December 8, 2013
By Matt Scalici, al.com
With Reuben Foster's announcement on Thursday that he has switched his commitment from Alabama to Auburn, Gene Chizik and his staff have taken an early lead over the Crimson Tide in the battle for recruiting dominance in the state.
Foster is rated by all major recruiting services as the top player in the state of Alabama in the Class of 2013, but Auburn also holds commitments from six of the state's top 11 players according to 247Sports.
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