STATE CHAMPS! SCOUT TEAM: Burney’s MAC player power rankings for 2019
MAC PIGSKIN PLAYER POWER INDEX
1. Braiden McGregor (Port Huron Northern Sr. DE) — The No. 1 pass rusher in the whole state. Committed to Michigan. [McGregor is an Anvil Award candidate. CLICK HERE to vote.]
2. Will Johnson (Grosse Pointe South Soph. CB/WR) — Lit fuse on both sides of the ball. Already holds offers from Michigan, Michigan State, Purdue, Penn State and Kentucky.
3. Giovanni El-Hadi (Sterling Heights Stevenson Jr. OL) — Raw power, an iron will and dogged determination at the point of attack. Committed to Michigan. [El-Hadi is an Anvil Award candidate. CLICK HERE to vote. For a full story on El-Hadi, CLICK HERE.]
4. D.J. Stepney (Macomb Dakota Jr. WR/S) — Maybe the most exciting and effective playmaker in Metro Detroit you don’t know about. Grabbed an Indiana offer to end his summer.
5. Josh Headlee (Marine City Sr. LB/OL) — The last name says it all, intelligence, heart, motor, natural leader … any questions?
Other names to know:
Henry Brown (Warren Woods Tower Sr. RB/LB) — Nails tough stat machine
Dalton Dueweke (Utica Eisenhower Jr. OL) — A true SIR-GRIND-A-LOT in the trenches.
Quillen Howze, Myren & Myles Harris (Chippewa Valley) — ELECTRICCCCCCCCC.
— SCOTT M. BURNSTEIN