1. Bleacher Report's Top 25 2015 Recruiting Classes After The Opening

    The 2015 recruiting cycle reaches a pivotal stretch this time of the year, as just a few weeks of summer separate us from the senior seasons of top college prospects. Many of these premier recruits attended The Opening in Beaverton, Oregon, last week...

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  2. Elite 11 2014: Ranking the Top 5 QBs Following Star-Studded Competition

    The top high school quarterbacks in America tested their skills in Beaverton, Oregon, this week. Challenges at the Elite 11 finals and The Opening revealed plenty about each passer...

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  3. The Opening 2014: Grading the Performance of the Top 10 Recruits

    The Opening ended Thursday after three days of incredible action in Beaverton, Oregon. Top college football prospects from across the country flocked to the Nike World Headquarters for an event that annually features the finest athletes in America...

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  4. Inside the Mind of 4-Star Isaiah Langley in His Final Hours Before Committing

    Hours before one of the most monumental moments of his life, Isaiah Langley stood face to face with his hero. He couldn't help but spill the beans...

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  5. Meet Kirk Merritt, 2014 SPARQ National Champion

    Kirk Merritt toed the line with 40 cone-bordered yards lying between him and a dream accomplishment...

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  6. 2015 Recruiting Class Will Mark the Beginning of a New Golden Era of Pac-12 QBs

    The Pac -12 appears poised to challenge for postseason supremacy in the coming years, courtesy of an impressive influx of talent at the sport's most pivotal position...

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  7. Why Blake Barnett's Commitment Signals Change in Alabama's Offensive Philosophy

    The Alabama offense isn't destined for a complete overhaul under the direction of first-year coordinator Lane Kiffin , but a change in complexion could be approaching on the horizon...

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  8. Elite 11 2014: 6 QBs Turning Heads Early On

    BEAVERTON, Ore. — Built-up anticipation ended Sunday morning in Oregon as 19 of America's top quarterback prospects assembled on the same field for the start of Elite 11 finals at Nike's world headquarters...

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  9. The Opening 2014: Ranking the Top 25 Recruits in Attendance

    If you enjoy elite athletes going toe-to-toe on the football field, you're going to love "The Opening." Nike's annual showcase in Beaverton, Oregon, takes center stage during the second ...

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  10. What Missing on 4-Star QB Travis Waller Means for Notre Dame

    Notre Dame didn't need to worry about landing a 2015 quarterback for a lengthy stretch of this recruiting cycle...

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  11. The Opening 2014: Each Top 25 Team's Most Important Target at Beaverton

    More than 150 premier prospects were invited to compete at The Opening, a Nike football showcase being held July 5-10 in Beaverton, Oregon...

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  12. Elite 11 2014: Power Ranking This Year's Finalists

    College quarterback stars of the future will converge in Beaverton, Oregon, this July as another edition of Elite 11 competition comes to a close. A group of 19 finalists earned the chance to emerge as the best of the bunch in a national showcase...

    Tyler  Donohue Written by Tyler Donohue about 7 months ago 35,104 reads 46 comments

  13. Analyzing Jordan Scarlett's Best Fit After 4-Star RB Decommits from FAU

    Running back Jordan Scarlett reopened his recruitment Friday, exactly six months after stunning many with a commitment to FAU ...

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  14. 4-Star TE Tyrone Wheatley Jr. Announces His Top 5 Favorites

    Tight end prospect Tyrone Wheatley Jr. , son of the former star Michigan running back, trimmed his list from nearly 20 offers to five options—with the Wolverines among ...

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  15. 8 Assistant Coaches Quietly Dominating College Football Recruiting Trail

    Head college football coaches command constant attention as the faces of high-profile programs, handling the pressures of public relations while game-planning and recruiting all year...

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  16. Power Ranking the Top 10 Pass-Rushers in 2015 Recruiting Class

    Collegiate offensive schemes continue to put more of an emphasis on the aerial attack than ever before, making elite pass-rushers an increasingly valuable commodity...

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  17. How Maryland Is Shocking Everybody on the 2015 Recruiting Trail

    Expectations were clear when Randy Edsall arrived in College Park in 2011. Fresh off an improbable BCS bowl run at Connecticut, he replaced reigning ACC Coach of the Year Ralph Friedgen ...

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  18. The Opening 2014: Predicting Landing Spots for the Top 10 Uncommitted Recruits

    A staggeringly star-studded collection of college recruits will swarm to Beaverton, Oregon, this July for The Opening, Nike's annual showcase of elite competitors...

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  19. No. 1 Recruit, Trent Thompson's Visit to USC Makes More Sense Than We Think

    The frenzied pursuit of defensive tackle Trent Thompson now truly warrants the phrase "coast-to-coast"...

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  20. What Mammoth 4-Star OL Tyler Carr's Commitment Means for Auburn

    Tyler Carr committed to Auburn on Tuesday morning, capping off the latest battle in a continuous turf war between the Tigers and Alabama...

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  21. 5-Star DT Recruit Shy Tuttle Tweets Top 5 Schools

    Shy Tuttle provided a new twist in a nationwide recruitment Monday afternoon, unveiling a list of his top five collegiate options...

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  22. The Opening 2014: Position-by-Position Rankings of the Invitees

    The Opening is an annual summer event sponsored by Nike that now rivals postseason All-American games in terms of prestige and star power...

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  23. Texas A&M Lands No. 1 2016 Recruit Greg Little, Tightens Grip on Lone Star State

    Texas A&M is still more than seven months away from finalizing an inevitably outstanding 2015 recruiting class, but head coach Kevin Sumlin is already commanding massive headlines on the 2016 trail...

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  24. 4-Star QB Deondre Francois Trims List to 3 Finalists

    The recruiting journey of Deondre Francois has featured dramatic developments during the past few days, setting the stage for a climactic final stretch...

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  25. How 4-Star Blake Barnett's Commitment Impacts Top Uncommitted QBs of 2015 Class

    When Blake Barnett walked away from his Notre Dame commitment earlier this month, it appeared all roads led to Oregon. Instead, the 4-star California prospect will spend his collegiate career at Alabama...

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