February 7, 2007

Nine months ago, Sandeman was first

He was the first player in the 2007 class to say "yes" to the Hawkeyes and on Wednesday morning, Colin Sandeman will finally get to do something he has been waiting nine months to do, sign on with the Iowa Football program.

For those who follow football recruiting like a religion, nine months seems like nine years ago. We tend to forget about the guys who were the first prospects to jump on board, while we wait, worry, and live with every twist and turn in the recruiting process.

More importantly, we tend to forget about and take for granted those who made their decision many months ago. Truth be told, guys like Sandeman deserve another moment to tell their story because Wednesday will be the culmination of a life long dream for the Bettendorf native.

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