With early signing period and National Signing Day, although the football season is only a few months, keeping up and following recruits is a year around thing for programs.

Nick Saban has been on of the best at recruiting while at Alabama, but this season former Alabama assistant and now coach of the Georgia Bulldogs Kirby Smart takes the number spot recruiting the 2018 class. But the Bulldogs getting the number one recruiting class didn't happen over night, it was a entire process.

Scouting expert Chris Landry, who has worked with Saban in the NFL, joined The Game with Ryan Fowler for his weekly LandryFootball.com report to discuss the steps and process programs go through on the recruiting trial, selling playing time to recruits, and also breaks down a few of Alabama's big signings.

For Landry’s report on recruiting make watch the video above and don’t miss the Landry Football Weekly Report every Wednesday at 4 p.m. CT on The Game with Ryan Fowler.