Midlands: Top Five QBs
J.T. Barrett
J.T. Barrett
National Recruiting Analyst
Posted Mar 7, 2012


FRISCO, Texas -- FOXSportsNext takes a look at the top five rated quarterbacks in the Midlands region for the 2013 class.

1. Tyrone Swoopes

School: Whitewright (Tx.)
Height: 6'5
Weight: 220
College Interest: Texas (Committed)
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A big-framed quarterback that is more known for his rushing ability right now, but the ball jumps out of his hand. His potential is as high as any quarterback in the country. Drawing comparisons to Vince Young.

2. J.T. Barrett

School: Rider (Tx.)
Height: 6'2
Weight: 205
College Interest: Ohio State, LSU, Baylor, Texas, Arizona, Nebraska
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Very consistent thrower and is also a threat to pull the ball down and run at anytime. A true leader. His combo skill set is exactly what many offensive coordinators are searching for.

3. Trent Hosick

School: Staley (Mo.)
Height: 6'2
Weight: 221
College Interest: Missouri, Kansas, Baylor, Kansas State, Illinois
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This guy is drawing comparisons to Tim Tebow for his leadership and never say die attitude on the field. Just like the two guys ahead of him he is a dual threat and will beat you with his arm or legs.

4. Brayden Scott

School: Tahlequah-Sequoyah (Okla.)
Height: 6'1
Weight: 195
College Interest: Arkansas, Alabama, Missouri, Arizona, Arizona State

A great athlete at the position who has been gaining experience under center the past three seasons. A coaches son who truly understands what it is going to take to be successful in college.

5. Cody Thomas

School: Colleyville Heritage (Tx.)
Height: 6'5
Weight: 220
College Interest: Arkansas, Auburn, Florida, Texas Tech, USC, TCU, Notre Dame
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A true thrower. He stands tall in the pocket and delivers a very accurate and catchable ball. He will move around and find the throwing lane. Also a standout on the baseball diamond.

The Next Five: Chris Johnson (Bryan HS, Tx.), Kohl Stewart (St. Pius X, Tx.), Kenny Hill (Southlake Carroll, Tx.), Skyler Windmiller (Mill Valley, Kan.), Devante Kincade (Skyline, Tx.)


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