It was a loaded year for true freshman contributors, especially at running back and defensive end. Which players made the cut on this year's true freshman All-America team?
Da'Shawn Hand of Woodbridge (Va.) High School, the No. 6-ranked prospect in the ESPN 300, announced his commitment to Alabama on Thursday.
While Auburn has stood by him and the current investigation involving the NCAA amounts to a mere inquiry, Cameron Newton is already being exposed to voters who think the benefit of the doubt is too much leeway.
Auburn QB Cameron Newton led his team past Arkansas and, with an injury to Michigan QB Denard Robinson, may have assumed the mantle of the nation's top versatile QB.