One of the better running backs to come out of north FL. He played at a hs not well known for football and went on to become a collegiate All-American and win a Super Bowl ring.
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Xavier Rhodes was a two-sport star at Miami Norland, playing football and running track. His senior year he led his team in rushing and receiving. He was "only" rated as a 3-star wr in hs. After a redshirt year at FSU, he had a breakout year as a db and was named a consensus freshman All-American. He was also named the ACC Defensive Rookie of the Year. In his senior year at FSU, Rhodes was targeted 47 times and allowed just 13 completions for 88 yards. He finished his career at FSU with 140 total tackles, seven for a loss, eight interceptions and 23 pass breakups. He was selected by the Minnesota Vikings with the 25th overall pick in 2013 NFL Draft. He is now one of the best cb's in the NFL and a 3-time Pro Bowler.