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70 from SEC invited to NFL Combine

By Saturday Down South, 2 years 7 months ago
College football saw a record number of underclassmen declare for the NFL Draft this year, and 28 of them were from the SEC. Related: Recapping a dominant SEC National Signing Day The NFL Combine is right around the corner this month on February 19-25, and players from around the country will be trying to bolster their draft stock. The SEC has 70 invitees, and to put that into perspective, the...

How the big four recruiting services rank SEC classes after signing day

By Saturday Down South, 2 years 7 months ago
Dominance doesn’t even begin to describe the overall recruiting haul the SEC had yesterday. Throughout all four recruiting services, the SEC landed seven of the top 10 classes. Related: 2014 All-SEC Signing Class Team Alabama and LSU finished No. 1 and No. 2 on all four services, while Texas A&M, Auburn, Tennessee, Georgia and Florida fought for position in the top 10. The one major theme is...

2014 All-SEC Signing Class Team

By Saturday Down South, 2 years 7 months ago
The SEC set a record for the most dominant National Signing Day in history. Things are only getting bigger and better in college football’s best conference Related: Biggest takeaways from the SEC’s dominant signing day With signing day now in the rearview, let’s take a look at the SEC’s all-signing class team, and there is some big-time talent we’ll be hearing about in the future and coming to a...

Update on the player who signed 3 letters of intent

By Saturday Down South, 2 years 7 months ago
The man with three homes has created quite a quandary for the colleges he signed with. Dacorius Law, a 3-star running back prospect out of Haines City (Fla.), turned in three signed letters of intent on Wednesday. One was faxed to Ole Miss in the morning, one was faxed to Utah in the afternoon, and he also had a backup LOI with East Mississippi Community College. All three schools announced that...

College Football's 2014 Consensus National Team Recruiting Rankings

By Braden Gall, 2 years 7 months ago
Rivals.com, Scout.com, ESPN and 247Sports.com are the four major recruiting services who all do an excellent job evaluating, tracking and ranking all things recruiting.But they don't always agree and that is a great thing for fans. It also means the best way to rank the best classes in the nation is to average them all together and come to a consensus. One service may value quantity while...

Two recruits quietly leave Tennessee’s class on Wednesday

By Saturday Down South, 2 years 7 months ago
With all the hoopla of national signing day, sometimes news like this can quietly slip by. For weeks, if not months, people have wondered how Tennessee could fit in this massive class of 30-plus recruits. Doubters wondered if recruits might get pushed out, or greyshirted, or whatever. On Wednesday, it because official news that three-star prospects Orlando Brown and Jerome Dews would not sign...

Tennessee Volunteers National Signing Day Recap

By Saturday Down South, 2 years 7 months ago
Tennessee Volunteers SEC TEAM RANK: No. 3 NATIONAL TEAM RANK: No. 5 LAST YEAR’S FINISH: No. 10 in SEC; No. 24 in nation. NO. 1 CURRENT RECRUIT: WR Josh Malone (No. 36). SDS 3-STAR ‘SLEEPER’ STAR: So many good ones to go with here, but I’m actually going to step up a notch and say JUCO 4-star Chris Weatherd. Incredibly humble and mature, incredibly talented. Vols fans will have him. SUM THE...

Live Blog: Tennessee recruiting signees National Signing Day

By Saturday Down South, 2 years 7 months ago
This Tennessee live blog will be updated throughout the day as new commitments and Letter of Intents are received. Already Enrolled (14) Josh Malone, WR Station Camp (Gallatin, TN) 6-2.25/191 Jalen Hurd, RB Beech (Hendersonville, TN) 6-3/230 Von Pearson, WR Feather River College (Plumas Ntl Forest, CA) 6-1/180 Daniel Helm, TE Glenwood (Chatham, IL) 6-4/225 Dontavius Blair, OT Garden City C.C. (...

Tennessee Volunteers National Signing Day Predictions

By Saturday Down South, 2 years 7 months ago
Tennessee Volunteeers SEC TEAM RANK: No. 4 NATIONAL TEAM RANK: No. 6 LAST YEAR’S FINISH: No. 10 in SEC; No. 24 in nation. NO. 1 CURRENT RECRUIT: WR Josh Malone (No. 36). FINAL TARGETS: DT Michael Sawyers (No. 368). WHAT SURPRISES LIE AHEAD?: Butch Jones went fishing for recruits this year, and he caught his limit. Then he snuck a few extra ones in his jacket, under his seat and...

Top ten inappropriate ways to celebrate National Signing Day

By Saturday Down South, 2 years 7 months ago
National Signing Day has arrived, and it’s one of the biggest days of the year for the nerdiest college football fans (no disrespect intended). Some of us take our fandom to another level every time the first Wednesday of February rolls around (this guy here is quite sick). Some of you are taking off work officially by staying home and remaining glued to ESPNU, Twitter and your favorite...