Teams competing for the national championship this season got good news well before the College Football Playoff even if they didnt have much time to celebrate.
The early signing period opened Wednesday with three playoff teams Clemson, LSU and Ohio State landing eight of the nations top 16 prospects according to composite rankings of recruiting sites compiled by 247Sports.
They worked to sign those recruits while preparing for playoff matchups, one consequence of the early signing period that arrived two years ago. Ohio State faces Clemson and LSU meets Oklahoma in the CFP semifinals on Dec. 28.
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