NEPA Sports Nation

More football players to watch

Our partner website,, is continuing its Five Players To Watch series, looking at each position group in anticipation of the upcoming high school football season.

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.

In the two weeks, since we last checked in, the site has added listings for the following:

Offensive “athletes”:

Offensive linemen:

Defensive linemen:


In case you missed the earlier ones – or just want to review them – you can find more at:


Running backs:


Wide receivers:

Tight ends:

There are still more position groups coming before the season starts.

Check back at to see who makes the lists of top defensive backs and specialists.

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