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Maisel: Why coaches coach, in one David Shaw photo

The Stanford coach and his quarterback, Kevin Hogan, say a Rose Bowl postgame photo was the perfect illustration of a bond formed over five years together.

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Can these teams recruit better in 2017?

The 2016 class is in the books. After some down signing days, a few teams, notably Miami and Maryland, need to bounce back in a big way with the Class of 2017.

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LSU sits atop Preseason FPI 1.0

The Tigers have the best combination of returning talent and incoming recruits. Find out where your team ranks here.

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QB recruits center of coach turmoil

QB recruits commit early. They're asked to be the foundation of classes. When coaches leave, players like Jacob Eason and Dwayne Haskins become the center of that turmoil.

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What recruiting classes aced signing day?

How did each team fare on signing day? ESPN Recruiting hands out grades for the 2016 classes for each team in the Power 5 conferences, as well as a few of the Group of 5 notables.

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Class rankings: Where did the top teams land?

With a huge signing day finish, Florida State locked up 2016's No. 1 overall class. Alabama also closed strong to land at No. 2, but nobody shot up the top-75 rankings like Texas did.

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Jason Sobel Senior Writer 

Whose buttery swing is this at the Million Dollar Hole-In-One celebrity shootout at Pebble Beach? Come on, you should recognize those khakis. It's Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh and, well, let's just say the end result wasn't as good as his latest recruiting class.

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Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Participants in first minority coordinators professional development seminar, held at NFL combine and sponsored by Advocates for Athletic Equity (formerly BCA): Delaware CBs coach Henry Baker, Oklahoma DBs coach Kerry Cooks, North Texas OL coach Brad Davis, Hawaii offensive coordinator Kefense Hynson, Missouri RBs coach Brian Jones, SMU defensive coordinator Van Malone, Vanderbilt DBs Brett Maxie, Gardner-Webb OL coach Kenneth Ray, Southern Utah head coach Demario Warren and Findlay co-defensive coordinator Jake Zweig.

Phil Steele @philsteele042

Finalizing my pre spring 9 sets of power ratings. Should have them all set by Saturday. Projected AP Top 10 goes next week (10 for 10 LY)

Maisel: Why coaches coach, in one photo

Stanford coach David Shaw and his QB, Kevin Hogan, say a Rose Bowl postgame photo was the perfect illustration of a bond formed over five years together. Culmination of a journey

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Post-signing day's Way-Too-Early Top 25

We know, we know. It's way too early for these rankings, but that didn't stop Mark Schlabach from compiling them. And in this post-signing day world, Alabama reigns supreme -- bumping Clemson down to No. 5. Rankings

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