Recruiting battles, the numbers 

February, 29, 2012
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Urban Meyer, Brady Hoke, Mark DantonioGetty Images, AP PhotoBrady Hoke has made up ground quickly on U-M's chief rivals in just two-plus years of recruiting.

Recruiting battles have picked up steam over the last year, and the landscape has changed completely among Michigan, Michigan State and Ohio State.

Let's take a look at just how much it has changed over the past few years. We'll first look at the number of commitments among Michigan, Michigan State and Ohio State that held offers from the other programs between 2008 and 2011. We will then compare the numbers of the same parameters between 2012 and the current recruiting class, 2013.

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