The Rivals.com recruiting experts have broken down countless hours of film and racked up plenty of frequent flyer miles to see the top prospects compete at events across the country. In the process of evaluating overall talent, several prospects gained notice for their mastery of specific skills.
We've selected the best of the best in each category for every position and ranked them. Rivals.com recruiting analyst Barry Every breaks down the quarterbacks.
Pittser Highlights Considering: Wyoming, Western Michigan, Ball State among others.
Buzz: Came out of nowhere at the EA Sports Elite 11 and proved that he has the potential to make any throw asked of him.
LeMay Highlights Committed to: Georgia
Buzz: Though he missed his entire season, it's hard to overlook his junior year where he completed 68.5 percent of his passes while throwing 44 touchdowns versus two picks.
Smith Highlights Committed to: Louisville
Buzz: As a sophomore he threw 32 touchdowns versus seven picks then missed his entire junior season. He knocked off that rust and completed 34 touchdown passes against eight picks his senior year.
Walsh Highlights Committed to: Oklahoma State
Buzz: Completed 65 percent of his passes as a junior, and has followed that up with 23 touchdown passes versus one interception during the regular season of his senior year.
Brissett Highlights Considering: Florida State, LSU, North Carolina, Notre Dame, South Carolina, South Florida, Wisconsin among others.
Buzz: Uses his hardcourt acumen and size to impose his will while gaining yards with his feet.
Manziel Highlights Committed to: Texas A&M
Buzz: Rushed for 1,529 yards and 33 scores as a junior, and has followed that up with a 10-plus yard-per-carry average and more than 1,000 yards rushing so far his senior season.