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Florida Fan Bride Uses Wedding Cake to Pull a Fast One on Alabama Fan Groom

It's no secret that football rules life for SEC fans. For Robert Sabin and Amanda Perryman, football was a way to mess with each other at their wedding.

Sabin and Perryman recently tied the knot and became husband and wife. Luckily for them, their love for each other outweighs their love for their respective schools.

Perryman is a graduate of the University of Florida, while Sabin, conveniently, is a fan of the Alabama Crimson Tide. Just imagine what football season is like for that household.

Sabin found a wild way to show off his fandom at his wedding. The groom's cake featured Alabama coach Nick Saban holding a BCS championship trophy and riding an elephant at Bryant-Denny Stadium.

Because Roll Tide.

Well, according to College Spun's Matt Lombardi, Perryman somehow found out about the cake and pranked her husband. After she learned about the Crimson Tide-themed cake, she had the bakers dye the inside of the cake orange and blue—Florida colors.

She wins. 

[Twitter, College Spun]

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Check out the 7th Grade QB Who Already Has Division I Offer

Tee Webb, a seventh-grade quarterback from Carrollton, Georgia, may only be in junior high, but that isn't stopping him from turning heads on the recruiting trail. He was recently offered a scholarship to the University of Louisville. 

Check out his amazing highlights in the video above!

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College Football's Most Important Offers of the Week

The spring evaluation period is in full swing with coaches making visits to high school campuses throughout the country.

Included in that group is Kevin Sumlin and the Texas A&M Aggies—who have bolstered their presence in neighboring Louisiana in recent years.

Last week, the Aggies offered a pair of 3-star defensive ends Caleb Roddy and Willie Baker, who hail from the Pelican State. 

The 6’4”, 245-pound pass-rusher told Taylor Hamm of GigEm247 that the offer definitely got his attention. 

"I'm glad they offered me. It's definitely a big offer. They're high on my list now. I'm definitely interested and I'm trying to visit this summer," Roddy told Hamm.

Roddy—who recorded 79 tackles with 12 sacks as a junior—holds more than 15 offers with Arkansas, Ole Miss and Tennessee, among the other schools in the running for him.

Baker is another versatile defender from Louisiana who has grabbed the attention of new Aggies defensive coordinator John Chavis. 

Like Roddy, Baker is also hoping to visit College Station in the near future, per Hamm.

"They're high on my list," Baker told Hamm. "I'm trying to get out there for their camp in June. I should be able to make it."

The Aggies have signed a total of five Louisiana players in the last two classes, and they are hoping their luck continues in that talent-rich state.


Texas After Top 2016 CB

The Aggies weren’t the only powerhouse from the Lone Star State to be on the road in Louisiana.

Charlie Strong and the Texas Longhorns also headed east to offer 4-star corner Kristian Fulton, according to Demetric Warren of Varsity Preps.

Fulton is the nation’s No. 4 corner and the No. 35 player overall in the 2016 class. 

According to EJ Holland of 247Sports, Fulton has already planned to make an unofficial visit to Texas later this summer.

 

Michigan State Offers Top 2016 Florida WR

Coconut Creek High School in Pompano Beach, Florida, has been a hot spot for college recruiters, with 2016 4-star receiver Binjimen Victor being one of the main attractions. 

The 6’4”, 170-pounder added another huge offer when Michigan State tendered him last week. 

Victor has more than 40 offers to his credit, with Alabama, Auburn, Florida, LSU and Ohio State among the programs heavily pursuing him. 

According to SpartanTailgate, Victor is a candidate to visit East Lansing later in the summer.

 

Clemson Offers Rising 2017 DT

Clemson is a school with deep ties to the Mid-Atlantic region, and Dabo Swinney and his staff have been active in the Carolinas and Virginia during the evaluation period.

One of his prime targets is 2017 4-star defensive tackle Eric Crosby, who landed an offer from the Tigers last week. 

Florida State, Ohio State, Tennessee, Virginia and Virginia Tech are among the early schools who have offered Crosby. 

Crosby rates as the nation’s No. 9 defensive tackle and the No. 109 player overall in the 2017 class.

 

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Sanjay Kirpalani is a National Recruiting Analyst for Bleacher Report. Unless otherwise noted, all recruiting information courtesy of 247Sports. 

 

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College Football Teams We Wish Could Do 'Hard Knocks' in 2015

Over the past few years, professional football fans have found a beacon that carries them toward the beginning of the NFL regular season: Hard Knocks.

For the uninitiated, Hard Knocks is a reality documentary series that takes a look at the inside workings of an NFL training camp, focusing on position battles, rookies struggling to make the team and the home life of players and coaches alike, among other things.

It has been a highly popular venture for HBO and the NFL, with fans speculating each summer about which team will be selected to be spotlighted. Since 2001, nine seasons of the program have been produced, and it has now become a yearly program.

So we got to thinking: What if HBO expanded the concept to the college ranks? College football coaches are notoriously private and paranoid, but an all-access look at a college program would be fascinating. Here are 10 programs that we’d drop everything to watch on Hard Knocks.

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Notre Dame Football Recruiting Offers of the Week

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The Notre Dame football coaching staff stayed busy on the road last week, dishing out a handful of offers as the spring recruiting season rolls along.

Each week we’ll be keeping tabs on the new scholarship offers sent out by the Notre Dame coaches, tracking the recruiting process as the Irish focus their attention toward the classes of 2016, 2017 and maybe even 2018.

 

Tren’Davian Dickson

Class-of-2016 wide receiver Tren’Davian Dickson reported a Notre Dame offer Saturday.

The 4-star prospect from Navasota, Texas also boasts offers from Michigan, Alabama, USC, Texas and Oklahoma, among others. Listed at 6’0”, 171 pounds, Dickson is the No. 18 wide receiver and No. 114 overall prospect in the class.

 

Andrew Pryts

Safety is expected to be a position of emphasis in the forthcoming recruiting cycles for Notre Dame, and the Irish extended an offer to class-of-2016 safety Andrew Pryts toward the beginning of the week.

Pryts hails from Hermitage, Pennsylvania and is slotted as the No. 19 safety and No. 370 overall player in the country. Pryts’ other offers include UCLA, Michigan State, Vanderbilt, Ohio State, Michigan and Penn State, among others. Pryts has taken unofficial visits to Ohio State, Michigan State, UCLA and Michigan in recent weeks.

“It’s a great school with both football and academics,” Pryts said of Notre Dame to Irish247’s Tom Loy before receiving his offer. “I’ve always been interested in Notre Dame. I’ve heard nothing but great things about them. I would like to get up to campus to start building relationships with the coaches and get familiar with the campus if an offer comes.”

 

Stewart Reese

The Irish dove into Florida to offer class-of-2016 offensive lineman Stewart Reese on Monday, according to Loy.

The 6’5”, 348-pounder from Fort Pierce, Florida is pegged as the No. 37 offensive tackle and No. 389 overall player in the nation. Reese has taken multiple visits to Florida State, and the 3-star lineman checked out Miami, as well, in late March.

Per Loy, Irish offensive line coach Harry Hiestand came through Florida to have a look at Reese.

 

Greg Johnson

Class-of-2017 athlete/cornerback Greg Johnson hauled in a Notre Dame offer Friday.

The 5-star player is ranked as the No. 2 athlete and No. 42 prospect in the country. Johnson also holds offers from Michigan, Michigan State, UCLA and South Carolina, among others.

As Loy notes, Johnson joins a slew of fellow Augustus Hawkins High School products, such as 2017 wide receiver Joseph Lewis, 2017 wide receiver Taariq Johnson and 2018 wide receiver Jalen Hall, to receive recent Irish offers.

 

Taariq Johnson

The Irish coaching staff stayed busy in the Los Angeles area and also offered class-of-2017 wide receiver Taariq Johnson.

Also a Hawkins High School standout, Johnson is the No. 20 wide receiver and No. 131 overall player. At 6’4”, 210 pounds, Johnson has accumulated a half-dozen offers thus far.

“It’s great,” Johnson told Loy. “Truly a blessing. To receive an offer from such a prestigious program, I feel honored. We are most definitely thankful for the offers and appreciate them but are still open to different schools.”

 

Unless otherwise noted, all recruiting stats and information courtesy of 247Sports.com and all quotes obtained firsthand. Star ratings reflect 247Sports composite rankings.

Mike Monaco is the lead Notre Dame writer for Bleacher Report. Follow @MikeMonaco_ on Twitter.

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5 Top-Performing Quarterback Recruits from 2015 Charlotte Elite 11 Regional

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Saturday's Elite 11 regional featured two previous regional winners, commitments from Oklahoma, North Carolina, Duke and Wake Forest and a host of other talented gunslingers looking to make a name for themselves and potentially earn an invitation to The Opening.

When the competition ended, 3-star quarterback Jett Duffey—who competed in his third The Opening regional this spring—claimed his second quarterback MVP honor. More importantly, the Mansfield, Texas, gunslinger left Charlotte with the coveted ticket to the Elite 11 finals this summer in Oregon.

Duffey was one of a few stars from the Elite 11, which featured roughly 80 quarterbacks from 15 states. Here are five quarterbacks who showed that they were legitimate contenders and earned the respect of the Elite 11 coaches in attendance.

Additionally, Brian Stumpf, vice president of football events for Student Sports and one of the leaders of both the Elite 11 and The Opening, provided insight on each of the quarterbacks. He also gave feedback on three other quarterbacks to watch from Charlotte.

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