Video: Preseason Football All-American Football Team
Julian Fleming, Justin Flowe and Elias Ricks lead the list of players featured.
It's time to shine the spotlight on the individual.
Now, we check out the top 64 players in the nation heading into the 2019 season. Many of the players on the list have already made a name for themselves, while some you'll get to know as they create their legend throughout the fall.
First Team Offense
The 2020 USC commit threw for nearly 4,000 yards and 39 touchdowns after leading Monarchs to their second consecutive CIF Open Division state championship. He was named the Co-Junior of the Year and leads the way for the preseason No. 1 team.
Checks in as the No. 1 quarterback from the Class of 2020 and the future Clemson Tiger was named the California Gatorade Football Player of the Year.
Threw for over 1,500 yards and rushed for 1,500 plus yards last year. Expect2020 Texas commit to have the Panthers in contention for the 6A Division 1 state title.
The top-rated running back in high school football rushed for nearly 2,000 yards and 29 touchdowns while leading North Shore to a 6A Division 1 state championship and No. 1 spot last season in our final Top 25 rankings.
The 5-star running back decides his college choice at 8 p.m. EST today live on CBS HQ
. It's coming down to Georgia, Ohio State, LSU and Alabama with the Bulldogs being the favorites on 247sports crystal ball.
RB — Jase McClellan, Aledo (Texas)
He's been putting up numbers every season since his freshman year as the 2020 Oklahoma commit has rushed for nearly 5,000 yards and 95 touchdowns and led the Bearcats to a couple of state titles.
The 2020 Ohio State commit had 1,500 yards receiving and 22 touchdowns in 2018 and the 5-star wide receiver was named the Pennsylvania Gatorade Football Player of the Year as a junior.
Averaged over 30 yards per reception as a junior and the 2020 Texas A&M commit also had over 1,500 yards receiving.
The 5-star wide receiver will be a big-time playmaker for the No. 5 team entering the 2019 season.
The 2020 Notre Dame commit is a special player and will have Covington Catholic in contention to win its second state title since 2017.
Showed he is fully recovered after an injury cut his junior season short. He was one of the top offensive linemen at The Opening earlier this summer and will be the leader for one of the best offensive lines in 2019.
After dominating defensive lines at St. Xavier (Cincinnati) the last few years, he finishes his high school career at Princeton. Expect the Ohio State commit to show why he's the top rated tackle in the Class of 2020.
The 2020 Kentucky commit dominates whether it's on the defensive or offensive line.
The Raiders begin the year ranked No. 10 and will have one of the top offensive lines in the country with Dumervil leading the way.
OL — Drake Metcalf, St. John Bosco (Bellflower, Calif.)
The 2020 Stanford commit is one of the most versatile and nastiest lineman for the Southern California power.
Bowman led Dreadnaughts to first state title since 2006 last year rushing for nearly 2,500 yards and 36 touchdowns.
The 5-star talent is impossible to cover because of his size and speed. He's also a big-time pass rusher when on defense.
Connected on 18-of-19 field goals during his junior season and the Louisville pledge had all but seven of his 67 kickoffs go for touchbacks.
First Team Defense
Top rated player in the Class of 2020 on 247sports was named the Maryland Gatorade Football Player of the Year after a strong junior campaign.
The 2020 Alabama commit leads one of the best defenses in the country as the Baltimore power begins at No. 2 in our initial Top 25 rankings.
Future Clemson Tiger is one of the top players in the trenches entering the season.
Big-time playmaker on both sides of the ball. The 5-star recruit had 10 sacks and 21 rushing touchdowns in 2018.
Had 145 tackles, 17 tackles for loss, five sacks and forced two fumbles during his junior season.
Will big a huge addition on the defense for the Lancers. They have one of the top offenses in the state and the 5-star linebacker/defensive end will have a huge impact on the other side of the ball.
After missing the majority of his junior season expect the 5-star Georgia commit to lead the way on defense for one of the most talented teams in the nation.
The Aloha State power has won three consecutive state titles in Hawaii's largest classification and will have one of the top defenses again in 2019 because of the Notre Dame pledge.
Made a huge impact on Mater Dei's defense the last two years leading them to back-to-back CIF Open Division state titles and expect him to show out during his senior season for the Ascenders.
The 5-star cornerback can cover any wide receiver one on one and only saw five balls thrown his direction in nine games last year.
The 2020 Clemson commit will be the leader of one of the most talented secondaries in the country.
Future Ohio State Buckeye is a shutdown corner and had over 1,200 yards receiving and 19 touchdowns last season.
Averaged nearly 50 yards per punt and was named to the Alabama 7A All-State team as a junior.
Second Team Offense
Had a huge junior season throwing for over 3,500 yards and 50 touchdowns. The 2020 Texas commit also had 600 yards rushing and nine more scores.
Led Lobos to first state title in 81 years last season accounting for over 4,500 yards of total offense and 50 touchdowns.
The 2020 Georgia commit threw for over 3,500 yards and 39 touchdowns while leading Mustangs to first state title in school history.
Rushed for 2,400 yards and 35 touchdowns in 2018 as the 5-star running back led them to a 13-1 record.
The 2020 Washington commit is one of the best playmakers in the country. Explosive out of the backfield, at wide receiver or on defense.
Will be the leader on a very talented offense. Had over 1,500 yards of total offense during his junior season and with his older brother Joe Ngata
now at Clemson expect an even bigger role for the 4-star running back.
WR — Marcus Rosemy, St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.)
The Florida power always has big-time talent and the Raiders' No. 1 player is the 2020 Georgia commit.
Scott Jr. and Adams II give Crusaders two big-time playmakers on offense. The 2020 Ohio State commit is one of the best all-around wide receivers in the country.
Matt Logan always has one of the best offenses in California and his biggest weapon will be the 4-star receiver.
Will join Brevin Jordan
as the next big-time tight end to come out of Las Vegas. The 6-7, 260-pound playmaker is one of the toughest covers in the game.
Played a major role for the defending national champs during his junior season. The 2020 Alabama commit is the leader on a very talented offensive line.
The 2020 Ohio State commit is the top rated center in the country.
Helped lead Tigers to first state title in school history during his junior season and the 2020 Oklahoma commit will have them in contention to repeat.
The 6-6, 320-pound Georgia commit is one of the most physical offensive lineman from the Class of 2020.
His dad, Chris Hinton, was a seven-time Pro Bowl selection during his 13-year NFL career. Myles is headed in that same direction as the 2020 Stanford commit is one of the top players from Georgia.
The top rated prospect from the Beehive State makes an impact on both sides of the ball for a team trying to win its third consecutive state title.
The 2020 Ohio State commit broke the single-season, school-rushing record with 2,526 yards and 38 touchdowns. He also threw for nearly 700 yards and 12 more scores.
Was tied for the most field goals made during his junior season with 22. The 2020 Michigan State commit set a new state record making eight field goals in one game.
Second Team Defense
The 5-star is coming off a 10 sack and 18.5 tackle for loss junior campaign. He is one of six 2020 Clemson commits to be featured.
Reclassified to the Class of 2020 and is coming off a monster sophomore season at Booker T. Washington (Miami). He had 18 sacks and forced two fumbles.
One of the most versatile defensive players in the country. Can line up on the defensive line or at linebacker. Had 13 sacks and 20 tackles for loss during his junior year.
The 5-star defensive end is the No. 1 rated player in North Carolina and had a strong junior season with 12 sacks and 25 tackles for loss.
LB — Antoine Sampah, Woodbridge (Va.)
One of three LSU commits from the Class of 2020 featured, the 4-star linebacker is one of the most complete defensive players in the country.
The Mavericks are loaded and it all starts with the 2020 Auburn commit.
The 2020 Alabama commit does it all. He accounted for 19 touchdowns and had 119 tackles, eight sacks and three interceptions during his junior season.
LB — Derek Wingo, St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale, Fla.)
The 2020 Florida commit, one of three St. Thomas Aquinas players selected, will be the leader on one of the most talented defenses in the country.
The Panthers had one of the best defenses in 2018 and expect the same this season with the 4-star safety leading the charge.
The Rockets have produced some big-time players and Gray is next in line.
The Sharks were one of the best stories in football last year, going 15-1 and making it all the way to the 5A Division 1 state championship. Expect them to be in contention again this season with Alford leading the way for one of the state's top defenses.
Along with Ricks, the 2020 Ohio State commit will make up one of the top duos in the country.
The 2020 Clemson commit is one of the top two-way players for one of the best Texas teams. Accounted for nearly 700 yards of total offense and five scores to go with 57 tackles and two interceptions.
Checks in as the top rated punter on 247sports and is already committed to play in the 2020 Under Armour All-American Game.