BATON ROUGE, La. - National signing day isn't always dramatic, but this could be a memorable one at LSU. Between the half-dozen spots still available, the uncommitted heavyweights who are reportedly still considering the Tigers and the players who have already committed to LSU and recently considered other options, Les Miles and his staff have plenty of work to do before the end of the day Wednesday.
about 295 days ago | David Ching | NCF On The Trail
BATON ROUGE, La. -- With the spring/summer camp season winding down and August camp almost ready to start, here are 10 things we learned about LSU recruiting this summer. Taking it slow There was much optimism that with Louisiana enjoying arguably its strongest, deepest recruiting class since recruiting services started evaluating classes, LSU might not only finish with the nation's best class, the Tigers might run away and hide with it.
about 490 days ago | Gary Laney | NCF On The Trail
BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU is targeting many of the top athletes in the ESPN 300, some because the Tigers' strong brand name makes it an attractive option and others because the fertile Louisiana recruiting base is strong this year, even by the state's lofty standards.
about 511 days ago | Gary Laney | NCF On The Trail
BATON ROUGE, La. -- LSU coach John Chavis and secondary coach Corey Raymond want to stay ahead of the curve. So while others may pursue "true" cornerbacks and safeties, the Tigers have been relentless in their pursuit of a new ideal: versatile players who can cover like a cornerback and are big enough to play in the run-support role of a safety.
about 515 days ago | Gary Laney | NCF On The Trail
The 2014 recruiting cycle is more than four months old, which means USC's board is taking shape as the summer approaches. With up to 20 available scholarships, the Trojans will look to add to the six defensive prospects they signed in the previous cycle.
Each week, Tales From The Road will provide news and updates about where Georgia's coaches have been and what prospects are standing out. This week's targets: A few days after having ESPN 150 offensive tackle David Sharpe (Jacksonville, Fla.
about 545 days ago | Kipp Adams | NCF On The Trail