Niko Porikos grew up in an NTDP billet home. Cool story.
According to the Free Press, Jim Presley will return next year after he left the team due to academic issues this year. With all the rumors flying around about losing a linebacker due to academics or medical or whatever, this is certainly good news.
This year's list can be found here. Bass is 2, Grady 5, Taylor 11, Manningham 12, Harrison 13, and Simpson 19. Where is Zoltan the Inconcievable? Outrage!
Other things of note: 2000 Best of the Midwest had no Wolverines. Kelly Baraka status: "attempting to sign with an NCAA Division I-A school for next fall."