Under Armour: Skills ready to shine

FoxSports/Scout.com gives you a quick look at where the top skill position prospects are ranked heading into this game. Players will likely move up or down throughout the week based on their performance at practices and in the game.


Florida commitment Jeff Driskel recently jumped Braxton Miller for the No. 1 quarterback in the country. A lot of fun to watch this battle. A few other committed players, like Kiehl Frazier and Brett Hundley, are top five quarterbacks looking to prove their ranking.

1. Jeff Driskel, five-star, No. 1 Quarterback (Florida commitment)
2. Braxton Miller, five-star, No. 2 Quarterback (Ohio State commitment)
3. Kiehl Frazier, four-star, No. 4 Quarterback (Auburn commitment)
4. Brett Hundley, four-star, No. 5 Quarterback (UCLA commitment)
5. Max Wittek, four-star, No. 13 Quarterback (USC commitment)
6. Kendal Thompson, three-star, No. 19 Quarterback (Oklahoma commitment)

Running Backs

Four of the top six running backs in the country are competing in the UA game. All four backs are rated as five-star recruits. Isaiah Crowell is the highest rated back (No. 2) and has been challenging for the No. 1 spot for several months. Look for this move.

1. Isaiah Crowell, five-star, No. 2 Running Back
2. Mike Bellamy, five-star, No. 4 Running Back
3. Savon Huggins, five-star, No. 5 Running Back
4. Brandon Williams, five-star, No. 6 Running Back

Wide Receivers

A big group of wide receivers are set to compete in Orlando. Scout.com has five five-star wide receivers in the country, but not one is playing in this game. A few players who are on the cusp Looking to move up in the ranks. LSU commitment Jarvis Landry and Alabama commitment Marvin Shinn are National 100 receivers playing in the game. The South's top cornerback, Malcolm Mitchell, is expected to spend a lot of time on offense this week as well.

1. Jarvis Landry, four-star, No. 7 Wide Receiver (LSU commitment)
2. Marvin Shinn, four-star, No. 9 Wide Receiver (Alabama commitment)
3. DaVaris Daniels, four-star, No. 25 Wide Receiver (Notre Dame commitment)
4. Devon Blackmon, four-star, No. 32 Wide Receiver
5. JaJuan Story, four-star, No. 41 Wide Receiver (Florida commitment)
6. Tacoi Sumler, four-star, No. 43 Wide Receiver (Oregon commitment)
7. Bradley Sylve, four-star, No. 44 Wide Receiver (Alabama commitment)
8. Justin Scott-Wesley, three-star, No. 54 Wide Receiver (Georgia commitment)
9. Eli Rogers, three-star, No. 63 Wide Receiver (Louisville commitment)

Other players who will work at receiver:
Malcolm Mitchell, four-star, No. 5 Cornerback
Jamal Turner, four-star, No. 7 Quarterback (Nebraska commitment)
Amir Carlisle, four-star, No. 16 Running Back (Stanford commitment)
Quan Bray, four-star, No. 19 Running Back

Tight Ends

Jay Rome is about as polished of a tight end as there has been coming out of high school. He is a big time player who should have an excellent week. Ben Koyak is a top five tight end committed to Boston College well known for his pass catching skills. A.C. Leonard could be a standout on either side of the ball but the Florida commitment will work on offense this week.

1. Jay Rome, five-star, No. 1 Tight End
2. Ben Koyack, four-star, No. 4 Tight End (Notre Dame commitment)
3. A.C. Leonard, four-star, No. 6 Tight End (Florida commitment)
4. Brian Miller, four-star, No. 10 Tight End (Boston College commitment)
5. Brandon Fulse, four-star, No. 12 Tight End


The secondary is very talented. Several highly-rated cornerbacks will compete, but a few wil spend time at safety. Four of the nation's top 10 cornerbacks will work at their projected position led by five-star Doran Grant and Josh Turner.

1. Doran Grant, five-star, No. 2 Cornerback
2. Josh Turner, five-star, No 4 Cornerback (Texas commitment)
3. Quandre Diggs, four-star, No. 8 Cornerback (Texas commitment)
4. Nick Waisome, four-star, No. 10 Cornerback (Florida State commitment)
5. Demetrious Nicholson, four-star, No. 13 Cornerback (Virginia commitment)
6. Pop Saunders, three-star, No. 36 Cornerback (Florida commitment)
7. Ryan Henderson, three-star, No. 92 Cornerback (Utah)

Other players working out at Cornerback this week:
Darius Jennings, four-star, No. 14 Wide Receiver (Florida commitment)
Danzel Williams, three-star, No. 38 Running Back (Oklahoma commitment)


Alabama commitment Ha'Sean Clinton-Dix has held the top spot since the beginnig of the recruiting cycle, but several are challenging including Florida State commitment Karlos Williams and Erique Florence.

1. Ha'Sean Clinton-Dix, five-star, No. 1 Safety (Alabama commitment)
2. Karlos Williams, four-star, No. 3 Safety (Florida State commitment)
3. Erique Florence, four-star, No. 5 Safety
4. Marqise Lee, four-star, No. 7 Safety
5. Marcus Roberson, four-star No. 11 Safety

Other players working at Safety this week:
Robensen Therezie, four-star, No. 24 Cornerback
Jabari Gorman, three-star, No. 29 Cornerback
Keelin Smith, three-star, No. 34 Cornerback

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