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Bob Putnam, Rodney Page, Kelly Parsons

Don't follow the money, and why top recruits flame out



With national signing day almost here, Twitter has turned to former Mississippi State receiver Chad Bumphis for some advice: “DON'T go with the money!”
Seriously. Check out what The Clarion-Ledger has on its website.

In other news, part of my lunchtime reading was this story in The Post and Courier on why so many recruits flame out. The paper says that 42 percent of Rivals’ top 100 prospects turn out to be busts. Spoiler alert: It doesn’t have anything to do with their physical skills. Check it out.


[Last modified: Tuesday, February 5, 2013 12:47pm]


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