In addition to Florida State, Featherston had offers from Auburn, Clemson, Florida, Miami, Notre Dame, Oregon, South Carolina and a few others. Featherston had narrowed his list down to Florida State, Clemson and Florida recently.
He will be an early enrollee and will attend classes at Florida State next week. Featherston will be allowed to participate in spring practice, but it is unknown how much he will be able to contribute due to a knee injury.
The 6-foot-7, 220-pound Featherston is the No. 38 rated defensive end in the country. Featherston is currently attending the Under Armour All-American game.