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Augustus Edwards did what he does best he rushed.Edwards was the first player to fax his letter of intent to Miami on Wednesday morning, giving the Hurricanes a good start just minutes after the start on National Signing Day.The 6-1, 210 pounder from Staten Island, N.Y. (Tottenville HS) not only gives the Canes a talented runner, he helps fill a need behind sophomore-to-be Duke Johnson.The other early signees included quarterback Kevin Olsen, defensve end Alquadin Muhammad, and local products CB Artie Burns and S Jamal Carter.OG Alex Gall and RB Ray Lewis III, son of the former Canes great, also signed.Announcement times:Matthew Thomas 9:15 a.m. ETDenver Kirkland 9:20 a.m. ETStacey Coley 11:05 a.m. ETKeith Bryant 1:30 p.m. ETJermaine Grace 2 p.m. ETMiami Hurricanes signees (as of 8:45 a.m. ET) Player Pos. Ht Wt Stars Scout RankArtie Burns CB 6-1 190 4-star 17Jamal Carter S 6-1 185 4-star 17Augustus Edwards RB 6-1 210 47Alex Gall OG 6-5 295 17Ray Lewis III RB 5-9 185 99Alquadin Muhammad DE 6-3 230 8Kevin Olsen QB 6-3 189 4-star 4
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