1. Top Football Recruits Fly High During B/R Dunk Contest at The Opening

    Watch some of the top college football recruits show off their basketball skills. Here's a look at some of the highlights of the first-ever slam dunk contest at The Opening 2016...

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  2. Deon Jones to Maryland: Terrapins Land 4-Star CB Prospect

    Maryland strengthened its secondary in a big way for the next few years on Wednesday after securing the commitment of 4-star recruit Deon Jones, per Rivals' Adam Friedman . According to 247Sports' composite rankings , Jones is the No...

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  3. Top Uncommitted QB Recruit Jack Sears Opens Up on Visits, Decision Timeline

    BEAVERTON, Oregon — The lone uncommitted recruit in a talented 2016 Elite 11 class, Jack Sears understands college coaching staffs may be growing a bit antsy in anticipation of his pledge...

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  4. Brandon Bowen to TCU: Horned Frogs Land 4-Star DE Prospect

    After initially committing to play at Baylor, 4-star defensive end Brandon Bowen decided to stay in Texas during his collegiate career, as he committed to TCU on Wednesday. Greg Powers of Scout...

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  5. Welcome to the It Factory: 'The Power of the Jersey' (Ep. 4)

    The Elite 11 quarterbacks learn the importance of representing themselves with integrity not only on the gridiron, but online as well...

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  6. 4-Star OT Kai-Leon Herbert Makes College Decision with 'Walking Dead' Commitment

    Bleacher Report Commitment Week continues with 4-star offensive tackle Kai-Leon Herbert announcing his long-anticipated decision...

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  7. The Opening 2016: Power Ranking Every 7-on-7 Team

    BEAVERTON, Ore. — Perhaps no event at The Opening, an annual invite-only showcase held at Nike's world headquarters, demands as much attention as its star-studded seven-on-seven tournament...

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  8. How Brett Favre's Influence Helped Myles Brennan to Elite 11

    Still more than a year away from his first collegiate football season, Myles Brennan is already receiving a Hall of Fame education at quarterback...

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  9. The Opening 2016: Biggest Takeaways from Day 1

    BEAVERTON , Oregon — Tuesday marked the first day of The Opening as the first wave of players shuffled into the Portland area for the weeklong competition at Nike’s World Headquarters...

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  10. Top 5 Matchups We Can't Wait to See at the Opening 2016

    The Opening 2016 is well on its way in Beaverton , Oregon. College Football Analyst Michael Felder talks about who we'd love to see and what makes the matchups something we should be looking forward to...

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  11. Top 5 Players to Watch at the Opening 2016

    The Opening 2016 is on its way in Beaverton , Oregon. College football Analyst Michael Felder lists his top five favorite players who will be making an appearance this week...

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  12. College Football Teams with Most Commits on the Opening 2016 Roster

    The Opening is a premier recruit showcase, but the event also indirectly serves as a feature for college football teams that have received verbal commitments from several top prospects...

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  13. B/R Behind the Scenes: Inside Look at the Elite 11 'War Room'

    MANHATTAN BEACH, Calif. — It's 11 p.m. on the first day of the Elite 11 Finals and Trent Dilfer and the Elite 11 coaching staff are huddled inside a small conference room on the second floor of the Belamar Hotel...

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  14. Welcome to the It Factory: Elite 11 QBs Arrive in LA and Competition Begins

    The "it" factor is often used in describing elite athletes, though few are able to explain just what "it" means. But to be an Elite 11 quarterback, you definitely must have "it...

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  15. The Commitment: 5-Star Robert Beal Makes Choice After Intense Warehouse Workout

    Bleacher Report Commitment Week continues with 5-star defensive end Robert Beal Jr. Will Beal play college football at Alabama, Georgia, Florida State or Texas? Watch the video above to find out Beal's decision...

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  16. Welcome to the It Factory: Road to Elite 11 for Michigan Commit Dylan McCaffrey

    The "it" factor is often used to describe elite athletes, though few are able to explain just what it means. But to be an Elite 11 quarterback, you definitely must have "it...

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  17. 5-Star WR Tee Higgins Commits with Unreal 4th of July Fireworks Show

    Bleacher Report Commitment Week gets underway with 5-star wide receiver Tee Higgins announcing his long-anticipated decision...

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  18. Ultimate Guide to Nike's The Opening 2016

    BEAVERTON, Oregon — It's time to head back to "football heaven." The Opening, an annual showcase featuring 166 top high school prospects, gets underway July 5 at Nike's world headquarters...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 1 month ago 37,854 reads 89 comments

  19. Latavious Brini to Georgia: Bulldogs Land 4-Star CB Prospect

    Cornerback Latavious Brini announced on Sunday night that he has committed to the Georgia Bulldogs: According to 247Sports' composite rankings , the 4-star recruit is the No...

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  20. B/R Recruiting Notebook: CB Jamyest Williams to Announce Top 5 at the Opening

    The month of July is here, and 166 athletes are days away from The Opening at Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton , Oregon...

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  21. The Opening 2016: Predicting Where All Uncommitted Recruits Will Land

    The country's most coveted college football recruits assemble at Nike's world headquarters July 5-10 when The Opening takes center stage in Beaverton, Oregon...

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  22. Dameon Pierce to Alabama: Crimson Tide Land 4-Star RB Prospect

    Continuing the Alabama Crimson Tide's tradition of finding and developing elite running backs, prized 2018 recruit Dameon Pierce gave the defending national champions an early commitment...

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  23. Brandon Martin to Auburn: Tigers Land 4-Star WR Prospect

    Auburn picked up a commitment from Brandon Martin, the top JUCO wide receiver in the 2017 recruiting class, on Friday afternoon. Martin confirmed his choice of the Tigers on social media...

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  24. Rutgers QB Commit Johnathan Lewis Could Be Cardale Jones 2.0

    Johnathan Lewis is a big-time recruit for Rutgers. He is the type of quarterback who can help turn a program around, and he will be a huge asset to the Scarlet Knights in the future...

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  25. Welcome to the It Factory: What It Takes to Be an Elite 11 Quarterback

    The "it" factor is often used to describe elite athletes, though few are able to explain just what it means. But to be an Elite 11 quarterback, you definitely must have "it...

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