The reason Georgia has so many players in the NFL is because Richt does a good job getting so many of them to Athens first.
… With the national midpoint at a recruiting ranking of #39, most of the top SEC teams are recruiting and producing NFL picks at a similar rate. This is a very good snapshot of top recruiters having a low ceiling. Alabama, LSU, Florida and Georgia all getting top players, keeping them on campus and getting them drafted. They may not be at the top of this particular list, but that is good non-game coaching.