You're right. The playing time is a slippery slope but they can emphasize some type of playing time early on over the power house schools where they could possible sit a couple of years cause of stacked talent. If the kid isn't getting some type of playing time than it could be cause of injury, a lower star recruit stepping up turning heads or just doesn't understand the playbook or disappoint effort. In order to get on tract with the Bamas and OSU of the worlds, they need to start winning their OOC national televised games and the big bowl games. Vegas Bowl is a nice win but that's mid tier bowl that doesn't sway top recruits.