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Krootin’: Jeffrey Whitaker commits

It’s official: four-star defensive tackle and U.S. Army All-American Jeffrey Whitaker will sign with Auburn on Wednesday. This is wicked awesome for any number of reasons: 1. After what appears to be a giant whiff on freshman (i.e. non-Nick Fairley) tackle prospects in Auburn’s last recruiting class, DT was the …

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‘Krootin: Is it Signing Day yet?

AAARRRGGGHHH: Internet outage for about 3 1/2 hours this morning. Think everything here is still up-to-date; apologies. Damn Matt Hinton and his “ooooh, let’s conclusively demonstrate exactly why recruiting is so important” ilk. My offseason life was so much simpler before I decided I’d spend a giant chunk of it …

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Krootin’: the Offensive Overview (plus numbers)

The early signing deadline is behind us with all five available "back-counting" slots filled and there's only a few weeks of fervent recruiting remaining before Signing Day... seems like a good time to take one last deep breath, look around at where Auburn stands with their 2010 recruiting class, and make a guess at what's going to happen as Chizik and Co. sprint to the finish line (starting with this weekend's serious crop of visitors).

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Krootin’, 1/12

Got a big “where we stand” post on the 2010 recruiting class coming later this week, but there’s too many worthwhile links/updates/newsbits/what-have-you out there to wait on passing them on. Enjoy: Hmmmmm. The above picture of Jeffrey Whitaker comes via some anonymous Auburn fan on the floor of last weekend’s …

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Krootin’: Ryan White commits, etc.

Didn’t have much time Friday to look at new Auburn commitment Ryan White, the athlete-slash-corner from Lincoln High in Tallahassee. So we’ll look at him now. White is in some ways a carbon copy of Auburn’s previous frosh commitment, Woodlawn’s Chris Davis. Both are undersized–White is listed at either 5-11 …

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Google surveys the recruits: Craig Sanders

In which a recruit’s name is plugged into Google and the bits of information that trickled out–guru ratings, newspaper profiles, YouTube highlights, all that stuff–are synthesized in the hopes of getting a clearer picture of the player we’ll see at Auburn next fall. Previously: Jessel Curry. No point in beating …

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Google surveys the recruits: Jessel Curry

Hey, remember this series? If you do, great, it’s back and better than ever–or, possibly, about the same. If you don’t, what we’re doing here is plugging a recruit’s name into Google and synthesizing the bits of information that come out–guru ratings, newspaper profiles, YouTube highlights, all that stuff–in the …

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