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Meet Maryland wide receiver commitment Deon Long

Meet Maryland wide receiver commitment Deon Long

Before his record-breaking sophomore season at Iowa Western Community College, Deon Long spent his summer days working out and running routes with Maryland quarterback Ricardo Young and wide receiver Stefon Diggs. The offseason workouts clearly paid off, with Long catching 25 touchdown passes in leading Iowa Western to the National Junior College Athletic Association championship, and Diggs emerging as one of the most electric wide receivers in college football. This fall, Long and Diggs will team up with the Terps, and the obvious question will be this: How will opposing defenses stop those Maryland receivers?   “They’re not going to be able to. That’s my...