In the spirit of purple mafia profile Friday, I've asked former profilee Adam Rittenberg of ESPN.com to join us for a quick chat on the 2010 Northwestern recruiting class. Let's get into it...LTP: Forget the complicated Rivals/Scout star-ranking systems and help put NU’s recruiting class in to context for both Northwestern and Big Ten-wise.AR:It's a small but pretty solid class for Fitz and his staff. They don't give out as many scholarships as most teams because of all the redshirts, but they added some good skill players and addressed a need on the defensive line. Pat told me on Wednesday that defensive back might not be as pressing a need as it seems because so many young guys played last year because of the injuries to Smith, Phillips and McManis. Northwestern's class is probably in...

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