Posted On: 06/16/21 2:30 PM

Many of the top players in the class of 2022 entered their junior seasons as underrated players with little attention coming their way. Every player listed in the rankings made the best of their shortened season, earning their way under the spotlight and being selected as the top in their positions.

The top five defensive backs are players who were flying under the radar before their junior years. Now, they have fought their way to the front of the pack and solidified themselves as the top defensive backs in state.

Malique Singleton Malique Singleton 6'0" | DB Grandview | 2022 State CO | Grandview | 6’0, 170lbs 

Singleton finished his junior season with a total of 59 tackles, five interceptions, and one forced fumble. He even returned two of the interceptions for touchdowns. Singleton is an extremely poised DB with an advanced football IQ. He is a safety who makes spectacular plays on the ball in the air, and he is also physical enough to provide support in the box against the run.

Jayden Allen Jayden Allen 5'10" | DB Fountain-Fort Carson | 2022 State CO | Fountain-Fort Carson | 5’11, 175lbs

Allen is a physical corner with

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