Eight Former New Jersey High School Football Players Chosen In 2018 NFL Draft

Eight former New Jersey high school football players were selected in the 2018 NFL Draft at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Below is a list of players chosen and their high schools.

New Jersey High School Football Players in 2018 NFL Draft

No. 6 Indianapolis Colts – Quenton Nelson, OG – Red Bank Catholic HS (New Jersey)

No. 11 Miami Dolphins – Minkah Fitzpatrick, S – St. Peter’s Prep (New Jersey)

No. 42 Miami Dolphins – Mike Gesicki, TE – Southern Regional  HS (New Jersey)

No. 52 Indianapolis Colts – Kemoko Turay, DE – Barringer HS (New Jersey)

No. 118 Baltimore Ravens – Anthony Averett, CB – Woodbury HS (New Jersey)

No. 192 Los Angeles Rams – Jamil Demby, T – Vineland HS (New Jersey)

No. 223 San Francisco 49ers – Jullian Taylor, DT – Williamstown HS (New Jersey)

No. 250 New England Patriots – Ryan Izzo, DE – Pope John XXIII HS (New Jersey)

2018 NFL Draft Round-by-Round

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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.