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Ranking 10 Fastest Recruits in 2015 Recruiting Class

Speed is one of the primary factors that college coaches look for on the recruiting trail. The 2015 class is loaded with athletes who are a blur on the gridiron. Whether it’s running backs, receivers or defensive backs, a handful of stud recruits in the 2015 cycle possess elite speed. Which recruits are among the 10 fastest prospects in the 2015 class? Begin Slideshow

4-Star Chidi Valentine-Okeke Gives LSU Major Recruiting Win over Alabama, Auburn

Days before national signing day, LSU was in need of some positive recruiting news. The Tigers not only received a Thursday morning present but also won an important recruiting battle over two SEC rivals. Georgia 4-star offensive tackle Chidi Valentine-Okeke verbally committed to LSU, according to Scout.com analyst Chad Simmons. Show More Summary

Tavares Chase to Clemson: Tigers Land 4-Star WR Prospect

The Clemson Tigers added another weapon to their passing game for the 2016 season. Wide receiver Tavares Chase, a 4-star prospect, revealed that he's headed to "Death Valley," per Paul Strelow of Rivals.com: According to 247Sports' composite rankings, Chase is the 32nd-best wideout for 2016 and 137th-best player overall. Show More Summary

Tennessee Football: 4 Commits Who Will Start a Game in 2015 for the Vols

The Tennessee Volunteers are on pace to welcome another top-five recruiting class Wednesday, when their non-early enrollees sign letters of intent to spend their college careers in Knoxville. If head coach Butch Jones' impressive 2014...Show More Summary

SEC Football: Each Team's Most Loaded Position Group for 2015

In an ideal world, every SEC team would prefer to have the same amount of balance and depth at every position, both offensively and defensively. It doesn't happen that way, though, thanks to injuries, graduation, early NFL departures...Show More Summary

Courtney Lark to TCU: Horned Frogs Land 4-Star WR Prospect

TCU's ascent to national relevance in 2014 is continuing to pay dividends. Courtney Lark, a 4-star receiver out of Bellaire (Texas) High School, committed to the Horned Frogs on Saturday, spurning offers from Baylor and Nebraska among others. Gerry Hamilton of ESPN reported the news: TCU was a bit of an upset choice given expert predictions. Show More Summary

Is Ole Miss 2015 Recruiting Class in Danger of Last-Minute Collapse?

Ole Miss managed to assemble another impressive recruiting class during the 2015 cycle, but the Rebels suddenly appear at risk of watching things unravel as national signing day nears. Head coach Hugh Freeze, hosting a collection of prospects during the final weekend of official visits, received some disheartening news Friday evening. Show More Summary

Ohio State Football: Managing the Offseason Key to Defending Its Title in 2015

With its first College Football Playoff Championship in hand, the Ohio State Buckeyes have suddenly gone from hunter to prey. Few took the Buckeyes seriously before the playoff. Now every team will be gunning for them. Head coach Urban Meyer has built a culture of excellence partly rooted in adapting to change and overcoming adversity. Show More Summary

Notre Dame Football: Should the Irish Run More in 2015?

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — From start to finish in its 31-28 victory over LSU in the Music City Bowl, Notre Dame football featured a run-based offense directed by quarterbacks Malik Zaire and Everett Golson. In total, the Irish rumbled 51 times...Show More Summary

National Signing Day 2015: Top Uncommitted Recruits to Watch

As Ohio State held up the national championship trophy following the inaugural College Football Playoff, it was little wonder how it reached that mountain top—the recruiting of coach Urban Meyer. Meyer’s 2013 class alone included critical championship contributors such as Ezekiel Elliott, Joey Bosa, J.T. Show More Summary

Michigan Football: Why the Wolverines Fit 4-Star TE Chris Clark Better Than UCLA

There are a lot of good reasons for Chris Clark to choose Michigan over UCLA—roughly eight of them, actually, according to Wolverines tight end coach Jay Harbaugh. Jay, the eldest son of Jim Harbaugh, Michigan’s shiny new coach, recently sent a pitch to Clark—the No. Show More Summary

4-Star DT Darrion Daniels Can Take the Big 12 by Storm in 2015

If you ever want to make Darrion Daniels smile, whisper two words to him. "You can't." No better two words will make Daniels grin with sarcasm. Consider the words as instant motivation. To Daniels, there's a special satisfaction when...Show More Summary

Darrion Daniels to Oklahoma State: Cowboys Land 4-Star DT Prospect

Defensive tackle Darrion Daniels, one of the top 2015 prospects at his position, decided on Friday to take his talents to Oklahoma State for the next phase of his football career. Steve Wiltfong of 247 Sports noted the announcement,Show More Summary

10 Committed 2015 College Football Recruits Who Will Be Future SEC Stars

Whether it's right away or a few seasons from now, some of the SEC's top incoming recruits have "future star" written all over them. The conference that routinely dominates the recruiting game has another bumper crop of talent coming...Show More Summary

Oregon Football: Is Vernon Adams or Braxton Miller Better Transfer Candidate?

It’s one of the most talked about questions in college football: Who will replace Marcus Mariota as Oregon’s starting quarterback? The answer to that question likely lies outside of Oregon’s current roster. While the Ducks currently have five quarterbacks on their roster, the starting QB for Oregon on Sept. Show More Summary

Iowa's Tevaun Smith Breaks Odell Beckham Jr.'s 1-Handed Catch Record

Apparently New York Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr. isn't the only one who can make one-handed catches with ease. Iowa Hawkeyes wideout Tevaun Smith attempted to break Beckham Jr.'s record of one-handed catches in a minute. Beckham had set the world record with 33 one-handed snags on Thursday. Show More Summary

The 7 SEC Defensive Players Who Will Explode in 2015

Defense doesn't win championships anymore. "Just enough" defense does. Finding the next superstar on defense is the first step for teams to find enough to get into the College Football Playoff mix. Defensive stars like former Missouri...Show More Summary

Notre Dame's 5 Signing-Day Priorities

With just days to go before national signing day, Brian Kelly and his coaching staff are making their final moves before returning to South Bend, Indiana, and waiting for the fax machine to ring. Years of work identifying and building...Show More Summary

New 4-Star CB Commits Holton Hill, Kris Boyd Immediately Boost Texas' Secondary

When it comes to Charlie Strong, the old adage remains true: Defense wins championships. The defensive side of the ball was a consistent issue with the Texas Longhorns during the 2014 season, but Strong, preparing for his second season as head coach, is making defense a priority in the 2015 class. Show More Summary

Alabama Football: Grading Crimson Tide's Offseason Staff Changes

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — B arring any last-minute changes, Alabama’s staff turnover for this offseason is complete. It was fairly painless and, outside of a nervous week or two waiting on Lane Kiffin, not as apocalyptic as some thought after...Show More Summary

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