1. Akial Byers to Alabama: Crimson Tide Land 4-Star DT Prospect

    The Alabama Crimson Tide added a physical presence to the interior of their future defense Sunday, when defensive tackle Akial Byers committed to their 2017 recruiting class...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 12,566 reads 81 comments

  2. Bold Predictions for Top College Football Freshmen in 2016

    Hundreds of new players will be joining college football teams this summer, but a select number will draw far more attention than the rest...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 5 months ago 54,413 reads 122 comments

  3. With DT Darnell Ewell's Commitment, Notre Dame Now Needs 1 Major Target

    Remember the Voltron cartoons? Remember how five lions formed to make a giant robot to battle the opponent in every episode? Consider Notre Dame's Voltron nearly complete...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 5 months ago 18,785 reads 21 comments

  4. Reassessing Notre Dame's 2017 Recruiting Class Following the Opening

    College football recruiting never ends, but Notre Dame recently completed a couple of important landmarks for the 2017 cycle. The program hosted the "Irish Invasion," adding two of its three mid-June commitments at the camp...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 5 months ago 2,233 reads 0 comments

  5. Xavier McKinney Decommits from Alabama: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Xavier McKinney, one of the most coveted safeties in the 2017 recruiting class, announced Thursday he's decommitting from Alabama in order to reconsider his options. McKinney posted his decision on Twitter...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 724 reads 1 comments

  6. You Won't Believe Alabama QB Commit Tua Tagovailoa's Trick-Shot Video

    Tua Tagovailoa , an Elite 11 quarterback and the MVP of The Opening 2016, is set to play for the Alabama Crimson Tide in 2017. Take a look at his incredible trick-shot video. Warning: Haters will say it's fake...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 5 months ago 9,800 reads 22 comments

  7. Trevor Lawrence Tweets Final 2: Where Will No. 1 2018 Recruit Land?

    The nation’s top quarterback for the 2018 class has narrowed his long list of suitors to two lucky programs...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 5 months ago 40,361 reads 47 comments

  8. Ohio State Football: QB Tate Martell Will Help Ohio State Sign No. 1 Class

    On June 12, Urban Meyer and Ohio State earned a verbal pledge from Tate Martell —a 4-star prospect and the No. 1 dual-threat quarterback in the country...

    David Regimbal Written by David Regimbal about 5 months ago 12,104 reads 42 comments

  9. Power Ranking Top 25 2017 Recruits After The Opening

    Midway through their final summer break of high school, top football prospects across America are preparing for final seasons at the prep level. This process includes individual and team offseason training, along with camp showcases...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 5 months ago 40,250 reads 113 comments

  10. Cal QB Commit Chase Garbers Nails Surfing Trick Shot

    Watch as Chase Garbers connects with a surfer for an epic trick shot. Cal fans should look forward to seeing Garbers on the field in 2017...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 5 months ago 6,788 reads 1 comments

  11. Bleacher Report's Top 25 2017 Recruiting Classes After The Opening

    A total of 13 players from the 2017 class ended their recruiting processes last week as the 2016 edition of The Opening took place...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 5 months ago 145,969 reads 357 comments

  12. Elite 11 2016: Ranking the Top 5 QBs Following Star-Studded Competition

    BEAVERTON, Oregon — The Elite 11 process has concluded for 2017 quarterback prospects. Hundreds of passers attended 14 regional showcase events throughout the spring, setting ...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 5 months ago 16,917 reads 49 comments

  13. The Biggest Takeaways from Ohio State Recruits' Performance at the Opening

    BEAVERTON, Oregon — Ohio State Buckeyes head coach Urban Meyer has assembled college football's top-rated 2017 recruiting class in composite rankings, and several members of the group attended The Opening national finals this past week...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 5 months ago 16,279 reads 21 comments

  14. The Biggest Takeaways from USC Recruits' Performance at The Opening

    BEAVERTON , Ore. — High school football's premier prospects traveled to the Pacific Northwest from July 5-10 for The Opening's national finals at Nike's world headquarters...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 5 months ago 8,363 reads 5 comments

  15. Welcome to the It Factory: 'You Either Have It, or You Don't' (Ep.8)

    The quarterbacks hit the ground running in Beaverton , Oregon, for The Opening 2016. They're faced with more mind-over-matter pressure while learning that without support from their loved ones the game would be much harder to play...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 5 months ago 3,758 reads 0 comments

  16. The Biggest Takeaways from Texas Recruits' Performances at The Opening

    BEAVERTON, Ore. — The Texas Longhorns had two commitments competing at The Opening last week, quarterback Sam Ehlinger and offensive lineman Xavier Newman. Two commitments, and a handful of potential targets...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 5 months ago 12,947 reads 23 comments

  17. The Biggest Takeaways from Notre Dame Recruits' Performances at The Opening

    BEAVERTON , Ore. — How would you describe Notre Dame football? Foster Sarell , a 5-star offensive tackle and top-10 player overall in the 2017 class, may have one of the better definitions...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 5 months ago 13,237 reads 10 comments

  18. The Biggest Takeaways from Texas A&M Recruits' Performances at The Opening

    BEAVERTON , Ore. — The Texas A&M recruiting class for 2017 is looking strong as the summer progresses. The Aggies have a top-10 class nationally, and nine of the 17 commits have come in since June 2...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 5 months ago 7,436 reads 35 comments

  19. 2017 Recruits Who Could Become 5-Stars After Their Performance at the Opening

    BEAVERTON, Ore. — With The Opening now in the rearview mirror, there are bound to be movements when the rankings are updated for the 2017 cycle...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 5 months ago 30,440 reads 88 comments

  20. The Biggest Takeaways from Michigan Recruits' Performance at the Opening

    BEAVERTON , Oregon — Multiple future members of the Michigan Wolverines football program assembled at Nike's world headquarters for The Opening national finals...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 5 months ago 28,601 reads 25 comments

  21. The Biggest Takeaways from LSU Recruits' Performances at the Opening

    BEAVERTON, Ore. — Nearly half of LSU's 2017 recruiting class was on display at The Opening last week. Tigers head coach Les Miles and his staff have put together a group that currently rates as the No...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 5 months ago 7,167 reads 10 comments

  22. The Biggest Takeaways from Georgia's Recruits Performance at the Opening

    BEAVERTON , Oregon — There’s little question that new Georgia head coach Kirby Smart has galvanized the program since taking over the program in January...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 5 months ago 9,511 reads 8 comments

  23. The Biggest Takeaways from Alabama Recruits' Performances at the Opening

    BEAVERTON , Oregon — It comes as little surprise to see Alabama as one of the main programs represented with a number of talented prospects participating in The Opening...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 5 months ago 6,626 reads 8 comments

  24. The Opening 2016: Meet the 8 Recruits Who Committed Live in Beaverton

    BEAVERTON , Ore. — The 2016 rendition of The Opening came to a conclusion Sunday night, as more than 160 of the nation's top college football recruiting targets competed in multiple drills, seven-on-seven tournaments and lineman challenges...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 5 months ago 35,476 reads 50 comments

  25. The Opening 2016: Grading Performances of Top 10 Recruits

    BEAVERTON, Ore. — The Opening annually challenges high school football's premier players to rise up in the company of elite peers...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 5 months ago 40,817 reads 119 comments