Lowlights of the highlight tape

Originally Published: April 19, 2013
By Tom Luginbill | RecruitingNation

In a world of online instant access of player highlight videos there is certainly no shortage of material for college coaches to evaluate. However, there are plenty of pet peeves coaches have in regard to what they do and do not want to see. These days the prospect can be the one compiling highlight footage and this first impression can make a big difference when it comes to the staff deciding what the next step should be in whether or not to pursue a prospect.

After talking to many coaches across the country and hearing their frustrations, here are their five biggest complaints about homemade highlight videos: