As we wrap up our series looking into the best DB classes of the past decade of recruiting (2004-2013), today we will look into the defensive secondary. I'm a big fan of the back end, as defensive backs are vital gets in today's recruiting world.
Programs know that they must have four defenders in the secondary on the field who can defend the sophisticated passing attacks today while also being able to help support the defending of the run. Looking at some of these classes, it was a huge coup for a class to have brought a team multiple productive starters.
You can sign a class of multiple defensive backs, but not all of them are going to pan out. Without further delay, here are the top DB recruiting classes of the past decade.