With signing day behind us, here's an early look at how teams stack up in the Pac-12 heading into next season.
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Will Bruins break through?
Josh Rosen will be the straw that stirs the drink, but UCLA needs defensive talent around him in order to take the next step. The Bruins may have just done that with a bevy of defenders signed, including one who should help immediately. Updated too-early Top 25
A look at the top prospects and biggest-impact signings in the Pac-12 Conference.
SEC powers and a few surprises make top junior's favorites.
Clay Helton's first full season as USC coach features games against Alabama and Notre Dame. No SEC team makes the list of toughest nonconference schedules.
Can Bruins beat nonconference comers?
The Pac-12 will be tough enough for UCLA. Add road trips to Texas A&M as well as BYU sandwiched around hosting UNLV and it's shaping up for a challenging three weeks to open the season. Toughest noncon schedules
Readers want to know about all "downer" material, Iowa cutting ties with Stanford and an inherent southern bias in recruiting rankings.
UCLA coach Jim Mora hopes its new recruiting class will help addess the issues with the size and strength on the defensive line.
It should come as no surprise that 113 of the 267 players to sign Wednesday with Pac-12 schools hail from prospect-rich California.
It has to be increasingly concerning for the Pac-12 to see the ways in which SEC and ACC powers are stockpiling elite talent.
Grading the 2016 recruiting classes in the Pac-12, which include banner classes from the Los Angeles schools and another quality effort by Stanford.
After an impressive signing day, UCLA and USC both jumped in the rankings -- with the Bruins at No. 14 and the Trojans topping the Pac-12 at No. 11.
USC and UCLA picked up a number of big commitments in the afternoon, and the two schools saw their stock rise late on signing day.
Mique Juarez put his stamp on the UCLA recruiting class Wednesday as the nation's No. 30 overall prospect committed to the Bruins.
UCLA Bruins get a big in-state recruiting win with the addition of Boss Tagaloa.
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Welcome to signing day. Look for three teams to have big days -- Alabama, Texas and UCLA. The Tide could finish as high as No. 2, while Horns and Bruins could move all way to the top spots in Big 12 and Pac-12.
Watch: Asiasi, Tagaloa make decisions
Devin Asiasi (No. 3 TE-Y, No. 44 overall) and Boss Tagaloa (No. 13 DT, No. 95 overall) both announce at 3:20 p.m. ET. Alabama, Michigan, UCLA, USC, Cal and Washington are in the running for one or both of the De La Salle (Calif.) teammates. Watch on ESPN2/WatchESPN
Bears select Jack in latest Mock Draft
Todd McShay has Chicago landing Myles Jack at No. 11. There may be more traditional linebackers available at that slot, but Jack would be a major playmaking upgrade for the Bears. Mock Draft 2.0 (Insider)
ESPN 300 prospect Brandon Burton gives UCLA an athletic skill player with very good size and length for a safety prospect.