There are some guys out there that put content out that's worth paying for: a few that are Bama related. I don't subscribe to any right now for recruiting news given it's pretty easy to come by.Never heard of the Forrest guy or the 900 service. But with $15MM a year in revenues from just the one company, evidently there are gobs of Americans that value following the back and forth of these kids picking schools more than the money in their pocket. lol I prefer my money!
Each site has a benefit, don't get me wrong. The Athletic, in its earliest stages, had a lot of potential.
I find this interesting not only because of the writers he's pulled in as he launches but his history with sports related sites. In case you didn't know this, before he sold 247Sports to CBS he sold the Rivals network to Yahoo! He's good at this.