With 7 days separating us from National Signing Day, I figured it was good enough time to start the new thread, especially seeing that the last one died a horrible death.
Be sure to rec this up to keep it on the main page and come back on a daily basis to discuss commitments, signings, transfers, de-commitments, and the ongoing frustration of Longhorn fans.
From Dallas Jackson: The Irish will be hosting five-star defensive end Eddie Vanderdoes from Placer (Calif.) High, four-star defensive end Kylie Fitts of Redlands (Calif.) East Valley, UCLA commit Deon Hollins Jr. from Missouri City (Texas) Fort Bend Marshall and three-star tight end Durham Smythe of Belton (Texas) High.
For additional visits for the last weekend before NSD, go here.
With two 5* recruits, Florida has pretty much locked up the top spot as far as recruiting classes go, and have done so very quietly. While most reports that have been filed within the past month have covered a mass of SEC teams trying to lock up talent, Florida had theirs in place before the season even really started and have held on to the #1 spot for quite some time. Muschamp and co. should be congratulated for doing something that a lot of schools couldn't do - win the recruiting war without generating much buzz.