Photo: Bishop O’Dowd High School

Posted On: 05/4/21 9:12 AM

Bishop O'Dowd is known as a basketball powerhouse, but they have seen their football program emerge onto the scene in recent years cementing their place in the Bay Area as one of the premier teams. Although the season was cut short due to covid, the Dragons managed to finish the season with a 5-1 record. Let's take a look at some of the talented seniors who are seen as underrated recruits.

Jesse Madden - 6'2"/190 - Quarterback

Madden certainly has the pedigree when it comes to the name. His grandfather is none other than the famous John Madden. Jesse can certainly hold his own when it comes to football. He earned a preferred walk-on offer from Jim Harbaugh and the University of Michigan. He has good size and a good arm. Jesse has shown great ability when it comes to touch passes, especially fitting them right over the top of the defense. He drops them in areas where only his receivers can get it. He has enough athleticism to buy time and extend plays. Bishop O'Dowd most certainly would have made some noise had their been playoffs this year. Madden had a lot to do with that. He finished the

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