Scout Premium Content

Ohio Kicker Detmer Enjoys Illinois Visit

With students away from campus for the holidays, the Fighting Illini invited fewer recruits for official visits this past weekend. Among those who did make the trip was Ohio placekicker J.D. Detmer. The Toledo commitment has been interested in the Illini for awhile and made the trip with Toledo's knowledge.

J.D. Detmer had an outstanding career at Hilliard Davidson high school, Hilliard, Ohio. "As a team, we won the state championship last year and made the semis this year," Detmer remembers. "Personally, I got first team All-State this year and won a couple awards last year. "I had a long field goal of 49 yards last year and 47 yards this year. I was 13 of 16 on field goals this year. I... Recommended Stories

  • Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…

  • Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.

  • Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…

  • Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…

  • As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.

Up Next