22

Schools that have offered: Texas A&M, Oklahoma, Oregon, Alabama, Arizona State, Arkansas, Baylor, Georgia, Houston, Illinois, LSU, Minnesota, Nebraska, Ohio State, Oklahoma State, Ole Miss, Oregon State, Penn State, SMU, Texas, Texas Tech, USC

Where he'll end up: He has a final six of Alabama, Georgia, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Oregon, and Texas A&M. 75 percent of 247 Crystal Ball predictions have him headed to Oregon while 17 percent have him going to Texas A&M, and 7 percent have him headed to Austin.

Insight: Since March 8, Carter has picked up offers from USC (March 8), Arizona State (March 28), and LSU (May 7). He took an official visit to College Station on April 13 and an unofficial visit to Oregon on April 21. Invited to play in the Under Armour All-American Game.

Twitter: @jcarter2133

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