Ahmad Johnson, a prep standout from the state of Mississippi, intends to play his college football for the Louisiana Ragin' Cajuns.

An inside linebacker who attends Pelahatchie Attendance Center in Pelahatchie, Mississippi, Johnson gave a verbal pledge to Louisiana on Thursday.

The 6-foot-1, 210-pound Johnson is currently a senior and is scheduled to graduate high school next spring.

Johnson was also reportedly offered by such schools as Indiana, Tennessee, Southern Miss, Austin Peay, and South Alabama.