The college football subreddit is the source for many cool graphics. The latest shows where the players who are in this year's College Football Playoff all come from.
Three of the four teams in this year's field—Alabama, Clemson, and Georgia—are in the Southeast, while Oklahoma represents Big 12 country. Even so, all four College Football Playoff programs have pretty distinct recruiting footprints, while going after similar players.
Alabama and Georgia focus on locking up their home states while spreading out a bit throughout the greater SEC region, and focus firing on specific big recruits nationally. Clemson does a very good job in South Carolina and competes in Georgia and Florida, but works its way up the eastern seaboard more than the Tide and the Dawgs. Oklahoma gets the bulk of its players between its backyard and Texas, but also extends up into the Midwest, out into California, and a bit in Louisiana. The Sooners are probably the most national of the four programs.
Here is the full map, via Redditor okiewxchaser.
Head over to Reddit for the full breakdown of the rosters by state and county.