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2013 Football Recruiting Rankings: Running Backs

Athlon Sports releases its positional recruiting rankings for the Class of 2013.
<p> 2013 Football Recruiting Rankings: Running Backs</p>

National Signing Day 2013 is right around the corner and Athlon Sports is releasing its position-by-position rankings for the Class of 2013 based on the Athlon Consensus 100. Who is left on the board? Who has the best class at one position? Who had positional needs to fill? And, obviously, who are the stars of tomorrow fans can look forward to at every position?

Ranking the Best Quarterback Recruiting Classes of the last 10 Years

Athlon ranks the last 10 classes of quarterback recruits.
<p> Ranking the Best Quarterback Recruiting Classes of the last 10 Years</p>

Recruiting is reaching a fever pitch as the college football machine churns toward National Signing Day 2013. The first Wednesday in February is the NCAA’s version of Christmas morning for fans and coaches alike. Great coaching is the key to winning, but so are great players. If your team has better athletes, generally speaking, it will win the game more often than not.

That doesn’t mean that every five-star is an All-American or every two-star is a Sun Belt third stringer.

Top 15 SEC Football Teams of the BCS Era

Athlon Sports ranked the best SEC teams of the BCS era.
<p> Top 15 SEC Football Teams of the BCS Era</p>

The BCS just put a bow on its 15th season of action and Athlon has dissected the numbers and reviewed the tapes of all six BCS conferences in order to rank the best each league has had to offer. Which Oklahoma team was the best of the decade? Which Florida team was the toughest to stop? How do you rank the Florida State teams of the late '90s? Which Miami team was the best? How about those loaded USC teams? Alabama vs. Auburn?

The debates will rage on for decades, but here is Athlon's two cents. Here are the Top 15 SEC teams of the BCS Era (1998-present):

Top 25 High School Football Recruits of 2013

Who are the top 25 players in the nation in the class of 2013?
<p> AC100 Finalized: The Top 25 Recruits of 2013</p>

After over a year of evaluation that includes underclassman combines, spring and summer camps, the fall high school season and winter All-Star events, the 2013 Athlon Consensus 100 is finalized.

Names like Mississippi State’s Chris Jones, Alabama’s Derrick Henry and Oregon’s Thomas Tyner saw their stock sky-rocket in the final rankings while others like Michigan’s Shane Morris watched their names fall precipitously in the AC100.

10 Players Replacing the Biggest Names in College Football in 2013

Max Wittek is one of 10 players replacing college football's biggest names.
<p> 10 Players Replacing the Biggest Names in College Football in 2013</p>

The start of spring practice is still over a month away, but college football coaches have already turned the page from 2012 to 2013. With the passing of the NFL Draft deadline and new recruits coming in after Signing Day, coaches have a good idea about their roster and some of the holes facing their team.

College Football's NFL Draft Deadline Winners and Losers

LSU was a big loser from the NFL Draft's early entry deadline.
<p> College Football's NFL Draft Deadline Winners and Losers</p>

The early entry deadline to the NFL Draft is always a nervous time for many coaches in college football. Even though most coaches have an idea of which players will be back for the next season, there’s always a few surprises. And of course, it’s never easy to replace a potential first-round pick with an unproven player.

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