How Super Bowl LI players were ranked in high school

A look at how the 2017 Super Bowl players were ranked as recruits by Scout.com.

With the Super Bowl LI matchup set between the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots, Scout reviewed our records to see how we rated each roster player in high school. 

This year's Super Bowl will feature seven former Scout 5-Star recruits (click to see their player page):

Falcons: Julio JonesJake MatthewsBrian Poole

Patriots: Cyrus JonesMartellus BennettMichael Floyd and Malcolm Brown 

Tom Brady and six other players are not ranked since their careers predate Scout's published online rankings.

SUPER BOWL LI ROSTER BY RECRUITING RANKING

Atlanta Falcons

5-Star 4-Star 3-Star 2-Star NR
Julio Jones Matt Bosher Ricardo Allen Patrick DiMarco Robert Alford
Jake Matthews Devonta Freeman Vic Beasley Taylor Gabriel Jonathan Babineaux*
Brian Poole Ra'Shede Hageman De'Vondre Campbell Tyson Jackson Matt Bryant *
Keanu Neal Tevin Coleman Andy Levitre Chris Chester*
Levine Toilolo Dashon Goldson Alex Mack Tom Compton
Courtney Upshaw Austin Hooper LaRoy Reynolds Dwight Freeney*
Grady Jarrett Aldrick Robinson Ben Garland
Deion Jones Wes Schweitzer C.J. Goodwin
Josh Keyes D.J. Tialavea Justin Hardy
Deji Olatoye Joe Vellano Josh Harris
Joshua Perkins Terron Ward Sharrod Neasman
Brooks Reed Philip Wheeler Ryan Schraeder
Matt Ryan Nick Williams Eric Weems
Mohamed Sanu Blidi Wreh-Wilson Paul Worrilow
Matt Schaub*

* indicates too old to be ranked in Scout's database

New England Patriots

5-Star 4-Star 3-Star 2-Star NR
Cyrus Jones Jacoby Brissett Chris Long Shea McClellin Matt Lengel
Martellus Bennett Malcolm Mitchell Joe Thuney Chris Hogan Elandon Roberts
Michael Floyd D.J. Foster Vincent Valentine LaAdrian Waddle Stephen Gostkowski*
Malcom Brown Dont'a Hightower Duron Harmon Ted Karras Ryan Allen
Barkevious Mingo Jonathan Jones Matthew Slater Tom Brady*
Kyle Van Noy James White Devin McCourty Malcolm Butler
Geneo Grissom Jordan Richards Nate Solder Joe Cardona
LeGarrette Blount (JUCO) Logan Ryan Rob Ninkovich (JUCO) James Develin
Jabaal Sheard Marcus Cannon
Eric Rowe Patrick Chung
Brandon King (JUCO)
Dion Lewis
Shaq Mason
Danny Amendola
David Andrews
Brandon Bolden
Alan Branch
Justin Coleman

* indicates too old to be ranked in Scout's database


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