Class of 2019 Athlete Dean Engram Garnering Attention With His Versatility

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Dean Engram‘s versatility makes him an interesting prospect for the Class of 2019. (Photo via @TheRealDean__ on Twitter)

The way he’s all over the field, it seems like there isn’t a position Gonzaga (Washington D.C.) 2019 athlete Dean Engram hasn’t played. Short of kicking and playing in the trenches, that’s mostly true.

Engram, rated three stars by, has played in the slot and outside as a wide receiver, cornerback, kick returner, punt returner, safety and even a little at quarterback on certain plays. There’s 10 offers in so far (including Virginia Tech), but for Engram, it’s a matter of going at his own pace, even if that’s fast on the field.

Where he’ll play, though, is still up for debate.

“They pretty much give me the choice,” Engram said of the schools that have offered. “I’ll pretty much play wherever in college. I just want to play whenever I can.”

Engram has seen three schools so far — Virginia Tech, Penn State and Pittsburgh. He got a glimpse of the Hokies last summer when he and his team took part in a seven-on-seven tournament ,and again when he visited in April for a spring practice. Virginia Tech offered in January 2017.

“I like the campus and we walked around a