When word isn't bond

In the recruiting world, a commitment is far from a sure thing

Updated: January 31, 2013, 3:41 PM ET
By Alex Scarborough | ESPN RecruitingNation

It was easy for Derrick Henry to get caught up in the moment. It would prove much harder for him to live it down.

Henry did what he was supposed to do as a rising junior in 2011: He bought the University of Georgia's recruiting pitch hook, line and sinker. At Georgia's one-night summer football camp, appropriately dubbed "Dawg Night," Henry bit off more than he could chew. He fell in love with the sights and sounds of Athens, he fell in love with Mark Richt and the coaching staff, ...

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