Joe Garcia Jr

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Q & A's : National Signing Day Thoughts


Now that the dust is settled. Here's a look at some of your most burning National Signing Day questions.

National Signing Day 2014: The Final Predictions


With National Signing Day just around the corner, the options focus turns to who is left on the board and where they will all end up. Our State of the U staff writers all step on and a limb and...

Rivalry Roundtable: Breaking down the Gators


At this point, I think most everyone is sick of hearing about history, about lack of scheduling, about annoying fan bases, stupid jokes, and attendance talk. We want the damn game! Joe, Cam, Juan,...

Not-So-Scientific Class Study: 2012 Version


It’s no secret that the 2012 signing class was full of top level talents and some calculated risks as Miami looked to load up on its big 33 man class before the looming NCAA sanctions.

Recruiting 2014: State of the Running Backs


Duke Johnson is on the verge of blossoming into a top shelf FBS back but there is precious little depth behind him. What does that mean for the state of the Canes 2014 class. Well one elite player...

Recruiting 2014: State of the Corner Backs


Miami has hit homeruns with their CB recruiting the past 2 years landing top talents like Tracy Howard and Artie Burns, so how does this affect them in the upcoming class and how does this position...

Recruiting 2014: State of the Wide Receivers


After having Miami's prize 2013 recruit enrolled in classes and finally make it campus, we take a look the next class of recruits at the position and how it stacks up against the roster.

Recruiting Breakdown Bonanza! New Canes!


SOTU's player by player opinions of the 5 most recent commits for the Canes class of 2014.

Canes Spring Game Recap: What's Good, What's Not


Our beloved team held their big spring game over the weekend, and SOTU was on the scene. Who performed well, who disappointed, and hey look, it's Malcolm Lewis!

Recruiting 2014: State of the Offensive Line

With 5* Offensive Tackle on the verge of his commitment and (hopefully) becoming the 3rd Offensive Lineman to join Miami’s 2014 class, we take a look at this year’s recruiting at the position and...

Way too early 2014 Miami Mock Class


Everyone has been hyped about the ballyhooed 2014 signing class for years so let's have a little fun. Here's a look at my extremely early, in no way accurate, but exciting nonetheless look at what...

NSD Grades: How did the Canes do?


Take a peek at the breakdown, I think you’ll be surprised at the result.

Welcome To The U! - Jermaine Grace Chooses Miami


The long awaited, poorly kept secret is over. Jermaine Grace has chosen to play his college ball at Miami, and will hopefully be reunited with the hat that he gave to Quan Muhammad

Coley x2! Welcome to the U Stacy Coley!


Two weeks ago, Miami added one Coley to its football team. Now they have two as Northeast WR Stacy Coley has just committed to the Canes.

Canes Land Top Rated Fullback! Gus Edwards commits


Miami has long wanted to land at least one if not two power running backs in the 2013 signing class. Well they just took a step in the right direction as New York native Augustus Edwards has chosen...

Predicting National Signing Day: Final Version!


Last week our guys over at State of the U provided a prediction piece a week out from NSD. We'll with NSD on our heels, here are our final predictions.

One Week to Go: SOTU NSD Predictions!


With one week left to go and only a handful of visits remaining before the big day. Our staff here at SBNation Recruiting and State of the U have combined to give you are early predictions on where...

1/4/12 All America Game Recruiting Q&A


I answer all of today's burning recruiting questions heading into this weekend's All American games.

All American Games Q & A: Canes Version

Ask away with any of your Miami related AA game questions and we'll do our best to answer them.

All American Games: Miami Tidbits


The latest coming and goings from the All American games. Miami Style.

Under Armour Game: Kevin Olsen Breakdown


I spent a good deal of time watching the Under Armour All America practices yesterday, particularly the Quarterbacks and came away with the few thoughts on them.

U.S. Army All-American Game: Big Day For Miami?


A few big names will be competing in Saturday's All-American game, and one will be making his announcement. Will the Canes pull a huge coup?

Recruiting Breakdown: Cornerbacks


Thought to have been taking a pass on this spot for the 2013 cycle, Miami is suddenly looking around for a potential player to come in and fill the shoes of Thomas Finnie who was recently arrested...

Recuiting Breakdown: Wide Receivers

Wide Receiver is one of the few spots that are mostly settled for 2013 although the looming 2014 class looks like it could bear some special fruit for Miami.

Recruiting Breakdown: Running Backs

Given Johnson’s smaller stature and the fact that Miami would like to limit his careers and keep him fresh, adding a workhorse style back to the mix is one of the top priorities for the immediate...

12/7/2012 Official Visitor List


Current listing and status update of all the official visitors expected on Miami's campus this coming weekend.

Recruiting Breakdown: Defensive Ends


Miami is looking at adding some pass rushing help on the edge and they appear to be targeting one specific type: lanky, versatile athletes that can rush the passer from both the ground and stand up...

11/30/12 Recruiting Q&A

As promised. There is still a long way to go until National Signing Day 2013 but hopefully I can shed a little light on where things stand heading into the Official Visits.

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