It's been said by various coaches and other football personnel that the difference between recruiting at the college level and the NFL draft is that in the NFL a coach only has one first-round pick whereas a coach can sign 25 first-round picks in recruiting. This is pretty much a true saying, as teams who sign a wealth of 5-star and highly rated 4-star players are essentially bringing in first-round "recruiting picks."
However, what if recruiting was boiled down to just a coach bringing in the only one recruit? The coach could only bring in the recruit he covets the very most out of a sea of good prospects. Well, for this read, we're going to look at the 14 coaches in the SEC and quickly tell you which one recruit they'd choose to go after and bring in.
Here's the top recruit each SEC coach covets the most in 2014 recruiting.