Today is college football’s National Signing Day. In our era of 24-hour news cycles, sports talk radio and the World Wide Web, Signing Day has become almost as big as the actual games themselves.
In big-time college football there is a feeding frenzy among the powerhouse schools to secure the nation’s top high school talent. In today’s college football, a couple of poor recruiting classes could cost a coach his job.
Among the big programs today, recruiting is as cutthroat as it gets. Recruiters will do almost anything to get the signature of the country’s premier talent.