Originally posted on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 11/14/13

Alabama, not Michigan, gets Da’Shawn Hand. Michigan football looks pretty awful right now, but with their recruiting classes they have on the way, they’re going to be really solid. No. 1 ranked college football recruit Da’Shawn Hand would have really been the jewel of those recruiting classes. Bummer! Because Michigan was the favorite to land him. He really was. Brady Hoke was unable to snatch Da’Shawn Hand away from Nick Saban, the master of this domain. Although until today, Saban has never landed the top overall recruit ever. Da’ Shawn Hand is considered to be the nation’s best high school football player in the 2014 class of college football prospects. Da’Shawn Hand made the announcement live from his school’s gymnasium at Woodbridge High School in Woodbridge, Virgina. Da’Shawn Hand has received more than 90 offers. He delayed the announcement by 40 minutes, then delayed it another 10 minutes. #DIVA #PLEASELOOKATME So good job Yahoo! Rivals and NBC SN for dragging this thing out as long as possible. The Da’Shawn decision was a horrible train wreck of a program. The Da’Shawn special marks the first and very last time I’ll be watching Yahoo! SportsDash. Paul M. Banks is the owner of The Sports Bank.net, an affiliate of Fox Sports. He’s also an analyst for multiple news talk radio stations across the world; with regular weekly segments on NBC and Fox Sports Radio. Follow him on Twitter (@paulmbanks) and RSS Catch him Tuesdays talking Illini and Northwestern for KOZN 1620 The Zone, Fridays talking Chicago Bears for WAOR 95.7 The Fan The post Bama gets Da’Shawn Hand over Michigan; during unwatchable TV show appeared first on The Sports Bank.Net.

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