Korey Foreman recruiting: Decision day for top 2021 prospect

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The Early Signing Period has come and gone with the next signing period about a month away on Feb. 3. In between, teams across the country are still battling for the final pieces of their 2021 recruiting class. Some of the best players in the entire country have yet to commit to a school, and many will do just that on Saturday, Jan. 2 in the All-American Bowl. The actual game has been canceled due to COVID-19, but instead the annual event will feature nine players expected to announce their commitments. This includes the highest-ranked recruit in the 2021 class, according to the 247Sports Composite, with Korey Foreman. Other players who will be committing on Saturday include 5 stars Tristan Leigh and

2021 NFL Draft Big Board 1.0

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We are still nearly half a year away from the 2021 NFL Draft, but with the regular season of college football all wrapped up, this is the time of year players declare for the draft and teams really can start stacking their big boards. The current class looks to be another deep offensive group especially at wide receiver, offensive tackle and quarterback. On the defensive side of the ball corner, linebacker and edge rusher appear to be the deepest positional groups. With all-star games, the combine and more tape to evaluate a lot can change, but here is a look at some of the guys most likely to be playing on Sunday next year. Players 1-30 1) Trevor Lawrence, QB – Clemson 2)

Notre Dame football: Do the Irish have a secure spot in Playoff?

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For Notre Dame football, this is the first time it's ever playing in a conference championship. For the entirety of their existence, the Irish have been independent. That was until this year when Notre Dame broke that tradition and joined the ACC under much pressure. As COVID-19 was threatening the chance of having any normal season, the Irish made a decision that would give them better stability in a time of unknowns. Looking back, Notre Dame's journey in the ACC was quite successful. Being the only undefeated team in the conference, the Irish proved their dominance. Now, Notre Dame has the opportunity to continue this season in the College Football Playoff. Before there is any confirmation on the Irish's next step,

Notre Dame football: What could impact its spot in the College Football Playoff rankings

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In just a few short weeks, Notre Dame football will find out if its secured a spot in the College Football Playoffs. As of now, many things seem very uncertain in college football. To start, Notre Dame and Clemson have to match up again in the ACC Championship. Could a potential loss to the Tigers ruin the Irish's road to the championship? That question is hard to answer at the moment. Although Notre Dame's undefeated record puts it in a better position than Clemson, the Irish still have to perform at a high level to keep the eyes of the College Football Playoff committee on them. The impact of the Big Ten Ohio State's ranking in the College Football Playoffs seems wrong

Top 5 2020 Heisman Trophy candidates

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The Heisman trophy is given out the outstanding player in NCAA football every year. This player is one that shows how valuable he is and why he is special. With that, here are the top five candidates for the Heisman Trophy this week. Alabama running back Najee Harris Najee Harris is a contender for the Heisman because of the performance he has delivered. He plays for the No. 1 team in the nation and has helped Alabama get to where it is. Harris currently has 1,038 yards rushing on 169 rush attempts and 20 rushing touchdowns. His stats alone prove just how good he is at the running back position. This is why he deserves to be mentioned at a Heisman contender. Ohio State

2020 Heisman Trophy candidates

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The Heisman Trophy is given out the most outstanding player in NCAA football every year. This player is one that shows how valuable he is and why he is special. With that being said, here are some contenders for the Heisman following this weekend's games. Heisman Contenders Travis Etienne Jr. The reason Etienne is on my list is because I believe he might be the best running back in the NCAA as of right now. Etienne's numbers for the 2020 season speak for themselves. He currently has rushed for 692 yards this season and has had 132 rushing attempts. So that means he is very effective at running the football. Etienne has scored 12 touchdowns this season and averages 5.2 yards a carry. If

Deceptive Speed 2021 NFL Mock Draft 1.0

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The first of many 2021 NFL mock drafts has arrived here at Deceptive Speed. With so much movement still to come in the draft order, this is a first round only, no trades mock with a focus on position of need and look ahead at which players will likely declare and hear their names called early if they do head to the draft. 1: New York Jets: Trevor Lawrence, QB – Clemson Lawrence has been the project first overall pick in the 2020 draft since the day he stepped foot on the Clemson campus. He is a franchise changing player with all the physical tools to be an elite quarterback early on in his career. Like all young signal callers, he

Who’s the second best team in the SEC?

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It has been an interesting week and a half for SEC football. There were four games postponed last week, including the Auburn football team's matchup with Mississippi State. Another game has been postponed for this week. It is inevitable schedules will change down the stretch, especially if COVID-19 cases continue to rise. Nevertheless, here are some observations on Auburn, the SEC and everywhere else heading into what should be an entertaining week of college football. SEC: the race for second place Alabama is the most complete team in the conference right now. Florida is making people second guess that notion. Yeah, Florida scored 63 points against Arkansas. It is the Gators' defense that is alarming. It surrendered 35 points to Arkansas. Former

Week 12 NFL Draft prospects to watch

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With roughly a month to go in the 2020 season, there is still plenty of time for NFL Draft prospects to improve their stock and put themselves on scouts' radars. Here's a look at some of the 2021 NFL Draft prospects that have opportunities to really improve their standing this week. Indiana vs. Ohio State Whop Philyor, WR – Indiana Shaun Wade, CB – Ohio State Whop Philyor returned to Indiana fresh off his first 1,000-yard receiving season and looks to be solidifying himself as one of the most exciting players in the Big Ten in 2020. He operates almost exclusively from the slot where he is a savvy route runner with reliable hands, consistently moving the chains for the Hoosiers. Philyor hits top

College Football Week 12 Games To Watch

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College Football Week 12 has quite a slate of games including some matchups of unbeatens in the Big Ten and Bedlam in the Big 12. Here is a look at some of those games to keep an eye on throughout the day. Indiana vs. Ohio State Date: Saturday, Nov. 21 Time: 12:00 PM (EST) TV: FOX Spread: Ohio State -20.5 Indiana and Ohio State play in what essentially is a playoff game to get into the Big Ten Championship game and potentially the College Football Playoff. The Hoosiers a have been the feel-good story of college football this year entering the top for the first time in over 50 years. They have a balanced offense led by the receiving duo of Whop Philyor and Ty Fryfogle and an