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Arguably the richest football recruiting grounds in the country, former Florida high school players were absent from the first round of the NFL Draft for the first time in almost a decade.
Lone Star, Buckeye states each produce four first-round picks.
Texas joins Ohio with three top picks, but trails California's five No. 1 selections.
What NFL scouts see today was what everyone saw in Colorado when versatile back was piling up 133 touchdowns leading to four state titles.
The consensus first-round pick was a high school standout in Georgia before leading Clemson to a national title.
Florida, Texas and California have produced the most first-round draft picks over the last 10 years, but even Hawaii, North Dakota and Nevada can claim success.