Gray, Edwards Jr. highlight All-State Team

August, 22, 2011
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As featured in the ESPNHS Texas magazine that hits schools this week, here is our All-State Football Team along with 100 other players to watch.
(The team is based on projected on-field performance and accomplishments, not necessarily recruiting potential. For a list of the top football recruits in the state, click here)

Want to see the All-State teams for the other 49 states? We've got 'em right here.

2011 TEXAS ALL-STATE FOOTBALL

FIRST TEAM OFFENSE
Bralon Addison, Hightower, QB, Senior
Dual-threat Texas A&M pledge totaled 2,926 yards and 43 TDs in ’10

Johnathan Gray, Aledo, RB, Senior
No. 8 recruit in ESPNU 150 broke stake mark for rush TDs in a year with 59

Jonathan Williams, Allen, RB, Senior
Ran for 2,048 yards and 19 TDs; big key to state’s top-ranked team

Tim Wright, La Marque, RB, Senior
Powerful runner racked up 2,218 yards and 21 TDs on the ground

Reginald Davis, Tenaha, WR, Senior
Do-everything athlete scored 39 times from three positions last year

Thomas Johnson, Skyline, WR, Senior
Texas commit expected to break out after injuries derailed ‘10 season

Cayleb Jones, Austin High, WR, Senior
Ranked No. 20 overall in ESPNU 150; caught 8 TDs in just seven games

Dominique Wheeler, Crockett, WR, Senior
No. 45 prospect in ESPNU 150 can make plays at WR, RB and QB

Kennedy Estelle, Dawson, OL, Senior
6-foot-7, 300-pound Texas commit is No. 51 in ESPNU 150

John Michael McGee, Texarkana, OL, Senior
Oklahoma commit is slated to play in U.S. Army All-American Bowl

Curtis Riser, DeSoto, OL, Senior
Shows great strength and balance at 6-4, 290 pounds


FIRST TEAM DEFENSE
Malcolm Brown, Brenham, DL, Senior
Had 68 tackles and four sacks last year; ranked No. 2 DT in ESPNU 150

Mario Edwards Jr., Denton Ryan, DL, Senior
Nation’s top-ranked recruit was Class 4A Defensive Player of the Year

Devonte Fields, Arlington Martin, DL, Senior
TCU commit racked up 66 tackles (23 for loss) and six sacks in 2010

Hassan Ridgeway, Mansfield, DL, Senior
Earned reputation as one of state’s top pass rushers; headed for Texas

Peter Jinkens, Skyline, LB, Senior
Texas pledge and No. 56 prospect in ESPNU 150 also excels at RB

Brian Nance, Euless Trinity, LB, Senior
Posted 121 tackles (10 for loss) four INTs and three sacks in 2010

Jordan Richmond, Denton Ryan, LB, Senior
Used quickness to register 120 tackles (20 for loss) last season

Dalton Santos, Van, LB, Senior
Under Armour All-American is ranked top ILB in ESPNU 150

Bryson Echols, DeSoto, DB, Senior
Posted five interceptions and three TDs on the defensive end

LaDarrell McNeil, Wilmer Hutchins, DB, Senior
Highly touted safety is known for physical play and high speed

Kendall Sanders, Athens, DB, Senior
Posted two interceptions and 1,869 total yards on both sides of ball


HONORABLE MENTION
Eric Amoako, Arlington Martin, DB, Senior
Stephen Amoako, Arlington Martin, DB, Senior
LaDarius Anthony, Kilgore, RB, Senior
Tommy Armstrong, Steele, QB, Senior
Austin Aune, Argyle, QB, Senior
Nicky Baratti, Klein Oak, RB/QB/DB, Senior
Colin Blake, Brandeis, DB, Senior
Caleb Bluiett, Beaumont West Brook, DL, Senior
Adrian Bellard Brenham, OL, Senior
Torey Boozer, Everman, LB, Senior
Paul Boyette, Jr., Humble, DL, Senior
Greg Brantley, Carthage, OL, Senior
Jeremiah Briscoe, Stratford, QB, Senior
Daniel Brooks, Port Lavaca Calhoun, RB/DB, Senior
Terrell Burt, Wylie, DB, Senior
David Busby, Coppell, DB, Senior
Ken Butler, La Marque, LB, Senior
Bivins Caraway, Longview, QB, Junior
B.J. Catalon, Westside, RB, Senior
Ford Childress, Kinkaid, QB, Senior
Timothy Cole, Brenham, LB, Senior
Corey Coleman, Pearce, RB/WR, Senior
Cedric Collins, Skyline, DB, Sophomore
Bryce Cottrell, Plano West, DE, Senior
Carlos Cuellar, Weslaco East, OL, Senior
Marcos Curry, Stony Point, LB, Junior
Derek David, Rockdale, LB, Senior
Dayne Davis, Aledo, LB, Senior
Eric Davis, Tyler John Tyler, DL, Senior
Matt Davis, Klein Forest, QB, Senior
David Dawson, Cypress Ridge, OL, Junior
Alex De La Torre, Denton Ryan, LB, Senior
Preston Dewey, St. Andrews, QB, Senior
Aiavion Edwards, Stephenville, DB/RB, Senior
Kendall Ehrlich, Pearland, LB, Senior
J’Haston Faggans, Longview, RB, Senior
Boone Feldt, Hays, OL, Senior
Ryan Flannigan, Fort Bend Marshall, LB, Senior
Kyle Fuller, Wylie, OL, Senior
Griffin Gilbert, Lake Travis, TE, Senior
Troy Green, Brenham, RB, Senior
Derrick Griffin, Rosenberg Terry, TE, Junior
Kiante Griffin, Hebron, WR, Senior
Simeon Goines, Keller Central, OL, Senior
Deante’ Gray, Westside, WR, Senior
Brooks Haack, Katy, QB, Senior
Devante Harris, Mesquite Horn, DB, Senior
Luis Hernandez, Edcouch-Elsa, DL, Senior
A.J. Hilliard, Klein Oak, LB, Senior
Tim Hines, Bryan, OL, Senior
Will Hines, Waco, DB, Senior
Deon Hollins Jr., Fort Bend Marshall, LB, Junior
Donald Hopkins, Lago Vista, DT, Senior
Camrhon Hughes, Harker Heights, OL, Senior
Danielle Hunter, Morton Ranch, DL, Senior
Joey Hunt, El Campo, DT, Senior
Germain Ifedi, Houston Westside, OL, Senior
Ben Johnson, Westwood, QB, Senior
Jared Johnson, Grand Prairie, QB, Senior
Daje’ Johnson, Hendrickson, RB/DB, Senior
Taiwan Johnson, Manvel, DL, Senior
Quaylon Jones, Converse Judson, RB, Senior
Trey Keenan, Argyle, OL, Senior
Josh Kern, S.A. Clark, QB, Senior
Trevor Knight, S.A. Reagan, QB, Senior
Devante Lacy, Grand Prairie, WR, Senior
Colin Lagasse, Lake Travis, QB/WR, Senior
Thaddeus LaGrone, Allen, LB, Senior
Ashton Lampkin, Fort Worth Dunbar, DB, Senior
Rashodrick Linwood, Linden Kildare, RB, Senior
Kolby Listenbee, Arlington Bowie, QB, Senior
Jacob Logan, Coppell, DB, Junior
Hiva Lutui, Trinity, OL, Senior
Josh Kern, Clark, QB, Senior
Trevor Knight, S.A. Reagan, QB, Senior
Javonte Magee, Sam Houston, DT, Senior
Polo Manukainiu, Trinity, DL, Senior
Kyle Marrs, Brandeis, OL, Senior
Kenneth Marshall, South Houston, DB, Senior
Mike Matthews, Elkins, OL, Senior
Jake McMillon, Abilene, DL, Sophomore
Jalen Mills, DeSoto, DB, Senior
T.J. Millweard, All Saints Episcopal, QB, Senior
Trent Mormon, Hempstead, WR, Senior
Alec Morris, Allen, QB, Senior
Clarence Munford, Worthing, DL, Sophomore
La’Darius Newbold, Lancaster, DB, Senior
Clayton Nichols, Abilene Cooper, QB, Senior
Alex Norman, Bishop Dunne, DL, Senior
Christian Oakfor, Westbury, OL, Senior
Jake Oliver, Dallas Jesuit, WR, Junior
Oliver Pierce, Allen, WR, Junior
Edward Pope, Carthage, S, Senior
Dominic Ramacher, Denton Guyer, TE, Senior
Shakiel Randolph, Waco Midway, WR, Senior
Jaevon Richardson, Baytown Lee, WR, Senior
Michael Richardson, DeSoto, LB, Senior
Michael Starts, La Vega, OL, Senior
Tyler Stehling, Klein Collins, QB, Senior
Zach Streuling, Lake Travis, DB, Senior
Tyrone Taylor, Galena Park, DL, Senior
Jordan Thomas, Klein Collins, DB, Sophomore
Justin Thomas, West Orange-Stark, DB, Senior
Orlando Thomas, Copperas Cove, QB, Senior
Corey Thompson, Missouri City Elkins, DB, Senior
Kimo Tipoti, Hurst L.D. Bell, OL, Senior
Jeremiah Tshimanga, North Richland Hills, LB, Senior
Halapoulivaati Vaitai, Haltom, OL, Senior
Laquintas Wallace, Lee, RB, Junior
Jacorey Warrick, Cy Falls, WR, Junior
Zachary Whitley, North Shore, LB, Sophomore
Trey Williams, Dekaney, RB, Senior
Michael Wilson, Aledo, OL, Senior
Ben Weaver, Klein, LB, Senior


Brandon Parker covers Texas for ESPNHS magazine and ESPNHIGHSCHOOL.com. Follow him on Twitter @brandoncparker or email him at brandon.c.parker@espn.com.

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