Football coaches want talent, speed, athleticism and smart players at all levels. From high school to college and even the NFL.
Why? Because those players are the most versatile and versatility is a very coveted trait in football. The saying goes "the more you can do, the more you can do." You can be a great player at one position, but what happens if things don't work out at that position? Are you versatile enough to still be a great player at another position?
Not all players are versatile, as I said before, it takes athletic ability and good instincts. For this read, I've got eight recruits who I would put a real "versatile" stamp on. We're going to look at those eight players right now.
Here are the most versatile players in the 2014 class so far.