Player of the Week: Isaac Jackson

By: Richard Davenport
Published: Friday, November 30, 2012
Southside receiver Isaac Jackson is drawing interest from Arkansas, Auburn, LSU and others.
Photo by Jimmy Jones
Southside receiver Isaac Jackson is drawing interest from Arkansas, Auburn, LSU and others.

Name: Isaac Jackson

Nickname: Cam

School: Fort Smith Southside

Height: 6'3"

Weight: 215 pounds

Position: QB

Class: 2014

Bench max: 225

Squat max: 350

40-yard dash: 4.55 seconds

Vertical: 30

Number of years playing football: 10

Schools that have offered: No offers yet

Other schools showing interest: Arkansas, LSU, Auburn, Mississippi State, Oklahoma State, Notre Dame, Army, Oregon, Arkansas State, Louisiana State, Missouri, Tulsa, Memphis, Nebraska

I like Arkansas because: It's my home state, I grew up watching Razorback football, most of my friends are Hog fans

Schools I've visited: None officially

In college, I plan to major in: Business

I like playing quarterback because: I'm involved in every offensive play.

Best football moment: Anytime I'm on the field, I'm just glad that I get a chance to play a game I love.

My favorite play: Don't really have just one. I guess my favorite play would be any that ends in a touchdown.

Best player I've played against: In practice, my brother Ian! He's a sophomore, starts at linebacker. As a sophomore, he's one of the best, if not the best, linebacker in Class 7A.

Favorite high school team to play against: Fort Smith Northside

Describe what football means to you in 20 words or fewer: My favorite sport to play. It involves the mental, physical and creative process.

My ringtone on my cell is: Can't Be Touched

Favorite NFL player: Peyton Manning

Favorite NFL team: Whatever team Peyton Manning is playing for at that time.

Favorite music: Rap

Favorite song: Can't Be Touched

Favorite book: Hugo

Favorite movie: Paronormal Activity

Favorite TV show: ESPN

Favorite actor: George Lopez

Favorite actress: Megan Fox

Favorite food: French fries

Favorite class: Science

Dream Date: Megan Fox

Hobbies: Wake boarding, long boarding, fishing, camping, hunting.

The one thing I could not live without is: My cell phone

Role model: My Dad, he's been where I'm going, understands where I am.

Three words to describe me: Competitive, Creative, Committed.

People would be surprised that I: Don't watch much sports, can't name many sports personalities.

Ten years from now I'll be Hopefully in my sixth or seventh year in the NFL.


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