NEPA Sports Nation

Football players to watch

Our partner website,, is getting ready for the upcoming high school football season with its annual look at Five Players To Watch at each position group.

In each case, the five players are listed, along with one “Sleeper” and five others to watch.

Players from the Lackawanna Football Conference and Wyoming Valley Conference are eligible for consideration.

So far, the website has analyzed all the offensive backs and receivers.

Readers can find them at:


Running backs:


Wide receivers:

Tight ends:

More positions will be covered in the days ahead.

Check back at to see who makes the lists of top linemen, defensive players and specialists.

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