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College Football Recruiting

Another Sign College Sports Continue to Spin Out of Control

Ken Reed | Posted 05.03.2014 | Sports
Ken Reed

The head football coach at LSU recently picked up a commitment from quarterback Zadock Dinkelmann. Zack's an 8th grader from Texas. That's not a misprint; Dinkelmann is indeed an 8th grader. Recruiting middle school kids is increasingly common at the highest levels of college sports.

On Hopes, Dreams, and Signing Day

Luc Bergevin | Posted 04.09.2014 | College
Luc Bergevin

College football fans are a delusional bunch, myself thoroughly included. We don't understand why anyone wouldn't want to play for our school, our coach, our program.

#Recruiting Comes To Twitter Ahead Of National Signing Day

AP | STEVE MEGARGEE | Posted 02.04.2014 | Sports

Recruiting is the lifeline of college coaches and with teenagers using social media like Twitter to communicate, some football staffs have pushed the ...

In Defense Of College Football Coaches

Kai Sato | Posted 03.12.2014 | Sports
Kai Sato

Some people have accused college football coaches of being overpaid, youth labor extortionists. But to make an informed assessment, several key factors should be understood about the college football coaching profession.

Before They Were College Football Stars

Posted 07.12.2013 | Sports

By Greg Gabriel, National Football Post College football recruiting is and has been big business for years. It’s what has made and Sco...

College Football Recruiting + Middle Schoolers = Injuries

Dr. Joseph Horrigan | Posted 08.27.2013 | Sports
Dr. Joseph Horrigan

While many journalists are understandably questioning the ethics of recruiting athletes so young, we must also keep our eye on the ball with regard to the physical impact such a practice may produce.

Duke Recruits Football Star With This Gesture

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Klein | Posted 05.21.2013 | College

Is Duke University the creepy guy who is coming on too strong? Or the romantic pursuer who takes the time to show he cares? Either way, the univers...

5-Star Recruit Chooses Bama Despite Rival Tattoo

AP | Posted 02.05.2013 | Sports

ATLANTA -- Five-star linebacker prospect Reuben Foster says he'll play for Alabama after a recruiting process that left him torn between the state's t...

WATCH: Teen Seriously Injured Trying To Impress Football Recruiters

Posted 10.26.2012 | Sports

An attempt at impressing college football coaches went horribly awry for a teenager in Florida. In hopes of creating a memorable video to send to recr...

QB Prospect Picks Ole Miss Over SEC Powers

Posted 06.05.2012 | Sports

By Dave Miller, National Football Post Ryan Buchanan, one of the better pocket passers in the Class of 2013, verbally committed to Ole Miss on Mond...

Notre Dame Lands Coveted 5-Star Recruit

Posted 06.04.2012 | Sports

By Greg Gabriel, National Football Post Notre Dame got a commitment from one of the top players on its recruiting board when outside linebacker Jay...

Miami Lands Prized QB Recruit

Posted 08.28.2012 | Sports

By Dave Miller, National Football Post Miami head coach Al Golden and his staff have landed a big commitment in the Class of 2013, as quarterback K...

Urban Meyer Lures Top QB Recruit Away From LSU

Posted 04.20.2012 | Sports

By Dave Miller, National Football Post Urban Meyer continues to bring in SEC-type talent to the Ohio State football program, as the former Florida ...

Notre Dame Football Recruits Son Of NBA Hall Of Famer

Posted 03.28.2012 | Sports

By Dave Miller, National Football Post Notre Dame's recruiting momentum continued late Tuesday night when the son of NBA Hall of Famer David Robins...

Recruit Chooses Auburn Over Clemson Based On Chick-Fil-A

The Huffington Post | Dan Treadway | Posted 02.02.2012 | Sports

My, my has Chick-Fil-A been kind to the Auburn Tigers this year. Exactly one month after demolishing Virginia 43-24 in the Chick-Fil-A bowl, the T...

Where Did The Top High School Football Recruits Sign?

The Huffington Post | Dan Treadway | Posted 02.01.2012 | Sports

Although the college football season culminates with the BCS National Championship Game in January the competition among upper-echelon schools doesn't...

High School Football Star Expelled Over Tweets

The Huffington Post | Dan Treadway | Posted 01.21.2012 | Sports

By all accounts, Yuri Wright had a very bright future ahead him due to his prowess on the football field. The cornerback at New Jersey football powerh...

Top 100 College Football Commitments

Bleacher Report | Posted 01.12.2012 | Sports

With National Signing Day less than a month away, we thought we'd examine the top 100 commitments so far. These players are locked in to a school, and...

States Look To Strengthen College Football Sports Agent Oversight

AP | ALAN SCHER ZAGIER | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

After a college football season blemished by charges of rule-breaking agents and athletes, legislators from New Jersey to Oregon are looking to make i...

National Signing Day 2010: College Football Recruiting Ramps Up

ESPN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports

Welcome to national signing day! We'll be following all of the action today, beginning at 7 a.m. ET. Check back frequently for updates....