Freshmen who will be counted on to immediately produce in 2008
The days of redshirting the bulk of a recruiting class and waiting for star prospects to take root and blossom have long since passed. Most programs must count on at least a few freshmen to contribute immediately. Even the top teams in
The teams further down the rankings also will need help from their freshmen. Meet some of the up-and-comers who may have to hurry up and develop.