Rutgers Football Recruiting

Meet Zach Venesky: An OTB Interview

One of the newest Knights in the 2015 class, PA O-lineman Zach Venesky sat down with On the Banks to introduce himself to RFamily in style.

Commit Alert! Maryland DE Ron'Dell Carter

Maryland DE Ron'Dell Carter became the fifth prospect to join the Scarlet Knights this week, bringing the total to 7 for the class of 2015.

Commit Alert! Zach Venesky

PA O-lineman Zach Venesky became the sixth player to commit to Rutgers 2015 class. He brings a lot of athleticism and a nasty killer instinct.

Commit Alert! Charles Snorweah

Lightning quick PA Running Back Charles Snorweah is the latest athlete to commit to the Scarlet Knights.

Big Board, Running Backs: New Horses for Knights

On the Banks analyzes Rutgers recruiting prospects among the 2015 Running Backs.

VIDEO: Meet the SEC Bagman

An animated followup to the widely-read SBNation SEC Bagman story. Don't miss it.

Commit Alert! Kamaal Seymour

Big Brooklyn DT Kamaal Seymour became the fourth commitment in Rutgers 2015 recruiting class

Tweeting 'Cruits - An Interview with RU Compliance

Nick Ojea, Rutgers Associate AD for Compliance, Explains the Rules on Social Media and Recruits

Commit Alert! Alkadair Ports

Brick City Blazer Alkadair Ports pulls the trigger for the Scarlet Knights. Meet #CHOPNation's newest citizen.


New Jersey Citizenship Revoked.

"That's what we're trying to do, we're trying to get the best players to go to the best college closest to home, and that's Penn State." Union City OL Steven Gonzalez, New Jersey resident.

Come for Rivals, Stay for Knights

Rivals held its Rivals Camp Series New Jersey edition Saturday at Piscataway High School. Lots of top talent ventured to Rutgers after the camp ended. See who came away impressed, and who received a scholarship offer.

Where's the Beef? Rutgers Football Big Board: OL

The big men in the trenches are the foundation of any successful offense. RU returns 5 starters, but is looking for the building blocks of B1G success.

Tales of a Real Life SEC Bagman

"A good bag man will never be famous. He will never be that guy hovering right next to the head coach after a big win. His name will never be known by the majority of students, fans, and alumni of the university he loves. There is no dead bag man memorial on the campus of any football powerhouse. There are no memorial scholarships named after the guy who gave a running back's mother $3,000 a month for four years."

Stay Classy RU: Stop Tweeting Recruits

Contact with recruits, including via Twitter and other social media, is an NCAA violation. More importantly, it's stupid and makes you look ridiculous. So cut it out.

Who's Hunting the Next Scarlet Stars? Part 2

OTB analyzes Rutgers defensive and special teams coaches as recruiters, plus Recruiting Coordinator Tariq Ahmad

April Brings New Knight Offers and Visitors

A number of high profile prospects visited campus this week, and Coach Flood handed out a few new offers. Catch up on the latest inside.

Who's Hunting for the Next Scarlet Stars? Part 1

OTB takes a look at how the Rutgers offensive coaches stack up as recruiters, analyzing some RU veterans as well as the new members of the staff.

Penn State hosts a Number of Rutgers Targets

James Franklin has gotten off to a fast start in recruiting, and he is hosting a number of Rutgers targets in cow country this weekend. Can Kyle Flood keep up?

Ali Keeps Knights in the Mix

4* South Jersey DB Kareem Ali trimmed his list of favored schools, and Rutgers made the cut.

What if RU Nails it in 2015 Recruiting?

This is the 2015 recruiting class Kyle Flood could pull to Rutgers if everything comes together just right in the Scarlet Knights' first season in the B1G.

Football Recruiting: Junior Day Impressions

RU hosted more than 20 high school prospects on campus this past weekend. Let's take a look at who received offers and who is gaining interest.

TE Nakia Griffin Commits to Rutgers

Rutgers gets a real sleeper in Nakia Griffin, who has played TE, WR, DE, and LB for Tenafly. His high school went 1-9 this season, contributing to his low profile. However, Temple and Virginia were hot on his trail, so it's a good move for RU to offer first.

Recruiting Roundup: Kareem Ali Blowing Up

Checking in on the football recruiting front.

Who Poached Jersey Most?

Besides Rutgers, where did New Jersey's top recruits sign?

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