There’s a reason elite recruiters make the big bucks, and it’s not because they’ve developed mad Twitter skillz.
It is what it is.
The good news, if you’re a Georgia fan, isn’t that you now have an explanation for Georgia’s absence from the national title stage. It’s that Kirby Smart may be closer to opening that door than you think.
The 2015 national champion is very likely to come from these 12 schools.
Blue chip % Odds to make Playoff Alabama 77 +190 USC 70 +340 Ohio State 68 -350 Notre Dame 67 +600 LSU 61 +550 Florida State 60 +260 Michigan 59 NL Auburn 56 +350 Texas 55 NL Texas A&M 54 NL UCLA 53 +600 Georgia 51 +450
In other words, there is some quality depth there to build on, even if it isn’t allocated efficiently. But it seems pretty clear that Georgia has to chase more top level talent down to catch up with the unreal depth at the top of that chart.