The final 24 hours of the recruiting process will not only be stressful for some of the nation's top high school football players, it will also be a nervy period for the coaches invested in their respective futures.
During Wednesday's national signing day festivities, nine top-50 recruits will announce their respective college choices, while countless others will round out impressive classes put together by the nation's top programs.
Ohio State is the owner of 247Sports' top spot in the class of...
College football programs are about to reap the rewards of their recruiting efforts on signing day.
And some of those programs will have starting sports for their recruits right away, whether due to depth issues, NFL departures or both. But which prospects have the most favorable outlooks?
Each player is ranked in the top 100 of 247Sports' composite rankings. Committed (and signed) players were the focus, but one uncommitted prospect is included.
Championships in college football are often won on the recruiting trail, and programs such as Georgia, Ohio State and Texas took major steps toward securing their place in future College Football Playoff discussions during Wednesday's national signing day.
According to 247Sports, the Bulldogs, Buckeyes and Longhorns secured the top three classes in the country, respectively, in 2018 and were followed by USC, Penn State, Clemson and Alabama.
The best way to propel up the team rankings is by...