DE Bowers living up to expectations. http://www.profootballweekly.com/2011/02/10/de-bowers-living-up-to-expectations Related Stories2011 Scouting Combine invitation list drafta51ClemsonDa'Quan BowersFeatured-hometop-storyYahoo Posted Feb. 10, 2011 @ 10:19 a.m. ET By Andrew Struckmeyer Da'Quan Bowers has been the most talented player on the football field for most of his career. Bowers was the top-rated recruit by ESPN coming out of Bamberg-Ehrhardt High School in South Carolina. However, it took the loss of a close friend for Bowers to translate that talent into production. For Bowers, the decision to get into football was a family matter. He picked up the sport at age 6, and became more passionate about the game as he matured.