Early Offer: Tide tightens grip on No. 1 

November, 18, 2013
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The Early Offer is RecruitingNation's regular feature, giving you a daily dose of recruiting in the mornings. Today's offerings: With the newest edition of the BCS rankings released, we take a look at the biggest headlines of the top five teams from the recruiting trail.

The Opening: Event Recap
Alabama commits Blake Barnett and Calvin Ridley were named Elite 11 and event MVP, respectively, at Nike's The Opening. National recruiting director Tom Luginbill interviews the MVPs, and recruiting analyst Craig Haubert breaks down other top performers.
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