Richard Davenport covers recruiting for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. He is the host of Recruiting Thursday, a weekly radio show that airs from 7 to 8 p.m. on 92.1 FM in Fayetteville; 93.7 FM in Little Rock; 95.3 FM in Fort Smith; 96.3 FM in Hot Springs; 104.3 FM in Harrison/Mountain Home; and 106.9 FM in Arkadelphia.
Player of the Week: Cody Hollister
Name: Cody Hollister
School:Arizona Western College
Number of years playing football:16
Schools that have offered:Arkansas, Troy, Wyoming.
Other schools showing interest:Indiana, Illinois, California
I like Arkansas because:this team seems to be full of great coaches and players who take pride in Arkansas football and want to succeed.
Schools I've visited: Troy
In college, I plan to major in: Business
I like playing receiver because:It gives me the opportunity to make big plays and control the game.
Best football moment:Winning the 5a Oregon State Championship
My favorite play:Victory kneel for the state game.
Best player I've played against:Duke Williams and Khalid Wooten
Favorite high school team to play against:Bend High School
Describe what football means to you in 20 words or fewer:football holds my dreams, aspirations, hopes, prayers,and success.
My ringtone on my cell is:
Favorite NFL player:Jordy Nelson
Favorite NFL team:Seattle Seahawks
Favorite music:Country, Soul, Reggae...
Favorite song:Gravity by John Mayer
Favorite book:The Hatchet
Favorite movie:Friday Night Lights
Favorite TV show:Pawn Stars
Favorite actor:Will Ferrell
Favorite actress:Jennifer Aniston
Favorite class:Sports Psychology
Dream Date: Jennifer Aniston
Hobbies:watch a lot of movies, get outdoors and something active.
The one thing I could not live without is:family
Role model:Jesus Christ
Three words to describe me:Determined, faithful, happy.
People would be surprised that I:wakeboard and waterski
Ten years from now I'll be in the NFL living out my dream.