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Texas QB Buechele leads Big 12 early enrollees to watch

The Big 12 brought in a crop of new stars on signing day. Early enrollees like Texas QB Shane Buechele could be shining brightly very soon.

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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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Pac-12 signing day superlatives

A look at the top prospects and biggest-impact signings in the Pac-12 Conference.

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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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Harbaugh: Recruiting is about building relationships (2:33)
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Desmond King: I'm staying at Iowa (4:19)
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Ole Miss among hottest programs after NSD

Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze continues to be one of top recruiters in the country. Other schools like LSU, Michigan and Texas are trending up as well.

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Dabbing, dancing, dominating: How Nick Saban stays on top

After winning a fifth national title, Alabama's coach went right to work on another top recruiting class. And that's bad news for the rest of college football, because the 64-year-old isn't slowing down.

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SEC challenging Michigan's Florida practices

Jim Harbaugh is looking to hold some Michigan spring practices at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Florida. However, SEC commissioner Greg Sankey told CBS Sports that the conference has asked the NCAA to prohibit schools from holding practice during spring break. Story

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Cam defends himself by saying "at the angle he was at he didn't dive for the ball bc he didn't want to risk injury." In the SBowl? Really?

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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Sam Ponder @sam_ponder

Is it classy when we publicly declare that a stranger isn't classy? Is it classy for me to ask if it's classy to say he isnt classy? #classy

Brandon Chatmon ESPN Staff Writer 

TCU's late September road trip to SMU has been moved from Saturday, Sept. 24 to Friday, Sept. 23 and will be televised on ESPN. The Horned Frogs will now have two games on Friday in 2016 after its matchup with Texas was moved to Black Friday, Nov. 25, earlier this offseason.

Former Texas A&M QB critical of program

In an interview, former Texas A&M QB Kyle Allen told CBS Sports that the Aggies "had a lot of people who were talking about the same goal but weren't all committed and on the same page to get to that goal." Story

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Duke starting quarterback Thomas Sirk tore his Achilles' tendon during a team conditioning session Tuesday, putting his 2016 season in jeopardy. Sirk led the team in rushing last season and had 3,428 yards of offense -- the second-highest total in school history. Backup Parker Boehme, who has one career start, moves to the top of the depth chart headed into spring practice next month.