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Florida State transfer Marcus Lewis has happy homecoming in Maryland spring game

Florida State transfer Marcus Lewis has happy homecoming in Maryland spring game

Even after he left his family in Prince George’s County for Florida State three years ago, cornerback Marcus Lewis had strong ties to the rebuilding of the Maryland football program.

DJ Durkin, who as an assistant coach at Florida had recruited Lewis at Gonzaga High in Washington, was hired after Lewis’ freshman year to coach the Terps.

JC Jackson, who started his career as a Gator, had befriended Lewis during the recruiting process and the two cornerbacks had kept in touch after Jackson transferred to Maryland before Durkin’s first season.

Lewis might have even played with Jackson while Durkin was still on the staff at Florida had he not flipped his commitment to the...

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