1. B/R Recruiting Notebook: Action Hot and Heavy as Recruits Reach NCAA Dead Period

    The NCAA dead period started Monday (no in-person contact between college coaches and athletes), but not before a weekend that saw tons of action-packed news occur on the recruiting trail...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 4 months ago 12,126 reads 6 comments

  2. Pete Werner to Ohio State: Buckeyes Land 4-Star LB

    The Ohio State Buckeyes added linebacker Pete Werner to their 2017 recruiting class Sunday after the 4-star linebacker committed to the school, according to the Indianapolis Star 's Kyle Neddenriep ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 12,322 reads 46 comments

  3. Ranking the Top 5 Heisman Contenders for the 2017 College Football Season

    Lamar Jackson hoisted the 2016 Heisman Trophy, but what about next year? Bleacher Report is the place to be for college football fans everywhere...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 4 months ago 2,275 reads 14 comments

  4. Marcus Johnson to USC: Trojans Land 4-Star CB Prospect

    USC's successful season is paying dividends in recruiting, as the Trojans have landed cornerback Marcus Johnson for their 2018 class. Greg Biggins of Scout reported Johnson's pledge to the Trojans...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 12,982 reads 6 comments

  5. Micheal Clemons to Texas A&M: Aggies Land 4-Star JUCO DE Prospect

    Defensive end Micheal Clemons committed to the Texas A&M Aggies on Saturday. Clemons made his announcement on Twitter: Clemons has spent the last year at Cisco College, posting 30 tackles, 8...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 11,928 reads 15 comments

  6. K.J. Hamler to Penn State: Nittany Lions Land 4-Star WR Prospect

    Wide receiver K.J. Hamler will play his college ball at Penn State, giving the team one of the most dynamic players in the 2017 class...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 10,233 reads 29 comments

  7. Aaron Banks to Notre Dame: Fighting Irish Land 4-Star OG Prospect

    Notre Dame added some critical protection to its future offense Friday when offensive guard Aaron Banks elected to join its 2017 recruiting class. Brandon Huffman of Scout was the first to report Banks' verbal commitment...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 12,090 reads 6 comments

  8. Top College Football Recruits Pick Playoff Champion, Heisman Trophy Winner

    These past three months have been entertaining and unpredictable, but the 2016 college football season has officially reached crunch time. Just four teams—Alabama, Clemson, Ohio State and Washington—remain in the mix for a national title...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 5 months ago 15,719 reads 102 comments

  9. Redefining 'Do-It-All Athlete': Meet 4-Star LB-DE-QB Tayler Katoa

    Layton, Utah's Tayler Katoa , a 2017 standout with double-digit FBS offers, had a respectable senior season, one that made him a hot commodity as a linebacker/defensive end hybrid...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 5 months ago 28,875 reads 15 comments

  10. Ambry Thomas to Michigan: Wolverines Land 4-Star CB Prospect

    Ambry Thomas is staying close to home. The 4-star cornerback announced his decision to attend the University of Michigan, staying in his home state...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 18,320 reads 99 comments

  11. 4-Star RB Eno Benjamin Finished with College Visits, Eyes Potential Texas Offer

    Exactly two years after receiving his first college scholarship offer, Texas running back Eno Benjamin arrived in New York City with his recruitment process at a crossroads...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 5 months ago 19,592 reads 24 comments

  12. Oregon Commits, Targets Sound Off On Coaching Hire of Willie Taggart

    When news got out Wednesday that Willie Taggart had been hired as the head coach at Oregon , positive vibes flowed throughout Oregon recruiting. Commits expressed their praise, and key targets gave their opinions that Taggart was the right choice...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 5 months ago 26,744 reads 41 comments

  13. B/R Recruiting Breakdown: No. 1 LB and Alabama Commit Dylan Moses

    Each week, Bleacher Report National Recruiting Analyst Tyler Donohue analyzes a different prospect based on in-person evaluation and intensive film study...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 5 months ago 34,784 reads 56 comments

  14. An Army of One: Baylor's Lone 2017 Commit Jalen Pitre Staying Loyal to Bears

    He's seen recruits come and go, coaches depart following scandal and administrators resign. He's been asked frequently what his next steps are, almost as if the inquisitive expect him to change his mind about his college plans...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 5 months ago 36,410 reads 20 comments

  15. No. 1 Overall Recruit Najee Harris Plans to Use All Five Official Visits

    The long-awaited college football career of lauded California running back Najee Harris commences next month, but he plans to stay busy in the meantime...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 5 months ago 43,197 reads 216 comments

  16. B/R Recruiting Notebook: 4-Star Alabama QB Commit Discusses Playing Future

    The closer we get to national signing day, the hotter the recruiting chatter gets. We are nine weeks away from national signing day, and more teams are filling out their 2017 recruiting classes...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 5 months ago 19,717 reads 22 comments

  17. Jeffrey Okudah Names Top 3: Odds on Where 5-Star Lands

    The long list of suitors for 5-star safety Jeffrey Okudah has been whittled to three, and a decision date is rapidly approaching...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 5 months ago 30,995 reads 64 comments

  18. Ohio State's 5-Star Stockpile Grows with Commitment from LB Baron Browning

    Add another blue chip to the Ohio State Buckeyes' astounding 2017 recruiting haul. Linebacker Baron Browning , one of the finest prospects in Texas, announced intentions to attend Ohio State on Thursday night...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 5 months ago 20,550 reads 70 comments

  19. Anthony Hines III Chooses Texas A&M; 5-Star LB Expected to Boost Aggies' Defense

    Going into the late hours of Thursday, as many football fans in Texas were watching the Dallas Cowboys and Minnesota Vikings battle on television, Anthony Hines III sat at home, contemplating...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 5 months ago 16,911 reads 82 comments

  20. Anthony Hines to Texas A&M: Aggies Land 5-Star LB Prospect

    One of the most heavily recruited players in the class of 2017 made a huge announcement Friday, as linebacker Anthony Hines officially committed to Texas A&M...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 374 reads 1 comments

  21. Justin Fields to Penn State: Nittany Lions Land 4-Star QB

    The Penn State Nittany Lions are set to play in Saturday's Big Ten Championship Game, but they improved their future roster Thursday with an important win on the recruiting trail...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 10,971 reads 11 comments

  22. Malik Herring to Georgia: Bulldogs Land 4-Star DE Prospect

    The Georgia Bulldogs added a potential difference-maker Thursday, when defensive end Malik Herring joined their 2017 recruiting class. Herring revealed his decision in a Christmas-themed video, per DawgNation's Jeff Sentell ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 6,126 reads 8 comments

  23. Jeremiah Holloman to Georgia: Bulldogs Land 4-Star WR Prospect

    Jeremiah Holloman announced his commitment to Georgia on Thursday, giving the Bulldogs a high-upside receiver who can make a big impact at the college level...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 14,976 reads 30 comments

  24. Inside the Alabama Crimson Tide's Incredibly Dominant Defense

    Bleacher Report is the place to be for college football fans everywhere. From the race for the Heisman Trophy to the battle for a spot in the College Football Playoff, Bleacher Report's ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 5 months ago 2,121 reads 12 comments

  25. Get Ready for a Wild December in College Football Recruiting

    It's December. 'Tis the season to be jolly. And anxious. And overconfident. And...well...absolutely, unconditionally ticked off. That's how recruiting can feel to a diehard college football fan...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 5 months ago 39,791 reads 80 comments