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B/R CFB Recruiting 200: Top 200 Overall Recruits for 2016

After thorough study using specific scoring criteria, Bleacher Report recruiting analysts Damon Sayles, Sanjay Kirpalani and Tyler Donohue have graded the top 200 players in the 247Sports Composite Rankings and provided in-depth analysis. As the summer camp circuit comes to a close, Bleacher Report provides a position-by-position breakdown of the best college football recruits. Today, we present the Overall Top 200.


When it comes to impact playmakers on both sides of the ball, the 2016 class is loaded with premier prospects capable of making their presence known as soon as the upcoming season. 

From 5-star recruits such as defensive tackle Rashan Gary to Georgia quarterback commit Jacob Eason, there are a handful of elite talents expected to see the field early in their careers.

Additionally, the players who make up the nation’s Top 200 prospects are scattered from coast to coast. However, California, Georgia and Texas each have four prospects who have earned a 5-star rating—which rates among the nation’s best in that category.

This list provides a glimpse of college football's future stars and how they've arrived at this point. Continue on for our review of the rankings, complete with individual grades and insight on each prospect.

Be sure to sound off in the comments below with your thoughts on overall rankings, scores and recruit projections.

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