With Florida, California and Texas all being the main recruiting hotbeds for college football, many great players come from those lands in droves year after year. However, there are other places in the country to mine good talent from, and one such place is the Midwest region.
The region isn't known for producing many speedy players, but size, strength and toughness are three general traits you'll find in many prospects from this area on the trail. Players from the Midwest play with passion and a love for the game, and this year is another solid year for football prospects.
As we continue our regional and state rankings series, today we are stopping in the Midwest to take a look at the best the region has to offer this cycle. Here are the top recruits from the Midwest region in 2014 recruiting.