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Football: Colton had the most players taken in NFL draft

May 12, 2011 | 11:55 am

Colton High led all high schools in having the most former players selected in the NFL draft with three, according to USA Football.

There were 243 schools represented among the 254 players selected.

Colton tied Concord De La Salle, Long Beach Poly and Ft. Lauderdale (Fla.) St. Thomas Aquinas for the most players selected in a single NFL draft in the last six years.

Colton's ex-players were Allen Bradford, Jimmy Smith and Shareece Wright.

-- Eric Sondheimer