Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel is on the cover of the soon-to-be-released Dave Campbell's Texas Football magazine, while three area high school players have made the Preseason Super Team.
On offense, it's All Saints lineman Demetrius Knox, while the defense has lineman Myles Garrett of Arlington Martin and defensive back Edward Paris of Mansfield Timberview.
PRESEASON SUPER TEAM
QB Jerrod Heard, Denton Guyer
RB Terrence Williams, Ennis
RB Samaje Perine, Hendrickson
WR Kadarrius Cannon, Mount Pleasant
WR Tony Upchurch, Pearland Dawson
TE Jordan Feuerbacher, Kingwood Park
OL Terrell Cune, Jasper
OL Demetrius Knox, All Saints
OL Connor Mayes, VanAlstyne
OL Jacob Bragg, Nacogdoches
OL Ty Barrett, Dallas Skyline
UTIL Lorenzo Joe, Abilene Cooper
L Myles Garrett, Arlington Martin
L Jake McMillon, Abilene
L Koda Martin, Manvel
L Solomon Thomas, Coppell
LB Hoza Scott, La Porte
LB Cameron Hampton, Dallas Carter
LB Otaro Alaka, Houston Cy Falls
DB Edward Paris, Mansfield Timberview
DB TonyBrown, Beaumont Ozen
DB Nick Harvey, Fort Bend Travis
DB Jamal Adams, Hebron
UTIL JordanThomas, Klein Collins
The longtime favorite of Texas high school football because it previews every team across the state is available on newsstands Friday.
The Preseason Super Team offensive player of the year is Denton Guyer quarterback Jerrod Heard. On defense it's Hebron defensive back Jamal Adams.
Top-ranked preseason teams are Allen (5A), Guyer (4A), Carthage (3A), Newton (2A-DI), East Bernard (2A-DII), Mart (1A-DI), Tenaha (1A-DII), Throckmorton (6-man DI), Grandfalls-Royalty (6-man DII), Nolan Catholic (11-man Private school) and Dallas Covenant (6-man Private school).
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