Battleground: Atlanta

The top recruits -- and the schools fighting for them -- from the Atlanta area

Updated: December 11, 2013, 12:00 PM ET
By Gerry Hamilton |

While California, Texas and Florida have long been considered the big three states in recruiting, Georgia has been playing catch up in recent years.

Just how talented is Atlanta and the surrounding area? Entering the 2013 season, there were more than 60 players in the NFL from that 60-mile radius.