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The Chris Melvin File

Melvin, once a collegiate scout for an NFL team, is the current host of the Red Zone Road Show.


Northeastern High School Recruiting Analyst and Host of the Red Zone Road Show. Chris also provides analysis for the Shore Sports Zone and Shore Sports Network.   


2000 - 2012

Owner/ Operator of Chris provided prospect evaluations, analysis, rankings, and interviews for players in the region.  YouTube Channel


2008 - 2010

Selected players for the Big Time Football Showcase. 


2006 - 2010

Director of Selection for the Governor's Bowl formerly known as the NJ vs. NY All-Star Classic and NJ vs. Northeast All-Star Classic.



Selected players for the Elite College Combine.


1999 - 2004

Owner/ Operator of CM Recruiting Source. Chris provided prospect evaluations, analysis, rankings, and interviews for players in Ocean, Monmouth, and Middlesex counties.  


1995 - 1998

Assistant Football Coach at Red Bank High School.


1988 - 1992

Defensive Back at Johnson C. Smith University 


1984 - 1988

Red Bank High School 


Chris has discussed top high school players during TV interviews with MSG, News 12, SNY, and ESPN News.

Chris selected the eastern region high school players for the NJ vs. Northeast All-Star Classic coached by Joe Theismann and Phil Simms

NFL players who have participated in

Chris Melvin’s high school football events include:

Eli Apple, New York Giants

Kenny Britt, New England Patriots

Donald Brown, Former San Diego Chargers

Brian Cushing, Former Houston Texans 

Anthony Davis, Former San Francisco 49ers

Jayson DiManche, Former Cincinnati Bengals  

Josh Evans, Former Jacksonville Jaguars  

Garrett Graham, Former Houston Texans 

Dwayne Gratz, Former Jacksonville Jaguars 

Rob Gronkowski, New England Patriots

Joe Haden, Pittsburgh Steelers

Gerald Hodges, Former San Francisco 49ers

Will Hill, Former Baltimore Ravens

Bennett Jackson, Baltimore Ravens

Dion Lewis, Tennessee Titans

Greg Little, Former Cleveland Brown

EJ Manuel, Oakland Raiders

LeSean McCoy, Buffalo Bills

Knowshon Moreno, Former Miami Dolphin

Eugene Monroe, Former Baltimore Ravens

Jared Odrick, Former Jacksonville Jaguars

Theo Riddick, Detroit Lions

Mohamed Sanu, Atlanta Falcons

Neal Sterling, New York Jets

Devin Still, Former Houston Texans

Tyrod Taylor, Cleveland Browns

Johnnie Troutman, Former San Diego Chargers

Muhammad Wilkinson, Green Bay Packers

Tim Wright, Former Detroit Lions


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