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The top 40 college football recruiting classes for 2023: Why Notre Dame is rising

Notre Dame, Michigan and TCU are on the rise, while Texas A&M and Cincinnati are among the teams to tumble in the 2023 recruiting cycle.

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The 2023 recruiting class, by position: The battle for No. 1, top uncommitted prospects and key sleepers

How elite are the Nos. 1 and 2 recruits in the 2023 class? We analyze each position and break down who can be sleepers.

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TRANSFER PORTAL COVERAGE

College football transfer portal tracker: Latest news on who's in and out

Quarterbacks Hudson Card, Connor Bazelak and Cade McNamara are among the players who plan to enter the portal. We provide live updates.

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How transfer windows will change college football: Everything we know, and what coaches are saying

The transfer portal opens in less than a month, and coaches and personnel directors are already preparing for the "chaos" element.

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Ranking college football's top 50 transfers

Bo Nix, Hendon Hooker, Caleb Williams and Jayden Daniels are among big-name players who have transferred. Who is No. 1?

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TOP 2024 RECRUITS

Updated 2024 ESPN Jr. 300 rankings: Top QBs, new five-stars and more risers

College football's 2023 recruiting class is filled with elite quarterback talent, and the 2024 class has the potential to match.

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Key 2024 recruits you need to know, including No. 1 QB

IMG Academy boasts four top-10 prospects in the 2024 recruiting class, but none of them are the No. 1-ranked QB.

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See the full 2024 ESPN Jr. 300

We rank the top 300 college football recruits in the Class of 2024.

RANKINGS UPDATE

New five-star recruits, star power and Arch Manning at No. 2: Biggest risers in our updated 2023 rankings

Five new recruits earned a coveted fifth star, including commits from Alabama, Notre Dame and USC. Who else climbed the rankings?

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Updated 2023 ESPN 300: See the full rankings

We rank the top 300 college football recruits in the Class of 2023.

THE 2023 RECRUITING CYCLE

10 signing day storylines to know, starting with Arch Manning being Texas' ace recruiter

Even though arguably the biggest domino in Arch Manning fell in June, there is still a lot of time to go before signing day.

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Notre Dame, Texas A&M and the 9 teams with surprisingly good or bad 2023 classes

Texas A&M went from the No. 1 recruiting class to out of the top 25. Louisville went from No. 60 to Top 20. What happens next?

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Predicting where seven top uncommitted recruits will land

Alabama, Texas, Ohio State and Miami are in the midst of several big recruiting battles. Will any of them come out on top?

2022's top recruits

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  • Top 300 players in the Class of 2022

    Walter Nolen is one of the top defensive prospects in the Class of 2022, but who are the other top prospects you should keep an eye on?

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