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RECRUITING

Which teams are recruiting the best at each defensive position in 2021?

Alabama has one of the strongest defensive recruiting groups in the 2021 recruiting cycle, but don't sleep on Texas A&M or Maryland.

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Which teams are recruiting the best at each position on offense in 2021?

Alabama has one of the strongest offensive line groups this cycle. Which teams are strongest at the other positions?

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NATIONAL SIGNING DAY

Alabama leads top 75 teams after national signing day

With the 2021 recruiting cycle coming to an end, it's Alabama at No. 1 in the class rankings, Ohio State at No. 2 and then everyone else.

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Michigan, USC among winners during February's signing day

Michigan and Ole Miss were among the teams that landed big recruits during February's signing day. But not all teams filled their holes.

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Which recruits will make immediate impacts in 2021?

Some prospects will end up being benched as freshmen behind more experienced players. But these recruits can be playmakers from day one.

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CLASS OF 2022

Ohio State gets No. 1 prospect again and more recruiting storylines

Now that college football's 2021 recruiting cycle has ended, what can we look forward to for next year's class?

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Breaking down top 2022 recruit Quinn Ewers' commitment to Ohio State

Quarterback Quinn Ewers, the No. 1 prospect in the Class of 2022 who decommitted from Texas in August, committed to Ohio State on Thursday.

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LOOKING AHEAD TO 2021

How Alabama and Ohio State are restocking for 2021 through recruiting

Alabama and Ohio State both made the national championship game, and they currently have the Nos. 1 and 2 recruiting classes for 2021, too.

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Which teams are primed for success in 2021 based on their recruiting classes?

Alabama, Georgia and Texas are among the teams that have the most ESPN 300 recruiting talent on their rosters entering the 2021 season.

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COLLEGE FOOTBALL

Ranking the No. 1 college football recruiting classes in the ESPN era

Alabama has finished with the top-ranked recruiting class in six of the past 15 years. But were any of them No. 1?

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Re-ranking the 2019 recruiting class

Derek Stingley Jr. was the No. 18 prospect coming out of high school. Sam Howell was No. 120. Where does the Class of 2019 rank now?

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2019's top recruits

  • Kayvon Thibodeaux/@kayvonT8
  • Top 300 players in the Class of 2019

    In the first ESPN 300 rankings for the 2019 class, DE Kayvon Thibodeaux tops the rankings and is one of nine linemen in the top 10.

Where do top players come from?

  • A. Micah Smith illustration
  • College football recruiting's true battlegrounds

    Where do college football's best players come from? Like in an election, winning in the battleground counties can produce classes full of recruits that make the difference in winning it all.

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