The most important 2021 prospects for each top-25 college football recruiting class

J.C. Latham is one of two five-star offensive tackles to commit to Alabama. IMG Academy

With only 12 days until college football's early signing period, many programs are wrapping up their recruiting classes. That means coaches have filled needs and landed prospects to try to help move their teams in the right direction.

While there will be flips and decommitments, most prospects who are committed are planning to sign in December. To provide a look at how the top programs are doing, we are looking at some of the most important commitments in each of the top 25 classes in the country.

Some of the picks are the top-ranked commitment in the class, while some are based on need or talent, but all could make an impact at the next level.