1. Meet Freddie Swain, the Biggest Surprise of The Opening 2015

    Among the contingent of six wide receivers from the state of Florida who were selected to attend The Opening, Freddie Swain came to Nike World Headquarters in Beaverton , Oregon, with the least fanfare...

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  2. Meet Donovan Peoples-Jones, the 2015 Nike Football Ratings National Champion

    BEAVERTON, Oregon — For the first time in the history of The Opening, an underclassman will take home the Nike Football Ratings National Champion crown. With a winning score of 149...

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  3. How Elite 11 Fraternity Helped Mold Paul Troth's Football Career

    Even though he’s nearly 10 years removed from his playing days, Paul Troth still proudly hangs the picture from his trip to the Elite 11 in his office...

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  4. B/R Exclusive: Recruits Reveal Swag from Nike's The Opening

    The competition between the nation’s top football prospects is set to heat up in the next few days at The Opening and Elite 11 camps, but the recruits started off the week receiving some sick Nike swag...

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  5. Unsigned Preps Bus Tour Preparing Recruits for College, NFL and Beyond

    As Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh addressed the campers at the University of South Florida’s summer camp, a large group of Tampa-area prospects were soaking in the gravity of the moment...

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  6. Meet the Top Uncommitted QBs at 2015 Elite 11

    For college coaches who are searching for an elite passer in the 2016 cycle, the pickings are slim. Illustrating that is the fact that only two of the passers who will make the ...

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  7. Meet Eddy Pineiro, the Alabama Commit Who Can Make a 73-Yard Field Goal

    The man likely to be tabbed with solving Alabama's placekicking woes wasn't even playing the sport when the Tide lost to archrival Auburn in the infamous Kick Six game some 19-plus months ago...

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

    One of the nation’s most sought-after corners in the 2016 cycle is 4-star Texas standout Jared Mayden . The 6’0”, 190-pounder rates as the nation’s No...

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  9. Meet Donnie Corley: The Face of the Sound Mind, Sound Body Camp

    Four years ago, Donnie Corley came to the Sound Mind Sound Body camp as one of hundreds of kids with dreams of taking the next step in their football careers...

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

    LSU has quietly assembled a top-five recruiting class. Last week, Les Miles and his staff turned their attention to the defensive line after offering a pair of 3-stars in defensive tackle Ross Blacklock and defensive end Caleb Roddy ...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 8 months ago 19,245 reads 22 comments

  11. Notre Dame Legend Jerome Bettis Imparts Wisdom to 4-Star RB Tony Jones Jr.

    Tony Jones Jr. didn't have to show up at the Sound Mind Sound Body camp. He could have chosen to stay home and prepare for The Opening next month, but he told his father, Tony Sr...

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  12. Jim McElwain Bringing New Energy to Florida Has Recruits Excited About Gators

    GAINESVILLE, Fla. — If Florida’s football team can play with the type of pace its coaches employ when hosting recruits, Gators fans should be happy with the new regime led by first-year head coach Jim McElwain...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 8 months ago 8,828 reads 32 comments

  13. Michigan's Jim Harbaugh Impresses Recruits at South Florida Satellite Camp

    TAMPA — There was a different level of excitement present on the practice fields at the University of South Florida for the Bulls camp on Saturday...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 8 months ago 7,174 reads 18 comments

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

    Wide receiver is one of the top priorities for Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn and his staff in the 2016 cycle...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 8 months ago 26,729 reads 12 comments

  15. The Story Behind the Real-Life 'Love & Basketball' Proposal 3 Million People Saw

    Life imitates art for hoopers Alex Johnson and Brey Dorsett. As of Friday morning, 3,013,904 people have viewed the couple's Love & Basketball -inspired proposal video on YouTube ...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 8 months ago 81,404 reads 69 comments

  16. Damar Hamlin Tweets Top 10: Odds on Where 4-Star CB Lands

    The recruitment of 2016 4-star corner Damar Hamlin is coming into focus as the Pittsburgh standout tweeted out his top 10 on Wednesday. The list is comprised of schools from the ACC , Big Ten and Pac - 12, plus Notre Dame...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 8 months ago 48,785 reads 65 comments

  17. What to Watch for at 2015 Elite 11 Semifinals Competition

    The road to crowning the Elite 11 for the 2016 class will see 30 of the nation's top quarterbacks compete in Los Angeles this weekend in the camp's first-ever semifinal competition...

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

    Throughout his coaching career, Texas head coach Charlie Strong has gained a strong reputation as a recruiter in the hotbed of South Florida...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 8 months ago 6,815 reads 0 comments

  19. Is 5-Star DT Derrick Brown Leaning Away from Georgia?

    Up to this point in his recruitment, there’s been little mystery as to which school has been at the top of 5-star defensive tackle Derrick Brown 's list. That perch has been reserved for the home-state Georgia Bulldogs...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 8 months ago 19,902 reads 42 comments

  20. Auburn Football Recruiting: Complete Preview for Big Cat Weekend

    While the spring camp circuit is nearing a close, prospects will still be traveling to colleges across the country for camps and recruiting visits heading into the summer...

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

    USC is poised to make another run at a top-five recruiting class in the 2016 cycle. After last week’s addition of 4-star wideout Josh Imatorbhebhe, the Trojans have pulled into the No...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 9 months ago 20,448 reads 6 comments

  22. 2017 4-Star Daquon Green Dishes on New Ohio State, SEC Offers

    As one of the rising young talents emerging from the state of Florida, 2017 4-star wide receiver Daquon Green has created his share of highlights during his prep career...

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  23. Should Florida State Worry 4-Star Josh Brown Plans to Take All 5 Visits?

    One of the pillars of the Florida State Seminoles' top-rated 2016 class is 4-star linebacker Josh Brown —who has been committed to the Seminoles since September 2014...

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  24. 4-Star Chad Clay Commits to Georgia, Says 'Goal Is to Get the No. 1 Class' Now

    Georgia’s 2016 recruiting class took a huge step forward in powering toward a top-rated recruiting class when 4-star corner Chad Clay committed to the Bulldogs on Monday...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 9 months ago 22,921 reads 117 comments

  25. USC Trojans Invading SEC Territory on Recruiting Trail

    Part of USC’s quest to regain its footing as a recruiting powerhouse is an effort to expand the Trojans' reach throughout the country...

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