On the back of CAA Media Day, Villanova Football got some good news when Darryl McDaniel committed to Villanova!
I am committed to Villanova University ⚪️ @coachferranteVU @Coach_JTrainer pic.twitter.com/ngPJl3MN4m— Darryl McDaniel (@Run__DMC20) July 26, 2016
McDaniel is a 6'0" 185 lb. defensive back who attends St. John's College High School in Washinton D.C. A safety in high school, McDaniel is an excellent tackler and reads the game well from his position. He's got good closing speed and lays a big hit when he's able to. His pass defense displays solid timing as well to arrive at the crucial moment to break up the play.
McDaniel is the sixth verbal in the class of 2017, and the first in the defensive backfield. Here are his junior highlights: