If you look ahead to next winter, you'll see that Akron is competing with the big boys for almost every recruit.
That is a good sign. A very, very good sign. At this point, it's hard to rank the players because they still have another year of high school. However, for these players to have interest in Akron, along with Texas, Ohio State and West Virginia, is really saying something.
In the meantime, Akron has begun its spring practices. GoZips.com outlines some of the position battles to watch...
Leave a comment if you have an opinion about who will win these jobs and the other vacant positions as well.