A crucial part to college football recruiting is getting the best in state talent. Some schools have mastered this practice, like Texas, Ohio State, etc. For other schools, they see their in state talent travel out of state to play football, and it cripples their recruiting morale.
Mizzou kicked off its SEC membership in their first ever SEC media day on Tuesday. The Tigers definitely made a few headlines at the event.
Gary Pinkel has created a completely new dynamic to the Mizzou football program. The most important may be the young tradition of great quarterbacks.
I am not going to discuss Mizzou’s move to the SEC, because frankly, that topic has been beaten like a dead hooker. I will actually discuss Mizzou’s branding strategy and how it has helped the football program garner success over the last decade.