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  1. College football recruiting -- Rutgers early offer strategy

    Jared Shanker

    New Jersey has traditionally missed on the elite talent in its local area. By offering prospects earlier -- like, before their freshman year early -- Kyle Flood and his staff are hoping to see that change in the near future.

    Story | Conversation | May 22, 2013
  2. ESPN 150 WR Blacknall names top two

    Jared Shanker

    MANALAPAN, N.J. -- Four-star wide receiver Saeed Blacknall (Manalapan, N.J./Manalapan) already has more than 20 offers, so if he is going to camp for an offer, he says it better be worth it. That school would have to jump one of his early top two....

    Blog | May 01, 2013
  3. Thompson alters timeline after new offers

    Jared Shanker

    Less than a month ago, Dylan Thompson (Lombard, Ill./Montini Catholic) believed his recruitment would not go on much longer. He expected a few more offers and then a spring or early summer decision. Now, the talented defensive lineman will delay i...

    Blog | March 19, 2013
  4. Barwick adds B1G and MAC offer

    Jared Shanker

    Mike Barwick (Cincinnati/Summit Country Day) made the rounds to a few schools Saturday, and he left with two offers -- one from a school he didn't even check out. The junior defensive tackle was offered by Bowling Green early Saturday while at its...

    Blog | February 16, 2013
  5. Juco OT Matt Finnin to commit Friday

    Jared Shanker

    One of the top junior college linemen in the country is ready to end things early. Matt Finnin (Crete, Ill./College of Dupage) told he plans to make a commitment Friday, Dec. 21. Finnin has double-digit offers. The 6-foot-7, 315-pound ...

    Blog | December 17, 2012
  6. Temple treats Thadd Smith like family

    Jared Shanker

    Temple has an early offer out to 2014 athlete Thadd Smith (Springfield, Pa./Cardinal O'Hara), and the Owls made the Philadelphia-area prospect feel at home while on a visit Saturday. "The Temple visit was good even though they lost. I had a lot of...

    Blog | November 11, 2012
  7. Junior Thadd Smith nets two early offers

    Jared Shanker

    With his season just recently coming to an end, 2014 athlete Thadd Smith (Springfield, Pa./Cardinal O'Hara) will be a little busier with the recruiting process. He already has two offers. Rutgers and Temple have extended offers to the 5-foot-8, 16...

    Blog | November 07, 2012
  8. OSU, UM evaluating 2014 DT Enoch Smith

    Jared Shanker

    Eight offers are already in for ESPN Watch List defensive tackle Enoch Smith (Chicago/Mount Carmel), but that number will not remain at eight very long. The 6-foot-2, 256-pound lineman said several big-time BCS programs are at least showing early ...

    Blog | October 08, 2012
  9. New York's top player Ebenezer Ogundeko receives Under Armour Gam...

    Jared Shanker

    At one point in his recruiting, Ebenezer Ogundeko only had offers from Syracuse and NC A&T. Now, nearly every BCS power hopes to land the hulking defensive end.

    Story | Conversation | September 28, 2012
  10. Brennan Thrift has early local offers

    Jared Shanker

    MONROEVILLE, Pa. -- Gateway coach Terry Smith expected 2012 would be the year his program would make another run at a WPIAL title. His young stars were seasoned juniors and seniors. He was not expecting the addition of another pivotal piece to the...

    Blog | September 12, 2012
  11. Garrett Dickerson with early national offers

    Jared Shanker

    College programs are not sure where they want 2014 recruit Garrett Dickerson (Oradell, N.J./Bergen Catholic). They just know they want him. The 6-foot-4, 240-pound Dickerson is being recruited as a tight end, defensive end or athlete by the nine s...

    Blog | September 04, 2012
  12. Rutgers pushes for 4-star OL Dorian Miller

    Jared Shanker

    Four-star Dorian Miller (Metuchen, N.J./Metuchen) said Rutgers is setting the bar for him in his recruitment. Early this morning was just another example of why. Aug. 1 is the first day colleges can send written offers to seniors. While they often...

    Blog | August 01, 2012
  13. Cass Tech LB Drake talks early offers

    Jared Shanker

    SOUTHFIELD, Mich. -- Detroit Cass Tech 2014 linebacker Deon Drake Jr. picked up three new offers this week, two of which came from BCS programs. Drake camped at Pittsburgh on Monday and added an offer not long after. The Pitt coaches confirmed wha...

    Blog | June 16, 2012
  14. No offer but Turner high on Bearcats

    Jared Shanker

    Running back Aregeros Turner (Akron, Ohio/Copley) has four offers already, but his early favorite is still evaluating him. "Cincinnati," Turner responded when asked who he is favoring. "They tell my coach I'm their No. 1 running back on their recr...

    Blog | May 23, 2012
  15. Gladney closing in on double-digit offers

    Jared Shanker

    The recruiting process got off to a bit of a slow start for Kevin Gladney (Akron, Ohio/Firestone) after picking up his first offer in early December, but a run of offers over the last few weeks has Gladney closing in on double digits. Bowling Gree...

    Blog | April 12, 2012
  16. Cinci LB Jones up to 19 offers

    Jared Shanker

    Shane Jones (Cincinnati/Moeller) saw a run of new offers come in early in March, but his recruitment has slowed down somewhat since then. However, Jones has added three more offers over the last few weeks. Penn State, Purdue and, most recently, Te...

    Blog | March 28, 2012