Florida high school football leads the NFL Draft heading into Round 4

With four rounds to go in the NFL Draft, Florida leads the way 14 former high school football being picked in the first two rounds of the three-day event at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.  California and  right behind the Sunshine State with a dozen players, followed by Georgia and Texas with ten players each.

2018 NFL Draft Picks by State

Florida – 14 players

California – 12 players

Georgia, Texas – 10 players

North Carolina – 6 players

Ohio, Virginia – 5 players

Louisiana, New Jersey – 4 players

Alabama, Arizona, Mississippi, Pennsylvania – 3 players

Nevada, South Carolina, Tennessee – 2 players

Delaware, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, South Dakota, Wyoming – 1 player

Canada – 1 player

About the Author

Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.