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Gaines Adams (2007-09)Danny Aiken (2011-15)Antonio Allen (2012-16)Michael Badgley (2018-21)Darryl Blackstock (2005-11)Russell Bodine (2014-18)Plaxico Burress (2000-12)Anthony Castonzo (2011-20)Erik Christensen (1956)Topper Clemons (1987)Dexter Coakley (1997-2006)Al Crow (1960)Jim Davis (2005)Tyrone Davis (1995-2002)Antonio Dingle (1999)Ernest Dixon (1994-98)John Dorsey (1984-88)Marcus Dowtin (2012-13)Darren Drozdov (1993)Jim Druckenmiller (1997-98)Rickey Dudley (1996-2004)Jacoby Ford (2010-13)Will Furrer (1992-95)Eddie George (1996-2004)Chris Gerhard (1987)Marques Hagans (2007-08)Steve Hamilton (1985-88)Marquis Haynes (2018-present)John Hilton (1965-73)Mack Hollins (2017-present)Carlos Hyde (2014-21)James Jackson (2001-05)Kareem Jackson (2010-present)Cardale Jones (2016)Robert Jones (1992-2001)Dave Kadela (2001-04)Zach Kerr (2014-21)Brian Kozlowski (1994-2007)John Lascari (1942)Brandon London (2008)Don Majkowski (1987-96)Billy McMullen (2003-08)Steve Meilinger (1956-61)Phillip Merling (2008-13)Tom Miller (1943-46)Josh Morgan (2008-14)Morgan Moses (2014-present)Don Oakes (1961-68)Roman Oben (1996-2007)Austin Pasztor (2012-18)Chris Perry (2004-08)Bobby Phillips (1995)Olsen Pierre (2017-19)Kelcy Quarles (2014)Mike Quick (1982-90)Sonny Randle (1959-68)Derek Rivers (2018-21)Tyrone Robertson (2001)Mohammed Seisay (2014)Ashley Sheppard (1993-95)C.J. Our reasoning for presenting offensive logos. Glossary, Stat Minimums, Frequently Asked Questions about the NFL and Football. Detroit (MI) produced the third-most players (16) in 2022. High Schools With the Most Active NFL Players. Seven-time Pro Bowler Torry Holt was this schools most famous NFL alum, but defense has been the calling card at Hargrave as 24 of its 32 NFL players have come from that side of the ball. Alabama - 55. They are examples of how a great high school athlete can become a first-round draft pick. Networks like ESPN and Fox Sports devote time and money to produce high school football broadcasts just as they would for college football games. That is more than any other high school in Texas, according to a report from the NFL that was released Friday. The schools best player is Hall of Fame receiver Paul Warfield while the most notable player from Harding never actually played in the NFL. Catch up on the day's news you need to know. Founded in 1856, Male Traditional High School is the oldest school on this list and the first high school established west of the Allegheny Mountains. It has no Tom Brady, but it has plenty of players at the position that Brady likes throwing to. As sports fans across the world tune into the 2020 National Football League's Draft on April 23 -25, 7 former DeSoto High School student-athletes eagerly await to hear NFL. This statistic was achieved by two former high school players from Notre Dame and one from Southern California. Lendy Holmes (2009)LaTarence Dunbar (2003)Ja'Marcus Ingram (2022-present)Rod Jones (1986-96)Joe King (1991-95)Michael Downs (1981-89)Ira Albright (1987)Egypt Allen (1987)Marvin Ayers (1987)Cornelius Dozier (1987)John Preston (1987)Durwood Roquemore (1982-87)Gary Spann (1987)Joe Hayes (1984)Wayne Morris (1976-84)Tim Collier (1976-83)Harvey Martin (1973-83)Mike Livingston (1968-79)Oscar Roan (1975-78)Ricky Wesson (1977)Danny Colbert (1974-76)Jackie Allen (1969-72)Karl Sweetan (1966-70)Malcolm Walker (1966-70)Guy Reese (1962-66). He ranks second in career rushing attempts. Dorsey also has many notable graduates outside of football, including Baseball Hall of Famer Sparky Anderson, former MLB All-Star Chili Davis and reality televisions Judge Joe Brown. Louis Age (1992)Glenn Alexander (1970)Sidney Brown (1978)Selvish Capers (2012)Oliver Celestin (2004-08)Nat Dorsey (2004-07)Lorenzo Doss (2015-18)Leonard Fournette (2017-present)BenJarvus Green-Ellis (2008-13)James Hall (2000-11)Cortez Hankton (2003-06)Leroy Hoard (1990-99)Sam Holden (1971)Tyrone Hughes (1993-98)Paul Irons (2005)Al Jenkins (1969-73)Rishaw Johnson (2012-14)Charles Jones (2019)Lonnie Marts (1991-2000)Tyrann Mathieu (2013-present)Stanley Morgan Jr. (2019-present)Louis Oubre (1982-87)Marcus Quinn (1987)Jerry Reese (1979-80)Derrick Rodgers (1997-2004)Malcolm Scott (1983-87)Treg Songy (1987)Brian Taylor (1989-91)Raynoch Thompson (2000-04)Patrick Trahan (2011-12)Trai Turner (2014-present)Jackie Wallace (1974-79)David White (1993-96)Jason Wiltz (1999-2000).  He was used primarily as a kick returner in his rookie season, garnering 1,375 all-purpose yards, including 987 return yards. I graduated from TCU, where I ran track and cross country. The school even has surpassed numerous FBS programs in terms of NFL players produced, including South Florida (56) and Central Michigan (49). One-fifth of Harding's NFL players come from the same family as the four Browner brothers (Jim, Joey, Keith, Ross) help boost the ranking of the Harding Raiders. Pro Football Hall of Fame, Draft History, "Independent Headlines: NCAA adds to Tech's self-imposed sanctions 08/05/98", Texas Tech's Byron Hanspard on faith, family and education, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Byron_Hanspard&oldid=1135977469, Sportspeople from the DallasFort Worth metroplex, Short description is different from Wikidata, NFL player missing current team parameter, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License 3.0, This page was last edited on 28 January 2023, at 01:06. When he got to high school, he spent many hours in the office of his high school football coach, Loyd. If youre wondering which NFL players came straight from high school, youre not alone. Former DHS Athletes Prospects for 2020 NFL Draft, Katherine Johnson Technology Magnet Academy, DeSoto ISD School Board Candidates List 2023, Student Teaching and Observation Requests. Find out more. Mills has recorded as many as 12 tackles in a game this season and returned an interception for a touchdown a few weeks ago in a win against San Francisco after which he was named the NFC Defensive Player of the Week. Three All-American running backs seem to stand at the head of the pack who also made it to the NFL with Troy Davis (Iowa State), Kevin Smith (Central Florida) and Sedrick Irvin (Michigan State). In fact, Thomas Aquinas has more current NFL players than many colleges in Power 5 conferences such as Washington State (14), Kansas State (12), Kentucky (12) and Purdue (11). California is the only other state with at least five schools. Abe Addams (1949)Chris Barclay (2007)Chase Boldt (1921-23)Michael Bush (2008-14)Harper Card (1921-22)Chris Demaree (2002)Tony Driver (2001-02)Joe Engelhard (1921-22)Al Espie (1923)Salem Ford (1922-23)Dick Gibson (1922-23)Patsy Giugliano (1923)Justin Green (2013-14)Marcus Green (2006)Herb Gruber (1921-23)Nate Hobbs (2021-present)Rashad Holman (2001-03)D.J. Myers . At least one of those players has been on a team every year since 1995, and three are currently in the league with linebackers Travin Howard, Pete Robertson and Pro Bowl offensive tackle Trent Williams. The DeSoto High School graduate and former Texas A&M University football star revealed his diagnosis on social media. Holloman replaces J.W. The use of an AED (automated external Defibrillator) during an NFL game that saved Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin's life has put a spotlight on the risk of cardiac arrest in sports. DeSoto ISD Athletics are blessed to have a body of alumni who include former pros like Von Miller and countless others who not only continue to reference the foundation they gained here in DeSoto but who come back and spend time with our kids and help them understand what it takes to advance to collegiate and professional ranks as an athlete.. South Oak also produced one Hall of Famer, but it comes in another sport, basketball, as Dennis Rodman wormed his way through school halls. The 6-foot, 191-pounder was drafted by the Eagles in the seventh round of the 2016 NFL Draft and has since emerged as a key member of the Philadelphia secondary. Orr traveled north up I-35 to North Texas, where he was a standout linebacker for the Mean Green from 2010-13. He also holds school records for single-season rushing attempts (339 in 1996) and most yards in a single game (287 against Baylor in 1996one of seven career 200-yard games). He will be speaking at PennLives third annual High School Sports Awards. Thus, there is a lot of history with this school, and 15 of its 28 alumni played during the first four years of the NFLs existence (1920-23). Green (Cleveland Browns), cornerback Jalen Mills (New England Patriots), wide receiver James Proche (Baltimore Ravens) and wide. St. Thomas Aquinas has had an exceptional run of producing NFL players lately, with 15 players currently in the NFL, the most of any high school in the United States. That number still is equal to the total from some FBS schools, including Syracuse and East Carolina. South Florida nabs back-to-back entries on this list with St. Thomas Aquinas High. 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Mills started every game for LSU as a true freshman and hes never stopped impressing. DeSoto ISD congratulates each one of these athletes on this honor of being in an elite group of athletes looking forward to embarking on a career in the NFL. Every Sports Reference Social Media Account, Site Last Updated: Wednesday, March 1, 6:17AM. Two of the most recognizable names in Texas high school football will square off at the Ford Center in what's sure to be one of the best games of the week. Enter Terry Orr, DeSoto's 7-on-7 coach. Vote for who you believe deserves to be named the best private school girls basketball player of the year. In the 2012 NFL Draft, the Chiefs took Gray with their sixth-round pick, and the former Eagle remained with the organization until 2015. . Alaska - 2. All logos are the trademark & property of their owners and not Sports Reference LLC. Rogers Alexander (1986-87)Jacob Bender (2007)Ja'Whaun Bentley (2018-present)J.B. Brown (1989-2000)Nick Cross (2022)D.J. Former NFL commissioner Pete Rozelle graduated from Compton High in 1944, long before the city became associated with hip-hop mogul Dr. Dre (who attended Centennial and then Fremont across town). Gresham was also playing football and basketball. Question, Comment, Feedback, or Correction? Crenshaws football team has won six state titles, with five of those coming since the 2005 season. Even more noteworthy, however, is the handful of former players whove since blazed a trail to the NFL. Bell was born in Dallas, Texas and grew up in DeSoto, a suburb of Dallas. For Texas high school football fans, that good news came in the NFL Draft where 33 former Texas high school football players were drafted into the National Football League during the three-day virtual draft. David Arnold (1989)Aaron Brown (1978-87)Jim Browner (1979-80)Joey Browner (1983-1992)Keith Browner (1984-88)Ross Browner (1978-87)Jim Brutz (1946-48)Prescott Burgess (2007-11)Joe Carroll (1972-73)John Chickerneo (1942)James Daniels (2018-present)LeShun Daniels (1997)Travis Davis (1990-91)Dan Herron (2012-15)David Herron (2007-10)Bill Kollar (1974-81)Mario Manningham (2008-14)Charley Riffle (1944-48)Chris Rucker (2011)Korey Stringer (1995-2000)Paul Warfield (1964-77). In addition to NFL players like Brian Westbrook and Cameron Wake coming from DeMatha, NBA stars such as Victor Oladipo, Markelle Fultz and Adrian Dantley also have walked the halls. At one point, the school had Robert Woods, Marqise Lee and Paul Richardson all at wideout on the same team. He totaled 225 tackles, 10 interceptions, 3,739 return yards, and four touchdowns during a six-year NFL career. As a junior, Gray rushed for 1,133 yards and 12 touchdowns for the Aggies. Ted Ginn Sr. Avenue is just a short distance from Steve Harvey Way, which is named after the actor and TV host who attended Glenville at the same time that Ginn Sr. did. Its one thing to have run-of-the-mill players come from your school, but its another to have star NFL players come from your school. American Samoa - 3. Bruce Alford (1946-51)Andrew Billings (2017-present)Benny Boynton (1921-24)Cloyce Box (1949-54)Marv Brown (1957)Ken Casner (1952)Kwame Cavil (2000)Paul Dickson (1959-71)Lin Elliott (1992-95)Les Gatewood (1946-47)Aubrey Goodman (1927)Derrick Johnson (2005-18)Dwight Johnson (2000-02)LaCurtis Jones (1996)Tex Leyendecker (1933)Clint McClain (1941)Brian Mitchell (1991-93)Beasley Reece (1976-84)John Reynolds (1937)Martin Ruby (1946-50)George Sauer (1965-70)Cop Weathers (1926). DeSoto's other current NFL players are defensive back A.J. Miami is known for its huge influence on both sports and music, and Miami Carol City Senior High has produced notable alums in both. Miller was chosen second overall by the Denver Broncos in the 2011 NFL Draft and has since become arguably the top defensive player in the NFL. In 1996, he accumulated 2,084yards rushing (and a total of 2,276 all-purpose yards). Derrick Alexander (1995-99)Lewis Bennett (1987)Larry Brown (1978-79)Ken Burrough (1970-81)Harold Carmichael (1971-84)Thornton Chandler (1986-89)Greg Coleman (1977-88)Darrel Crutchfield (2001)Brian Dawkins (1996-2011)Derrick Gaffney (1978-87)Jabar Gaffney (2002-12)Rod Gardner (2001-06)Shawn Jefferson (1991-2003)Terry LeCount (1978-87)Ron Lewis (1990-94)Anthone Lott (1997)Calvin Muhammad (1982-87)Louis Nix (2014-15)Dominique Ross (1995-96)Patrick Sapp (1996-99)Lito Sheppard (2002-11)Kion Wilson (2010-14)Kevin Youngblood (2006). You always have to take high school national championships with a grain of salt since many of them are self-claimed. In high school, he was considered one of the fastest high school players in the nation, he was clocked running 4.34 in the 40-yard dash, and 10.26 seconds over 100 meters . Foye Oluokun is an NFL linebacker for the Atlanta Falcons. Seeing these seven young men take steps forward in their careers, to have an opportunity to change their lives and the lives of their families, is inspiring and encouraging.. It is the largest Catholic high school in the country by enrollment, and a whos who of South Florida residents have made it from this school to the NFL. The one exception is former lineman Bruce Armstrong, who made six Pro Bowls for the New England Patriots in the 1990s. At his pro day, Oluokun showcased his speed and athleticism. Only one player from Compton High has been drafted since 1992: Datone Jones. However, Hanspard edged out Davis for the Walker Award in part because he played on a winning team. Bruce Armstrong (1987-2000)Antonio Brown (2003-05)Reggie Brown (1993-94)Travaris Cadet (2012-present)Dalvin Cook (2017-present)James Cook (2022-present)Ivory Curry (1987)Najeh Davenport(2002-08)Dwight Drane (1986-91)Devonta Freeman (2014-21)Charles Gaines (2015)Ali Highsmith (2008-09)Rod Issac (2011)Stanley Jean-Baptiste (2014-17)Darnell Jenkins (2008)Cedric Killings (2000-07)Emanuel Martin (1993-99)Willis McGahee (2004-13)John Miller (2015-21)Deatrick Nichols (2018)Kevin Pamphile (2014-18)Elvis Peacock (1979-81)Carroll Phillips (2017-19)Al Richardson (1980-85)Ahmad Thomas (2018-19)Keir Thomas (2022-present)Anthony Toribio(2009-13). Its surprising that the number of players who graduated from high school is so large. He played five seasons and retired in 2003, and the school hasnt had any players drafted in this millennium. Note: Players must have appeared in at least one NFL game to qualify. The Falcons cut him during training camp in 2000 after he lost a fumble in a preseason game. The number of Yates alums to go to the NFL gradually has decreased since the 1990s, and just three have played in the league in the last 20 years. Logos were compiled by the amazing SportsLogos.net. Dexter Manley is the schools most famous graduate, and his NFL career mirrors that of Yates football program. Use without license or authorization is expressly prohibited. All rights reserved. zergnet.src = (document.location.protocol == "https:" ? The school has nearly tied for the most NFL alumni with 21 players who have appeared in at least one game. After an incredible bi-district round of the Texas UIL Playoffs, were bringing you another round of great games during this holiday weekend. Miller is the second active NFL player to acknowledge testing positive . You can likely point to stricter academic requirements that went into place in the 2007-08 school year. Most of the Massillon players played during the pre-merger era of the NFL with just five alums being drafted in the last 40 years. After a great season with plenty of Dallas-Fort Worth area talent showing off on the court, state champions have been crowned and it is time for the VYPE DFW 2022-23 Private School Girls Hoops Player of the Year Fan Poll! Additionally, Marcus brother Damon became a Canadian Football Hall of Famer due to his exploits in the CFL. The school starts at eighth grade to give students an extra year of high school life, and with its close proximity to LSU, many St. Augustine football players matriculate to Tiger Stadium. N/A RB N/A; TX N/A; 247Sports . Hill is a product of the Midstate of Pennsylvania and is looking forward to inspiring high school students to follow their dreams. We have tools and resources that can help you use sports data. All logos are the trademark & property of their owners and not Sports Reference LLC. He signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers but did not make an appearance for them in the three years that he was on the roster. But it says something that Massillon Washington High School has more "mythical" national titles than any other school. Equally as impressive as the NFL players Long Beach Poly has produced are the non-football players who have come from the school. Richard Bishop (1976-83)Bryant Browning (2011-12)C.B. and published by The Players Tribune, Shenault Jr. reminisces how playing Sideline Kill, a common practice in his DeSoto neighborhood, prepared him for entering the NFL. He also ranks second in career rushing attempts and is in a four-way tie for seventh in single-season and career touchdowns.. DeSotos list of NFL players is highlighted by Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller, an eight-time Pro Bowler, a three-time All-Pro and the MVP of Super Bowl 50. As freshman in 1994, he recorded 761 yards rushing on 173 carries. Arizona - 30. From there, he headed to Iowa State, where he was a three-year starter at cornerback who amassed 209 tackles and earned first team All-Big 12 honors his senior year. Damon Arnette (2020-21)Geno Atkins (2010-20)Giovani Bernard (2013-present)Joey Bosa (2016-present)Nick Bosa (2019-present)Ken Bowen (1987)Bobby Brown (2000)Jeremy Cain (2004-14)Barry Cantrell (2000)Bryan Cox Jr. (2017-20)James Crawford (2018-19)Phillip Dorsett (2015-present)Marcus Gilbert (2011-18)Tavares Gooden (2008-13)Richard Goodman (2010-12)Rashad Greene (2015-18)Leonard Hankerson (2011-15)Bobby Hart (2015-present)Gabe Holmes (2017-18)Stefan Humphries (1984-88)Michael Irvin (1988-99)Lamarcus Joyner (2014-present)Brandon Linder (2014-21)Elijah Moore (2021-present)Michael Palardy (2014-21)Sterling Palmer (1993-96)Josh Palmer (2021-present)Brian Piccolo (1966-69)Daryl Porter (1997-2001)Wyatt Ray (2020-present)Cody Riggs (2015-16)Marcus Roberson (2014-16)Jake Rudock (2017)Twan Russell (1997-2003)Nate Salley (2006-08)Asante Samuel Jr. (2021-present)Jordan Scarlett (2019-21)Dezmen Southward (2014-17)Christian Thompson (2012)Jamaal Westerman (2009-13)James White (2014-21)Major Wright (2010-16)Sam Young (2010-20). Why hasn't the school had any NFL players in over a decade? Please see our Contributors and Sources page for data source details. Class 6A, Division II:After dropping four straight following a season-opening win, Steele (7-4) has emerged as one of the hottest teams in the state. DeSoto ended the 2021-22 season with a record of 11-3 after falling to. The school also has produced some pretty good athletes in other sports, including Darryl Strawberry in Major League Baseball and Marques Johnson of the NBA and "White Men Cant Jump" fame. Manley had a great run with the Redskins, won two Super Bowls in the 1980s and is the teams all-time leader in sacks. This is even more remarkable because the school only has 2,800 students total. Ohio is the home of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and the Buckeye State has a long tradition of high school football excellence. Paul Brown won four of those titles as head coach before he went on to found both the Browns and the Bengals in the state of Ohio. In the following season, he had 1,374 yards on 248 carries. Outside of Campbell, Tylers NFL products lean heavily on the defensive side of the ball, including Super Bowl-winning defensive backs Aaron Ross (New York Giants) and Jeremy Lane (Seattle Seahawks). We have a list and background info on each of the 14 former N.C. high school football players that made the cut. Our reasoning for presenting offensive logos. "Hes helped a lot of kids become great men. Akile Davis, Dillard Gardner, A.J. The SPORTS REFERENCE and STATHEAD trademarks are owned exclusively by Sports Reference LLC. On this Wikipedia the language links are at the top of the page across from the article title. Two years later, he started 15 games and totaled 132 tackles, three interceptions, and a forced fumble on the way to becoming a second-team All-Pro selection. Dillard alum Isaac Bruce was chosen for the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2020. Saturday, Nov. 25, at 7 PM (CST) | Frisco, Texas. The former Texas standouts accounted for nearly 13 percent of those players drafted. While he didnt go to the best college, Trayveon Williams has a very impressive college career. Gray was an honorable mention 5A all-state quarterbackduring his senior season at DeSoto before becoming a standout running backat Texas A&M. Canton McKinley High School plays its home games at the stadium that hosts the NFL's Hall of Fame game, so these students get to pass by the Hall every time they take the seven-minute bus ride from their school to the stadium. Indianapolis 319 prospects were invited to participate in the 2023 NFL Scouting Combine. Images provided by Flickr, Unsplash, Pexels, Pixabay & Creative Commons. By submitting my information, I agree to the, CAA Announces Media Rights Agreements With CBS Sports & FloSports, Seven CAA Football Players Named To Walter Camp FCS All-America Team, CAA Football Announces Schedule For 2023 Season, Five CAA Football Teams Ranked In Final FCS Top 25 Polls, Replay: Colorado Springs Vs. Rahway Chiefs | 2022 Pop Warner Football Super Bowl, CAA Lands Six On Athlon Sports FCS All-American Team, Cookie Preferences / Do Not Sell or Share My Personal Information. It tied for the lead in 2013. Everyone knows Kyler Murray, the three-time state champion from Allen who went on to win the Heisman Trophy at Oklahoma in 2018, was the No. Tony Bova (1942-47)James Clark (1933-34)Joe Crowley (1944-45)Jim Daniell (1945-46)Bill Edgar (1923)Doc Elliott (1922-31)Curtis Enis (1998-2000)Hunter Enis (1960-62)Paul Frank (1930)Ralph Fritz (1941)Sandy Hastings (1920)Tommy Holleran (1923)Bob Ingalls (1942)Stan Keck (1923)Jim MacMurdo (1932-37)Bob Millman (1925-27)Cliff Montgomery (1934)Bill Moore (1939)Monk Moscrip (1938-39)Paul Riblett (1932-36)Johnny Thompson (1929)Heinie Wiesenbaugh (1935-36)Gust Zarnas (1938-40). Hobbs was a star cornerback and running back for DeSoto, rushing for 1,701 yards and 29 touchdowns on 233 carries during his career. Brandon Anderson (2009)John Atkins (2018-19)Zach Brown (2012-19)Quinton Coples (2012-15)Anthony Davis (2004-08)Kevin Dodd (2016-17)Ras-I Dowling (2011-14)Ego Ferguson (2014-15)Leonard Floyd (2016-present)Clifton Geathers (2010-14)Charles Grant (2002-09)Jermaine Hardy (2005)Marcus Harrison (2008-10)Mario Harvey (2012-14)Anthony Hill (2009-11)Torry Holt (1999-2009)Peria Jerry (2009-13)Carlos King (1998)Shaq Lawson (2016-present)Bobby Massie (2012-21)Onterio McCalebb (2014)Jonathan Meeks (2013-16)Solomon Page (1999-2003)Leonard Pope (2006-12)Jerrell Powe (2011-14)Kevin Reddick (2013-15)Jarran Reed (2016-present)Carlos Rogers (2005-14)Tony Scott (2000-01)Johnathan Sullivan (2003-05)Cordrea Tankersley (2017-20)Danny Ware (2007-12)Keiland Williams (2010-12). Please see our Contributors and Sources page for data source details. Allen and DeSoto are tied for fifth nationally, behind Floridas IMG Academy (12), Floridas Saint Thomas Aquinas (11), Floridas American Heritage (nine) and Floridas Miami Northwestern (six). But Allen also has offensive lineman Bobby Evans (Los Angeles Rams), wide receiver Jalen Guyton (Los Angeles Chargers), offensive lineman Greg Little (Miami Dolphins) and defensive lineman Levi Onwuzurike (Detroit Lions) on NFL rosters. Michael Irvin, Geno Atkins, Joey Bosa and Nick Bosa have played at Thomas Aquinas, which has won 11 state titles and three high school national championships. Hanspard was born in Dallas, Texas. Founded in 1888 just outside of Pittsburgh, The Kiski School is the oldest non-military, all-male boarding school in the country. Join our linker program. These high schools have produced the most NFL players. Do you have a blog? 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