AC100 Articles

-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) This was easily one of the more entertaining National Signing Days in history. And in stark contrast to years past, the dramatics had nothing to do with the nation’s top class. In fact, there was a...
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2 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) It didn’t take long for the dust to start settling on what has turned out to be one of the most entertaining National Signing Days in history. At 8:15 a.m. ET, Nick Saban landed his first big unknown...
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2 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) It helps to have two coaching staffs. While Luke Fickell's Ohio State staff prepared for the bowl match-up with Florida, new head coach Urban Meyer and his staff plowed through the recruiting trail in...
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2 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) One glance at the Athlon Consensus 100 will prove that it should be an electric ride through National Signing Day 2012. In total, 18 players ranked in the AC100 are left uncommitted and a few massive...
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2 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) The Auburn Tigers won the 2011 BCS National Championship. But you wouldn't be able to tell it from looking at the team recruiting rankings. Rivals.com and Scout.com has the Tigers ranked No. 20 in the...
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2 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) The Florida Gators need some good news these days. One of the best jobs in America — and the best job East of the Mississippi — has featured four different coordinators in four seasons in Gainesville...
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2 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) Children are complicated, fickle, naive creatures who seldom have any perspective on the trappings of adult life. Few 16-year old kids in this country are clued in to the rise of democracy in the Middle...
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2 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) National Signing Day is upon us! Tomorrow coaches, parents, fans and media members alike will be starring at fax machines (yes, they still use those) in anticipation of building a championship roster...
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2 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) National Signing Day 2012 is two days away. As usual, the flip-flopping fireworks should provide plenty of entertainment for recruitniks and college football fans alike. But while fans bases all across...
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2 years ago
The competition for the signatures of unproven 18-year-olds often includes more twists and turns than a spy novel. Here, insiders present a few slices of life out on the recruiting trail. Athlon Consensus 100: 2012's Top 100 Prospects From...
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2 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) Recruiting rankings are an inexact science, and even the experts will admit that. It is virtually impossible to measure heart, work ethic, mental focus and self-awareness in 17- and 18-year-old kids....
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2 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) Recruiting rankings are inexact science and even the experts will admit that. It is virtually impossible to measure heart, work ethic, mental focus and self-awareness in 17- and 18-year old kids....
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2 years ago
-by Braden Gall (@BradenGall on twitter) The 2012 Athlon Consensus 100 is finalized. Like it is every recruiting cycle, the final revamping of Athlon’s top-100 is always the most volatile. The national, regional and state all-star games allow...
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2 years ago

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