Back when Akron initially made offers to several class of 2007 players, no recruiting site had ranked them.
That is beginning to change.
Scout.com recently upgraded eight players whom Akron has offered a scholarship. Each of the following now has a three-star ranking...
Also of note, Buchtelite news editor Mike Hixenbaugh swears he's going to start updating his Zips blog on SportingNews.com. I don't buy it, but he wrote some interesting stuff about Zac Derr, a former Akron kicker who won the Atlanta Falcons' starting job.
FoxSports.com confirms that recent commit Steve Swiech will be one of the best recruits a mid-major pulls in this year.