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COLLEGE FOOTBALL RECRUITING: Recruiting 101 Feat. Former UNC Safety Michael Felder

By Huskerlocker @huskerlocker

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Want to follow the 2013 cycle like a pro? Maybe you'd like a peek inside what really goes down during the recruiting process. Husker Locker's Brandon Cavanaugh teams up with former North Carolina safety and standout from InTheBleachers Michael Felder to teach you the ins and outs of the college football meat market.
Today's lessons includes:
- What's Junior Day?
- How are prospects identified?
- What's the difference between a blue-chip prospect, a red-chip and a green-chip?
- How walk-ons are approached
- The three categories of "diamonds in the rough"
- How a collegiate big board works
- Which recruiting service is the best
- Judging a recruit by offers
- The star system's legitimacy

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Check us out tomorrow for the second half of the lesson plan
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