1. 4-Star 2016 CB Saivion Smith Earns ND Offer: Can Irish Pull Florida Standout?

    During the middle of Notre Dame’s bye week two weeks ago, Irish running backs coach Tony Alford hit the Sunshine State in search of future targets on the recruiting trail. His travels led him to IMG Academy in Bradenton , Florida...

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  2. 10 Programs That Should Be Better at Recruiting but Still Struggle

    Tradition, geography and on-field performance are just a few of the factors that help programs build a successful recruiting class...

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  3. College Football's Most Important Offers of the Week

    Last weekend’s showdown between St. John Bosco (California) and Bishop Gorman (Nevada)—the nation’s top two prep programs in the USA Today high school football ...

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  4. Ranked Teams Most in Need of a Stud Quarterback Recruit

    Similar to how NFL coaches, personnel and organizations are married to their starting quarterbacks, college coaches hit the recruiting trail in search of quarterbacks who can change the culture of a program...

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  5. 4-Star 2016 CB Chad Clay Earns LSU Offer: Family Ties Helping Tigers' Case?

    Rising 4-star junior corner Chad Clay is well-versed when it comes to recognizing excellence in the secondary, especially considering his father Willie was a standout defensive back in college at Georgia Tech and in the NFL...

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  6. Shea Patterson Visiting USC: How Would 5-Star 2016 QB Fit in Trojans' Offense?

    USC has been a haven for top-flight quarterbacks in recent history, and Trojans head coach Steve Sarkisian is hoping that trend continues in his quest to land 2016 5-star quarterback Shea Patterson ...

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  7. Stock Watch for Class of 2015 Top Running Backs

    While there isn ’t a Leonard Fournette -type star in the 2015 class of running backs, the rising crop of senior rushers is filled with its share of dynamic talents...

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  8. Shy Tuttle Sets Decision Date: Which Program Is Best Fit for 4-Star DT?

    One lucky team will land a potential difference-maker to its 2015 recruiting class on Friday afternoon when 4-star defensive tackle Shy Tuttle will announce his commitment, according to Ryan Bartow of 247Sports ...

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  9. College Football Recruiting Offers of the Week

    National signing day is less than five months away, and a handful of 2015 prospects are earning offers from some of the nation’s top programs...

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  10. College Football Teams Whose 2015 Recruiting Focus Is Primarily Offense

    Unlike the NFL draft, the college football recruiting process gives coaches and teams a chance to bring in quality and quantity with most schools bringing in 20-25 prospects with each cycle...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 13 days ago 12,413 reads 14 comments

  11. 10 Class of 2015 Recruits from SEC Country Who Should Play Outside the SEC

    One of the main reasons the SEC has risen to prominence in college football is because of the fertile recruiting grounds located in the league’s geographic footprint...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 15 days ago 7,288 reads 12 comments

  12. Most Underrated Defensive College Football Recruits in the Class of 2015

    For perspective on how fickle recruiting rankings can prove to be, take the example of the current defensive end duo of the Houston Texans: Jadeveon Clowney and J.J. Watt. Four years ago, Clowney—the No...

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  13. College Football Recruiting Offers of the Week

    Back in 2010, Michigan State head coach Mark Dantonio struck gold when he plucked a little known 3-star cornerback from the heart of Georgia named Darqueze Dennard ...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 17 days ago 29,457 reads 3 comments

  14. 2015 Recruits Whose Stocks Are Rising So Far

    Recruiting has become a process that operates at warp speed in recent years, with many of the nation’s top seniors already having made verbal commitments long before the final year of their prep career began...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 20 days ago 10,256 reads 1 comments

  15. 7 Most Underrated 2015 QB Recruits

    Three years ago, Marcus Mariota entered his senior season at St. Louis High School in Honolulu, Hawaii with little fanfare in recruiting circles. Of course, the current Oregon Ducks star quarterback is the current poster boy of college football...

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  16. 2016 Prospects Who Are Already Better Than 2015 Prospects

    While the 2015 class has six months left until national signing day, coaches across the country are already turning their attention to 2016 prospects...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 23 days ago 5,312 reads 2 comments

  17. Meet the 2016 Quarterback Who Could Be Heir to Braxton Miller's Throne

    In 2013 Urban Meyer went into the the Lone Star State and plucked his first two Ohio State signees —quarterback JT Barrett and all-purpose back Dontre Wilson— right from the heart of Texas ...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 23 days ago 27,482 reads 54 comments

  18. College Football Recruiting Offers of the Week

    September 1 marked the beginning of a period when college coaches could reach out to prospective recruits who are entering their junior year of high school. Labor Day came with a flurry of offers to some of the nation’s top 2016 prospects...

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  19. Biggest Recruiting Positional Needs for Every SEC Team

    With the abundance of top-flight recruiters in the SEC, the recruiting battles between the league’s heavyweights are often as fierce as the encounters on the gridiron...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 29 days ago 26,173 reads 56 comments

  20. Meet David Beaty: Kevin Sumlin's Ace Recruiter Locking Up Lone Star State Talent

    David Beaty doesn’t have a key to the city of Dallas. However, to fans and rivals of Texas A&M—where Beaty currently serves as wide receivers coach—it certainly seems that way...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 29 days ago 24,351 reads 32 comments

  21. College Football Recruiting Offers of the Week

    One week after landing 3-star California offensive lineman Dru Samia , the Oklahoma Sooners doubled down in the Golden State by offering a pair of 2015 standouts in 4-star receiver Ykili Ross and 4-star linebacker Khaylan Thomas ...

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  22. 6 Teams Struggling on the 2015 College Football Recruiting Trail

    Recruiting is the lifeblood of every college football program, and success on the recruiting trail can often be an indicator of whether a team is heading in the right direction...

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  23. Inside the World of Twitter Hashtags on the College Football Recruiting Trail

    For college football coaches, the celebration of winning the grueling wars on the recruiting trail is normally reserved for national signing day. That’s mainly because NCAA rules prohibit coaches from discussing potential recruits by name...

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  24. 10 Freak-of-Nature Athletes in 2015 College Football Recruiting Class

    While Jadeveon Clowney and Julio Jones rose to stardom in college, both players were deemed freaks of nature as recruits long before they stepped foot on campus...

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  25. 6 Teams Heavily Recruiting 2015 JUCO Prospects

    While recruiting at the prep level is the backbone of every college football program, a handful of teams rely on supplementing their roster with potential instant impact players from the JUCO ranks...

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