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Some programs have an extra something that makes recruits want offers from them

Updated: August 8, 2011, 11:41 AM ET
By Mitch Sherman | ESPN Recruiting

He's had almost six years to reflect, so it's all clear now. But even on Nov. 26, 2005, Urban Meyer knew something big had just happened at Florida.

Ten games into his tenure in Gainesville, Meyer felt his first season slipping after a loss at South Carolina. The Gators dropped to 7-3 after a third defeat in six weeks. Chemistry was bad, the coach said, so he made a few personnel changes. Two weeks of good practice followed.

As Meyer remembers that regular-season finale, every key ...

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