Plentiful prospects raise California's stock
Which state annually produces the best high school football? ESPN Rise's editors have pared the field down to eight states. It's up to you to decide which is the last state standing.
No. 3 seed California Population: 36.5 million
Number of high schools playing football: 1,100
Pro Football Hall of Famers: 28 players and coaches, including QB John Elway, RB Marcus Allen, RB Ollie Matson, RB John Henry Johnson, QB Dan Fouts, OL Anthony Munoz, DB Ronnie Lott.
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