Gateway High School in Pittsburgh, Pa. has been one of the most successful teams
in the nation both on the field and for producing college football players for
the next level. Class of 2013 running back Darin Franklin
may be the next in
At 5'9 and 180 pounds, Franklin has exceptional feet, balance and vision. He's
capable of making quick cuts in traffic and has good speed once he's out of it.
He is small in stature, but he runs big and isn't afraid to go between the
tackles or pick up a blitz in pass protection.
Earlier this year his Gateway team played against Scout
member Central Catholic on Root Sports. Here is a look at Franklin
from the game.
Central Catholic has several players moving on to the next level as well, and
here are highlights from the game against Gateway.
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#18 QB Perry Hills - Committed to Maryland
#3 S Anthony Nixon - Committed to Maryland
#53 DL Logan Dietz - West Virgina, Bowling Green, Akron, Toledo
#2 RB Damion Jones-Moore - Committed to Toledo
#28 CB Juwan Haynes - Committed to Toledo
At 5'9/180 pounds, Gateway's Darin Franklin isn't the biggest player on the field, but he's one of the hardest to stop. See him in action in this presentation by ScoutTV.
Gateway's Darin Franklin isn't the biggest player on the field, but he's one of the hardest to stop.