football players map

To find the right players, college football teams recruit players from all around the country. Now we can now see where most of the recruits come from.


Texas, Florida, Ohio and California are known for producing great football talent. Now there is a way to see which states produce the highest and lowest amounts of college players.

Mode’s Benn Stancil used information from to create an in-depth map to show where football recruits are from:

football players map 1

Here’s a look at the map Stancil created in terms of per capita:

football players map 2

Based on those maps, it’s easy to see why the SEC and national champions Florida State have the best squads in the nation.

Via Bleacher Report