Posted On: 02/16/20 11:55 PM

Although I admit I do watch most player’s highlight packages online before I talk to guys, I usually don’t put much stock in what I see. They have their place, of course, but I watch mostly to get a feel for where they typically line up and what type of role they played on the team that year. Sometimes I can’t help but notice a guy who stands out. That was the case when I let Jake Raines Jake Raines 6'2" | OL Woodbury | 2021 State MN highlights roll. Most of the six minutes of video show Raines racking up pancake block after pancake block. With the interest he has already received from college programs – colleges have noticed too.

Raines and his Woodbury Royals’ teammates started slowly but played well in the second half of the season. They won five straight games before falling in the first round of the playoffs.

"Once we got that first win, we got rolling," Raines said. "We just didn’t play well in the playoffs. As our offensive line got experience, we started to play better and could run the football. Our quarterback played well in the second half off

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