June 28, 2007

Will Manuel have a trickle-down effect?

Once E.J. Manuel committed to Florida State, recruits around the country took notice. When the No. 1 (pro-style) quarterback in the country picks a school this early, usually the trickle-down effect is substantial.

Take for instance Trinity Christian running back Jamie Harper. By his own admission, Florida and Clemson are his two top schools. But the commitment of Manuel gives Harper a new found respect for the Garnet and Gold.

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