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Marlon Humphrey

Hoover (Ala.) High's Marlon Humphrey is no stranger to big games, but he captured his first state championship Friday night in leading his defense to a shutout win. The 2014 five-star made a big interception in the victory, and he broke the play down while shedding some light on his fast-paced recruitment inside.

The Hoover (Ala.) Bucs expect to be in the 6A state championship game every season, but winning it has been a tough task of late. Before Friday, not a single player on the current roster had enjoyed the feeling of winning that final game in the Super 6 Championships. That all changed on Friday as Hoover routed Opelika (Ala.) 31-0 with a dominant effort on both sides of the ball. Elation was... Recommended Stories