Alabama’s Nick Saban is considered by some to be the “hardest working man” in the recruiting biz.
The postmaster of Tuscaloosa, Ala., might be next after Nick.
Alabama made national headlines when it mailed 105 recruiting letters in a day to a running back from Atlanta this week, Norcross High School junior Alvin Kamara Alvin Kamara
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Usually, Saban puts stamps on only about 4-6 letters per day to Kamara.
“Yeah, I got home and they were failing out of my mailbox,” Kamara said. “It was crazy but I liked it.”
It was yet another creative and innovative recruiting tactic by Saban, who finished with the nation’s No. 1 recruiting class for 2012 earlier this month.
What’s really amazing about Alabama’s 105-letter bombardment to Kamara is that – while he has yet to finish opening them all up – none of dozens he has already ripped into are duplicates. Each letter has a new message or selling point about Alabama’s football dynasty.