Atlantic-East All-Region Team

Led by three first-team, / High School All-Americans, the Atlantic-East All-Region Team is filled with quality players this season, led by 10 players coming from the state of New Jersey.

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Quarterback Ryan Mitch made an early commitment to the hometown Maryland Terps and that has their fans excited. Mitch has been one of the winningest quarterbacks in the state the last two seasons and has put together back-to-back years where he's thrown for a lot of yards and touchdowns. Running backs Albert Young and Barrington Edwards are both big backs over 200 pounds that can go between the tackles with their strength and toughness, while they both have the ability to turn the corner and go the distance for a big play.

Led by speedster Dorien Bryant, who has been timed at sub 4.4's over 40 yards at previous summer camps, the group of wide receivers is a real good one. Andrew Weatherly has the size and strength to become a possession receiver, while Shannon Lane has the quickness and instincts to be a difference maker at the next level. Tight end Greg Olsen is considered by to be the nation's top prospect at his position this year.

John Sullivan is perhaps the top center prospect in the region, while John Rochford can play both guard and center, while also being a skilled longsnapper. New Jersey guard Dan Mazan quickly became one of the region's best line prospects with a very strong senior season. Gosder Cherilus is a left tackle prospect with excellent footwork and a big wingspan, while Jeff Zuttah could line up at either guard or right tackle because of his combination of size, strength, and athleticism.

Regardless of the level of play, defensive success always starts at the line of scrimmage and this group of defensive linemen is awesome. Led by tackle Nate Robinson, who is considered to be the nation's top prospect at his position, this group really gets after it. Conrad Bolston is the other tackle and he's a run stuffing machine. Turk McBride is a pass rushing specialist that can also line up at wide receiver on offense, while Victor Abiamiri hasn't even turned 17 years old yet and already plays like he's ready for big time college football.

All-American Wes Jefferson leads an excellent group of linebackers. Jermaine Dias has played rush end in high school but has the necessary skills to make the switch in college to playing in space. Vince Hall can be a middle guy or play over the tight end, while Vernon Davis is an athletic freak who jumped 37 inches at the Tennessee summer camp in June.

Safeties Ira Guilford and Travis Tolbert are both big hitters with plenty of speed and athletic ability. The top two corners come from the state of Virginia, where Phillip Brown and Chase Anastacio shut down opposing receivers all season. Brown is also an exciting wide receiver prospect; Anastacio a running back.

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