Plaxico Burress’ son, Elijah, makes commitment to Notre Dame

Elijah Burress, son of NFL legend Plaxico Burress, has announced his decision to pursue his college football career at Notre Dame. Standing at 6 feet 1 inch, Elijah is a junior wide receiver at DePaul Catholic High School in Wayne, New Jersey. His commitment to Notre Dame marks a significant addition to the school’s already impressive recruiting class for 2025.

Notre Dame’s recruitment efforts have also secured Ivan Taylor, the son of former NFL player Ike Taylor and a cornerback. Ike Taylor was a teammate of Plaxico Burress during his time in the NFL.

Plaxico Burress had a successful NFL career after playing college football at Michigan State. He played for the Steelers, Giants, and Jets before retiring in 2018. One of his most memorable moments was catching the game-winning touchdown pass in Super Bowl XLII, which he celebrated with his son, Elijah, on the field.

Elijah’s commitment to Notre Dame reflects the continuation of his family’s legacy in football and adds to their impressive list of alumni who have played in the NFL. His talent will undoubtedly contribute to the success of the team in the future as he looks forward to joining Notre Dame’s prestigious football program.

By Editor

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