Its the latest in the recruiting calendar the Bulldogs have ever been ranked the No. 1 class in modern recruiting history. The class is powered by eight players considered Top 100 players in the class, including No. 5 overall JUCO OL D'Marcus Hayes, No. 25 ATH DeAngelo Gibbs and No. 37 RB D'Andre Swift.
Alabama took a step backwards in the rankings after JUCO DB Jhavonte Dean backed off his commitment to the Tide on Saturday.
The Bulldogs will still have to hold off Alabama, Michigan and Ohio State, who are ranked 2-4 in the rankings as of Saturday night. The Bulldogs are hosting several recruits this weekend on their official visits including defensive backs Ameer Speed and South Carolina Jamyest Williams.