Posted On: 04/1/21 7:51 AM

In today's era of high school football, if you can't get after the quarterback, you're going to give up points left and right. With more pass-heavy offenses sparking up across the state, every defense needs someone who can get after the passer on a crucial 3rd down. There are plenty of guys in the state who can rush the passer with the best in the country, and some of the state's best hail from Gwinnett County. Full of some of the state's top programs, Gwinnett County is where the big boys play.

Here are the top pass-rushers to know from Gwinnett County in 2021...

 

Kaden McDonald: North Gwinnett

An absolute force in the middle of North Gwinnett's defensive line, McDonald is a large prospect at 6-foot-3 325-pounds with excellent quickness off the ball. He can collapse the pocket from the inside as well as any interior lineman in the state, recording 12 sacks and 29 TFLs. He can dominate smaller opposing centers and knows how to beat double teams as well. He uses his strength and overall weight to his advantage and can get in the QBs face before he has time to throw the ball away. Even though

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