Three-star Daniel Burns (Fairfield, Ohio/Fairfield) committed Thursday to play for head coach Charlie Strong's Cardinals, according to multiple reports. He's Louisville's third pledge along the offensive line for 2014.
Burns, a massive 6-foot-7, 318-pound blocker, also holds scholarship offers from Akron, Bowling Green, Iowa State, Kent State, Maryland, Miami (Ohio), Michigan State, Nebraska, Ohio, Pittsburgh, Purdue, Toledo and West Virginia. Michigan, Northwestern and Wisconsin showed interest.
He registered an electronically timed 5.41 40-yard dash, 5.00 20-yard shuttle, 20-inch vertical, 33-foot power throw and 62.85 SPARQ this spring at a Nike combine.
Louisville currently sits at No. 18 in the ESPN RecruitingNation class rankings. The Cardinals have 18 total verbal pledges.