Posted On: 05/27/20 12:36 PM

Zach Wingerter, LB, 6’2, 230, Minooka

If you were to build a mike linebacker, just off sheer size, it would probably look similar to Minooka’s Zach Wingerter. Wingerter plays strong on film and consistently speeds his feet on contact when filling a hole. He refuses to give up any ground in the running game and will take on any ball carrier. He’s a natural in pass coverage and doesn’t get baited into jumping short crossing routes. His ability to get extension on offensive lineman and rip off of them is almost textbook-like. He’s a smart, fundamentally sound linebacker who understands his own strengths and weaknesses.

Michael Newson, DB, 6’5, 200, Lyons

This is a long cornerback prospect, with surprisingly loose hips for a guy his size. Newson has a clean backpedal and has no issues transitioning into a lateral run. He does a great job of reading three-step drops and getting out of his breaks. His footwork is tight and compact. Newson is physical at the point of attack and will even hip toss wideouts off of him. Newson

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