Richard Davenport has been a recruiting columnist for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette since 2007. He also hosts Recruiting Thursday each Thursday from 7 to 8 p.m. statewide.
Player of the week: Gerri Green
Gerri Green is being recruited by Arkansas.
Name: Gerri Green, Jr.
School:Greenville High School
Bench press: 245
40 time: 4.47
Number years of playing football: 4
Scholarship offers: Mississippi State, Ole Miss, Auburn, Louisiana-Lafayette, University of Tennesse, Vanderbilt, University Of Arkansas
I like Arkansas because: of the coaching staff and the ability to go in and earn playing time.
I have visited: Mississippi State, Ole Miss, Auburn, Tennessee, Vanderbilt, and Arkansas
I plan to major in: Business Administration or Industrial Engineering
I like playing defense because: I love stopping the offense and getting my team the ball. I also love creating turnovers.
My best football moment: is when I forced a fumble and returned it for a 60 yard touchdown.
Best player I played against: was Ramone Nash
My favorite team to play is: Madison Central High School
Describe what football means to you in 20 words or fewer: is a passion of mine that I'm blessed to have the ability to play.
Ring tone of cell: Default
Favorite NFL player: Kj Wright
Favorite NFL team: Green Bay Packers
Favorite music: Rap
Favorite song: Drake - Forever ft Kanye West, Lil Wayne, and Eminem
Favorite book: Superfudge by Judy Blume
Favorite movie: Criminal Minds
Favorite food: Pizza
Favorite class: History
Dream date: Lauren London
Hobbies: Listening to music
One thing I couldn't live without: My mom
Role model: My Uncle - James Williams
THree words to describe: Determined, Hardworking, Humble
People would be surprised that: I love to cook
Ten years from now I'll be: In summer camp for a NFL team