Early Signing Day period begins

National Letter of Intent early signing period

If the start of Wednesday’s new three-day early signing period is any indication, it looks like the the 72-hour National Letter of Intent Signing Day is here to stay.  ESPN’s Tom Luginbill summed it up in the tweet below.

And, if you’re a college football fan on Twitter, it’s like seeing your team get early Christmas presents.

Below’s a sample the what has Twitter buzzing about players in the 247Sports’ composite rankings.

No. 1 Trevor Lawrence, QB – Cartersville (Georgia)

No. 2 Justin Fields, QB – Harrison (Georgia)

No. 3 Xavier Thomas, SDE – IMG Academy (Florida)

No. 4 Micah Parsons, WDE – Harrisburg (Pennsylvania)

No. 6 Zamir White, RB – Scotland County (North Carolina)

No. 9 Jackson Carman, OT – Fairfield (Ohio)

No. 10 Jamaree Salyer, OG – Pace Academy (Georgia)

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