Signing day has come and gone and that means that recruits are no longer recruits anymore. Once they sign that letter of intent, they are officially part of the team.
Now that the recruiting part of the equation is over for these guys, let's run through ten players that have the talent to make an immediate impact at their respective programs.
UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen
Rosen was the top quarterback in the nation so I'm not exactly going out on a limb here, but this is a case of great player that is being presented with a perfect opportunity. Now that Brett Hundley has left for the NFL, the quarterback spot is wide open an Rosen is already on campus ready to compete for the job.
There are some questions about Rosen, but there are certainly no questions about his talent. He's far more talented than any other player he'll be competing against for the position at UCLA. He has a great shot to start from game one for the Bruins.
USC cornerback Iman Marshall
Marshall has everything a program could want in a cornerback and is physically ready to cover receivers in the Pac-12 right now. He's the best cornerback, and maybe the best player, in the nation. Together, he and Adoree Jackson could be a dynamic duo capable of locking down receivers over the next few years.
USC running back Ronald Jones II
If Buck Allen was returning to USC, then I'd might be less bullish on what kind of impact Jones could make in year one. With Allen gone to the NFL though, there will be carries available and Jones should be there to swoop up a lot of those carries.
He's a great inside runner with the ability to break the long one. If he he can pick up the offense quickly, he'll be toting the rock early for the Trojans.
Oregon defensive end Canton Kaumatule
Even if Arik Armstead was returning to Oregon, Kaumatule would still likely find his way into the defensive line rotation. He's so talented that it would be tough to keep him off the field. I would not be surprised to see him getting some reps early on in the season before winning a starting job at some point.
He's already a beast and he's just getting started in Oregon's strength and conditioning program!
Stanford wide receiver Trent Irwin
No matter what program Irwin signed with, it was going to be tough to keep him off the field. He just does everything well. He's an advanced route runner for his age and never seems to drop the football. He's going to catch a lot of footballs during his career on The Farm and he can be productive from day one.
Arizona State linebacker Davon Durant
Durant has NFL size and athleticism. He can run down ball carriers with great speed, but it's the fundamentals that are going to help the stud JC linebacker make an impact. He's simply more advanced than most freshmen linebackers are when it comes to taking on and shedding blocks.
It would be be a surprise if he wasn't an immediate starter for the Sun Devils.
USC defensive lineman Rasheem Green
Yes, it's another USC player on this list. (I honestly could have listed even more.) Green is just scratching the surface of his potential, but he's already the kind of player who should be able to at least be in the rotation right off the bat if he's healthy.
He's got big time pass rush potential and he got better every time I saw new film of him. He is athletic enough to play end or tackle for the Trojans.
Washington quarterback Jake Browning
Browning is the best quarterback recruit in this class that no one is talking about. He's not the most physically impressive prospect, but he is the most advanced when it comes to working through progressions in the pocket. He's an early enrollee and with uncertainty at quarterback for the Huskies, he's going to be a threat to win the quarterback job in the fall.
Oregon linebacker Jonah Moi
Moi is a flat out playmaker who plays with a swagger. Junior college kids typically don't receive the same publicity as a high school kid on national signing day, but getting his letter of intent is just as huge for Oregon as anyone else they have signed in this class. That's how good I think Moi is.
Whether it's an inside or outside linebacker for the Ducks, I'm excited to see what Moi is going to do this fall.
UCLA running back Soso Jamabo
Whether it is carrying or catching the football, Jamabo is a big play waiting to happen. I know they have Paul Perkins returning at running back, but Jamabo is just too talented not to get some touches as a freshman and every time he touches the ball, he is a threat to take it to the house.