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College football: Which signees could have the impact of players like Calvin Barnett or Damien Williams?

Every year, there are special acquisitions that help their team right away. Which 2013 signees will make a big impact this coming fall?
BY GINA MIZELL Published: February 16, 2013
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photo - CELEBRATION: Oklahoma State's Cooper Bassett (80), Calvin Barnett (99) and Ryan Simmons (52) celebrate during a college football game between Oklahoma State University (OSU) and Savannah State University at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012. Photo by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman
CELEBRATION: Oklahoma State's Cooper Bassett (80), Calvin Barnett (99) and Ryan Simmons (52) celebrate during a college football game between Oklahoma State University (OSU) and Savannah State University at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012. Photo by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman

There are always unheralded recruits — Austin Hays, anyone? — who make an unexpected impact early in their careers. But with Signing Day just more than a week old, it's a good time to examine which members of the 2012 class have already made themselves known, and which ones could do the same in 2013.