The summer is a major season in college football recruiting, and the summer of 2013 promises to be no different.
Recruits are out of class and can focus solely on football. Not only is their upcoming season on the forefront, but so are combines, 7-on-7s, team camps and camps put on by recruiting services.
Summer is the prime time for many recruits to build up their stock before their senior season begins, and it's a great time to build hype when the pads are off.
Athleticism, quickness and natural ability are all on display during the summer. Of course, the key is sustaining that hype through great play during your senior season, but nothing replaces that summer buildup when it come to recruiting rankings.
Here are a lucky seven "sleeper" recruits who will rise up the rankings this summer.