As the 2020 college football season comes to a close, attention has already turned to the class of 2021 recruits. These high school players have been scouted for years, and now they have chosen their colleges. Let’s take a look at the top football recruiting classes of 2021.
Ohio State Buckeyes
The Ohio State Buckeyes have landed the top spot in recruiting rankings for the fourth year in a row. Buckeyes head coach Ryan Day has managed to attract an impressive class of recruits to Columbus, Ohio. The class includes five-star defensive tackle Jack Sawyer, five-star wide receiver Emeka Egbuka, and five-star quarterback Kyle McCord.
Alabama Crimson Tide
The Alabama Crimson Tide have brought in their usual strong class of recruits, with emphasis on the defensive side of the ball. While the Crimson Tide have a number of impressive recruits on the offensive side of the ball, including five-star quarterback Ty Simpson, it is their recruits on defense that stand out. The class includes five-star defensive end J.T. Tuimoloau, five-star linebacker Dallas Turner, and five-star cornerback Ga’Quincy McKinstry.
The Clemson Tigers have secured a strong class of recruits, with a focus on the offensive side of the ball. Head coach Dabo Swinney has landed some impressive five-star recruits, including wide receiver Beaux Collins and running back Will Shipley. The class also includes four-star quarterback Bubba Chandler, who could prove to be a valuable asset to the Tigers in the future.
The Georgia Bulldogs have brought in an impressive class of recruits, with a focus on the defensive side of the ball. The class includes four five-star defensive recruits, including defensive tackle Tyrion Arnold, defensive end Mykel Williams, and defensive end Dylan Brooks. The Bulldogs also have some impressive recruits on the offensive side of the ball, including quarterback Brock Vandagriff and wide receiver Adonai Mitchell.
The Oregon Ducks have secured an impressive class of recruits, with a focus on the offensive side of the ball. Head coach Mario Cristobal has landed some impressive five-star recruits, including wide receiver Troy Franklin and quarterback Ty Thompson. The class also includes four-star running back Seven McGee, who could prove to be a valuable asset to the Ducks in the future.
The college football landscape is constantly evolving, and these top recruiting classes of 2021 could prove to be the groundwork for future championships. It will be exciting to watch these talented players develop and see how they contribute to their respective teams in the coming years.