The Fayetteville Observer’s Sammy Batten has produced a ranking of the state’s top college football prospects in the high school senior class since 1994. Batten ranks players based on scholarship offers, conversations with other analysts and coaches, and his own observations after reviewing video of each prospect.

Included in this year’s rankings is an in-depth look at each prospect — where they rank in major networks, their statistics and honors, where their recruitment stands and Sammy’s personal evaluation.

Here are the players ranked 1 through 50.

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