HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Deion Belue proved to be a playmaker in high school on both the offensive and defensive sides of the ball ... rated as the No. 7 player in the state of Alabama by The Tuscaloosa News and was No. 16 in The Mobile Press-Register's Elite 18 ... listed as the No. 21 cornerback nationally by Scout.com and the No. 39 athlete by ESPNU ... a two-time Alabama Sports Writers Association 4A All-State selection, named as a defensive back in 2008 and an athlete in 2009 ... the No. 12 player in The Birmingham News Super Senior postseason rankings ... an All-Southeast Region selection by PrepStar ... competed in the Alabama/Mississippi High School All-State Game ... recorded 70 tackles as a junior in 2008 with four interceptions - with two returned for touchdowns ... also returned two punts and one kickoff for touchdowns while hauling in over 800 yards receiving and five touchdowns ... chose Alabama over Auburn, UAB and Southern Mississippi.