Rutgers Football 2022

PISCATAWAY, NJ - SEPTEMBER 10: Detail of a Rutgers Scarlet Knights helmet sits on the field before a college football game against the Wagner Seahawks at SHI Stadium on September 10, 2022 in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Rutgers head coach Greg Schiano announced the recruiting class for 2023 with 21 new faces to the football program. Eight different states were represented in the draft class, and six of the players were from New Jersey, according to a press release issued by the university.

The six New Jersey players include Logan Blake from Frenchtown; Nick Oliveira of Mullica Hill; JaSire’ Peterson of Union City; Eric Rodgers of Burlington; John Stone of Sewell; and Famah Toure of Pleasantville.

Rutgers also signed Ian Strong, who was the top recruit out of New York.

The class has four offensive linemen and defensive backs, with three wide receivers, two defensive linemen and linebackers, and a pair listed as athletes. Long snapper, quarterback, running back, and tight end are represented with one signee each.

See the full recruiting package here.