The college offseason is much like free agency in the NFL. Instead of money, though, schools use other methods, such as program prestige, to lure high schoolers to their campuses.
When recruiting, you must carefully evaluate the individual because each one is extremely vulnerable. An immature talent can bring a whole locker room down if the school doesn't have the proper leadership in place.
Stanford is coming off a Orange Bowl win against Virginia Tech. The Cardinal still have the best quarterback in the country, Andrew Luck, and now are looking forward to their new recruits hitting the field for them.
Here are a few freshmen who will be the future of Stanford football going forward.