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Sean McVay's Old HS Football Highlight Tape Is Going Viral

los angeles rams head coach sean mcvay during the nfc championship game

NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA - JANUARY 20: Head coach Sean McVay of the Los Angeles Rams looks on prior to the NFC Championship game against the New Orleans Saints at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome on January 20, 2019 in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Photo by Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images)

Sean McVay has reached the Super Bowl in just his second season as an NFL head coach. That in and of itself is impressive enough, but even doubly so when you consider he will only be 33 years old on Thursday

In fact, come Super Sunday, McVay will be eight years younger than Tom Brady, the quarterback his Los Angeles Rams will face. McVay had just turned 16 when Brady won his first Super Bowl with the New England Patriots in February 2002. That game was also against the Rams.

A few months after that victory that set off a dynasty, Brady and the Patriots were back on the field defending their title. Where was McVay? Playing quarterback for the Marist School in Brookhaven, Ga.

McVay was a pretty good QB in his high school days. He was a four-year starter at quarterback and defensive back for the War Eagles, and became the first player in school history to amass 1,000 yards rushing and passing in consecutive seasons.

McVay also led his team to a 14-1 record and state title as a senior. If you want to see what he looked like on the field back then, check out this video from MaxPreps.

It is going viral, and contains McVay highlights from high school.

McVay was a dual-threat, and looked comfortable running the option or lining up in shotgun. That's a pretty impressive tape.

The Rams and Patriots will play in Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta on February 3.