Oregon uses its relationship with Nike to entice recruits. Notre Dame has its #PotOfGold campaign. Alabama flashes dollar signs in players’ faces. But Stanford? In true #NerdNation form, it’s all about facts. The football program tweeted out a photo of its pitch to its top 2014 and 2015 recruits. It lists ten of the Cardinal’s best recent accomplishments – both athletically and academically.
— Stanford Football (@StanfordFball) December 26, 2013
It’s very interesting to see the different methods that schools use to try and land players. We’ll see if Stanford’s straight-forward approach works out.