Utah was able to flip former FIU commit three-star OLB Donavan Thompson. Thompson is 5-10, 214 with a 31.2" vertical from Miami Central HS (Miami, Fla.). He had offers from local schools FIU and UCF in addition to Power 5 teams Arkansas and Oregon State. His primary recruiter was assistant head coach Dennis Erickson. Thompson is a tackling machine and is always around the football.