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How To Choose The Right Football Program For You

You decided that you want to play college football, and multiple schools are recruiting you, now what? For most people, choosing a college is the first big decision they will make in their life, and it is even more complicated for athletes. So, how do you find the right division level and school for you?

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Importance of Academics During Recruiting

Too often, athletes focus more of their attention on the field than in the classroom. When college coaches are evaluating high school football players they need two things, a highlight tape and a transcript. They won’t look at one without seeing the other. Do not underestimate the importance of grades during the recruiting process.  We have surveyed hundreds of college coaches to understand how grades impact recruitment.


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One-Day Prospect Camps

It is important for families to understand what to expect from college one-day prospect camps so they can make informed decisions on where to spend their time and money. We’ve surveyed hundreds of college coaches across all collegiate divisions to better understand the dynamics of one-day prospect camps.

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How Can High School Coaches Get College Coaches to Watch Recruiting Film?

High school coaches are always looking to help their athletes succeed on the field and in the recruiting process. In order to do this, high school coaches need to understand when, how and to whom to provide the right information in order to get their athletes seen.  So, we asked college coaches: how can a high school coach get college coaches to watch recruiting film?

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Advice for Athletes From Small Schools

How can a player from a small school get noticed by college coaches? We wanted to know the answer, because it is our mission to level the college recruiting playing field for all athletes, no matter the school size. We surveyed hundreds of college coaches to find out if they treat students from smaller schools any differently. This was their response.

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Fourth Down Decision Making

While this research has been published for over 15 years, there has been little change on the football field in that time. We decided to ask high school and college coaches, what they think.

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