Where they ranked as recruits: Offense 

February, 5, 2013
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Allen RobinsonRich Barnes/US PresswireAllen Robinson's production shows that recruiting grades are just projections and it's not just the elite recruits who become elite players.

STATE COLLEGE, Pa. -- With signing day just a day away, all the focus will be on the four-star talent and the big-name players. But it's not always the elite recruits who contribute most.

After all, where did Penn State's current starters rank when they were recruits?
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