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  1. FSU close calls have flare of 2002 Ohio State in them

    Jared Shanker

    Comparisons are the structural foundation of the College Football Playoff system. Is this undefeated better than the others? Which is the best one-loss team, and is it better than an undefeated? Few teams have been the subject of those comparisons...

    Blog | November 07, 2014
  2. Which top schools play freshmen most?

    Jared Shanker

    Boston College coach Steve Addazio remembers an era when players wanted to redshirt as true freshmen to better prepare them for the final four years of their college career. "Now it's 'I want to play,' " Addazio, 55, said. "If you're talking about...

    Blog | August 19, 2014
  3. Signing day decision for ESPN 300 OT

    Jared Shanker

    Roderick Johnson (Florissant, Mo./Hazelwood Central) has finalized plans for his commitment announcement. Johnson, No. 158 in the ESPN 300, will commit at 10 a.m. ET on signing day at his high school, he told in a text message. A decision...

    Blog | January 20, 2014
  4. Buckeyes flip local three-star OT Taylor

    Jared Shanker

    Three-star offensive tackle Brady Taylor (Columbus, Ohio/Bishop Ready) said throughout his recruitment that an Ohio State offer would not immediately result in a commitment. That offer did not come until January -- six months after he committed to Vi...

    Blog | January 20, 2014
  5. FSU makes move for No. 5 DT McDowell

    Jared Shanker

    Malik McDowell's recruitment was stagnant for much of the fall as the ESPN 300 defensive tackle from Southfield (Mich.) High put his college decision on the backburner. But now with signing day less than three weeks away, McDowell's recruitment is be...

    Blog | January 19, 2014
  6. ESPN 300 OT has Florida State on top

    Jared Shanker

    Florida State fans were questioning the Noles' offensive line recruiting just a few months ago. Now they're rejoicing in the fruits of the staff's efforts as coach Jimbo Fisher could have his pick of the litter at the position these final few weeks b...

    Blog | December 17, 2013
  7. No. 12 junior Tuttle taking things slow

    Jared Shanker

    As the No. 12 player in the 2015 ESPN Junior 300, Shy Tuttle (Lexington, N.C./North Davidson) has his choice of any college program. With double-digit offers, he is not ready to begin trimming his list. "Right now I'm high on a lot of schools,"...

    Blog | November 25, 2013
  8. Louisville Cardinals recruit Terry Ramsey overcomes

    Jared Shanker

    Terry Ramsey bounced from foster home to foster home until his former case worker took him in, allowing him to fulfill his potential as a Louisville football recruit

    Story | Conversation | August 23, 2013
  9. Wilkins hoped for different future

    Jared Shanker

    Football was a second option for Christian Wilkins. The ESPN Junior 300 defensive tackle out of Suffield (Conn.) Academy with offers from Florida State, Ohio State and Stanford would have preferred a nobler path protecting the streets. "It's kind ...

    Blog | August 01, 2013
  10. No. 14-ranked junior to play internationally

    Jared Shanker

    Defensive tackle Hjalte Froholdt, No. 14 in the 2015 ESPN Junior 300, will not be a man amongst boys, as the saying goes, this upcoming season. His competition will be all men in 2013. Froholdt, a 6-foot-4, 285-pound lineman, spent his sophomore s...

    Blog | July 29, 2013
  11. GT or WVU for ESPN 300 OLB

    Jared Shanker

    It is not often Georgia Tech and West Virginia go head to head for an ESPN 300 recruit, but those two are the last two standing for a top-20 outside linebacker. Springfield (Ohio) High linebacker Davonte James, No. 232 in the ESPN 300, is deciding...

    Blog | July 22, 2013
  12. Top junior Cornell avoids the 'dark side'

    Jared Shanker

    The No. 1 junior nationally will not be going to the dark side. No, Big Ten fans, Jashon Cornell is not referring to Arkansas or Florida or Missouri or any SEC program recruiting the nation's top player in hopes of persuading him to leave the Big Ten...

    Blog | July 17, 2013
  13. '15 Glover-Williams projects as playmaker

    Jared Shanker

    Most colleges are not completely sure which position Eric Glover-Williams will play at the next level, but they plan to use him the same way his Canton (Ohio) McKinley coaches will in 2013. Glover-Williams will have the ball in his hands early and of...

    Blog | July 16, 2013
  14. One last visit for Taylor before decision

    Jared Shanker

    The final few days of July could shape the end of Brady Taylor's recruitment. The three-star offensive tackle from Columbus (Ohio) Bishop Ready hopes to make his decision the first few days of August, and he will camp at Ohio State for Friday Nigh...

    Blog | July 11, 2013
  15. Va Tech tops competition for OG Pettit

    Jared Shanker

    Every school to offer was even for the No. 22 offensive guard up until Tuesday night. That is when Virginia Tech put a stranglehold on the recruitment of Colt Pettit (Hamler, Ohio/Patrick Henry). When Pettit got into the car with his family to dri...

    Blog | July 10, 2013
  16. Two schools jockey for Ramsey's verbal

    Jared Shanker

    A decision could come at the end of the month for defensive end Terry Ramsey (Clayton, Ohio/Northmont), and while he officially has a top three, he admits it will likely come down to just two. Louisville, Michigan State and West Virginia are the f...

    Blog | July 10, 2013