Earned Ledger-Enquirer All-Bi- City Offensive Player of the Year honors as a senior, passing for 1,567 yards and 13 touchdowns, while rushing for 742 yards and 15 touchdowns ... Class AAA Offensive Player of the Year by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and first-team All-State selection by the AJC and Georgia Sports Writers Association as a senior ... Led team to its first state championship as a senior and semifinals as a junior ... As a junior, threw for 1,300 yards and 14 scores, while adding 730 yards and 12 touchdowns on the ground ... Ranked as the No. 31 athlete nationally by Rivals.com ... Also ranked as the No. 22 prospect in Georgia by Rivals.com ... Ranked No. 32 nationally among quarterbacks by Scout.com ... The No. 40-ranked prospect from Georgia by SuperPrep ... Named to PrepStar's All-Southeast Region team.
Born Sept. 27, 1989 ... Son of Brenda and DeRon Furr, Sr.
09/24/2013 - SEPT 23 SIAC DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Deron Furr, Rover, Fort Valley State, Senior, Columbus, GA,...The senior had a game-high 17 total tackles and one pass break-up to propel Fort Valley State on defense which only allowed 188 yards of total offense to Clark Atlanta in the team's 12-9 victory over Clark Atlanta on Saturday. - SIAC football