Mark Richt is not blowing smoke when he addresses the difficulty in building a recruiting fence around Georgia's borders. Football coaches across the country recognize the wealth of talent that exists in the Peach State, and they frequently make Georgia a key area in their recruiting game plans.
about 770 days ago | David Ching | NCF On The Trail
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- Penn State has produced a first-team All-Big Ten defender in eight of the past nine seasons, but no Nittany Lions defensive back has made the list since 2008 (safety Anthony Scirrotto).
about 1196 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- There are several ways to combat the unique depth challenges Penn State faces with its reduced roster. 1. Upgrade recruiting: If Penn State brings in more players who can make significant contributions early in their careers, it should have fewer gaping holes on the depth chart.
about 1210 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | Penn State Nittany Lions
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- When Nick Saban was introduced as the head football coach at Alabama on Jan. 4, 2007, he mentioned recruiting some 10 times. Building the program from the ground up, Saban told reporters at the news conference that, "First of all, you got to have good players.
about 1246 days ago | Alex Scarborough | Alabama Crimson Tide
It's time to celebrate the best of the best in the SEC during the BCS era. So what we've done is taken on the monumental task of selecting an All-SEC team from the BCS era, which officially ended last Monday with Florida State's 34-31 victory over Auburn in the VIZIO BCS National Championship.
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. -- For Nick Saban, his success started on the recruiting trail, not the football field. In his first season, the University of Alabama head football coach went 6-6 and guided the Crimson Tide to a berth in the Independence Bowl, the lowly Independence Bowl, where they hung on to defeat Colorado.
about 1708 days ago | Greg Ostendorf | NCF On The Trail
DESTIN, Fla. -- Nick Saban isn't looking to compare his 2012 football team to past ones, but he'd like to take one key ingredient from 2011 and sprinkle it around his team right now, especially on defense.
about 1883 days ago | Edward Aschoff | Alabama Crimson Tide