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2022 RECRUITING CYCLE

2022 recruiting class rankings: Texas surges past Georgia, Ohio State into top five

Texas leapt Oklahoma, Texas A&M and Ohio State to climb within the top five, while Stanford and South Carolina also rose.

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Which teams are over- and underperforming in recruiting?

When it comes to college football's 2022 recruiting class, which teams are exceeding expectations and which schools aren't meeting their standards?

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College football teams at different stages in rebuilding through recruiting

A team like Michigan State may be near Phase 1 of a rebuild, while North Carolina may be nearing the end of its rebuild process.

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Top Headlines

SAME FACES, NEW PLACES

College football's top 50 newcomers

From fresh faces to stars in new places, who are the top 50 newcomers in college football for the 2021 season?

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Transfer portal chain reaction: Defense

How did various college football teams replace key transfers on defense -- and how did those transfers benefit their new teams?

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Transfer portal chain reaction: Offense

How did McKenzie Milton's transfer impact both UCF and FSU? How did other teams replace key transfers on offense?

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REALIGNMENT AND RECRUITING

How Texas' and Oklahoma's potential moves to SEC impacts recruiting everywhere

Texas would benefit greatly by moving to the SEC. But how would Oklahoma, Texas A&M and other SEC and Big 12 schools be affected?

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Winners and losers in recruiting from college football's past realignment cycle

Texas A&M and TCU improved their recruiting profiles when it came to changing conferences, while Nebraska continued to fall.

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CLASS OF 2022

PLAYER RANKINGS

A new No. 1 prospect and other players to rise up the ESPN 300 rankings

There's a new No. 1-ranked prospect in the Class of 2022, but Walter Nolen wasn't the only player to climb the rankings.

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Top 2022 recruits who remind us of current college stars

To find the next Sam Howell or Garrett Wilson, look no further than the college football prospects in the Class of 2022.

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The 2022 ESPN 300

We rank the top 300 college football recruits in the Class of 2022.

2022's top recruits

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  • Top 300 players in the Class of 2022

    Walter Nolen is one of the top defensive prospects in the Class of 2022, but who are the other top prospects you should keep an eye on?

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