Sizing up this year’s best recruiting classes and how much each school is willing to spend to remain dominant.
How eliminating the permission-to-contact rule caused a transfer tsunami
As of October 15, 2018, student-athletes desiring to transfer to another Division 1 football program can do so without fear of being blocked by their current school. Over recent decades there’s been a number of coaches who misused the NCAA’s permission-to-contact rule to prevent their players from transferring. The old rule virtually gave coaches total control over their players’ college career by making any contact between student-athletes on his roster and another school a serious NCAA violation.
Check out how Michigan and Ohio State compare to one another on a host of categories ranging from postseason winning percentages to their athletic department’s finances.
The Oklahoma Sooners football program has been a hot topic lately, especially with the NFL draft coming up as Kyler Murry is expected to be the second consecutive Oklahoma QB selected first overall. That combined with the news Jalen Hurts is transferring from Alabama to take over as the Sooners new starting quarterback is reason enough for why most of their headlines have been focused on the quarterback position. However, don’t be surprised if come autumn it’ll be their running back, Kennedy Brooks that’s front and center as the Sooners make another playoff run in 2019.
Check out which schools produced 20 or more quarterbacks selected in the NFL draft | 1936 – 2018