7 Former Maryland High School Football Players Chosen In 2018 NFL Draft

Seven former Maryland high school football players were taken in the 2018 NFL Draft that was held at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas over the weekend.

Maryland High School Football Players in 2018 NFL Draft

No. 100 Kansas City Chiefs – Dorian O’Daniel, LB – Good Counsel (Maryland)

No. 101 Carolina Panthers – Ian Thomas, TD – Digital Harbor HS (Maryland)

No. 110 Oakland Raiders – Nick Nelson, CB – Suitland HS (Maryland)

No. 127 New Orleans Saints – Rick Leonard, OT – Middletown HS (Maryland)

No. 143 New England Patriots – Ja’Whaun Bentley, LB – DeMatha HS (Maryland)

No. 147 Los Angels Rams – Micah Kiser, LB – Gilman School (Maryland)

No. 148 Pittsburgh Steelers – Marcus Allen, S – Wise HS (Maryland)

2018 NFL Draft Round-by-Round

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