To a defense, a great player at middle linebacker is like an excellent quarterback. The right plays get called, everyone is on the same page, and no one gets caught out of position.
Fans from Tuscaloosa to Columbus to Southern California are hoping Rivals' No. 1 rated middle linebacker Jeff Luc decides to call plays from their defensive formations in the future.
Sometimes you can tell how good a recruit is by how many schools are still included when he's "narrowed down" his choices.
Luc narrowed his finalists to seven, and said he will not sweat until high school football is over.
So where will MLB Jeff Luc end up? Click through to get a better idea.