The value of recruiting
According to Football Outsiders, it matters even more than you might think
During April's NFL draft, when a former two-star recruit inevitably finds his way into the top 10 (like Jason Smith and Aaron Curry did last year), the debate begins anew: Does recruiting really matter?
The short answer: yes. This article takes a look at how much.
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