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Impact: Geno Smith

Cyrus Jones remains on Tide's recruiting board.

Geno Smith, four-star cornerback from St. Pius Catholic in Atlanta, Ga., has been a top priority for the Alabama coaching staff. Smith is 100-percent committed to the Tide and does not plan to take any other visits. How does his announcement shake up the recruiting board? Andrew Bone takes a closer look at other developments.

Geno Smith is a very important recruit for Alabama's 2012 class. The current Tide roster is expected to lose players in the defensive backfield after this year. Dequan Menzie will graduate, and Dre Kirkpatrick is projected by many as a first round draft pick even though just a junior. Alabama has several young players who have contributed including Dee Milliner and Johnavon Fulton... Recommended Stories