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: Jordon Williams
Name: Jordon Williams
Nickname: J-Will / J-Dub
Twitter name: @OfficialJWill21
City/ high school: Houston Jersey Village
Bench press: 275
Number years of playing football: 8
Scholarship offers: Texas state, north texas, rice, Houston, Iowa state, northwestern, Arkansas, Fresno state, Nevada, New Mexico, wake Forest, Louisville, Memphis, Utah
I like Arkansas because: I know there's great competition there, and I feel like the coaches and fans really support the team.
Schools visited: Houston, Rice, Baylor
I plan to major in: Business and/or an engineering of some sort
I like playing linebacker because: I like to hit.
Best football moment: Beating three undefeated teams in consecutive games.
Favorite play: Lighting up a QB in open field junior year
Best player I've played against: Keith Ford
Favorite uniform color/combo: Ice whites
If I could pick an entrance song for my team, it would be: War Ready
Describe what football means to you in 20 words or fewer: Football means uniting with a group of men that I've worked hard for, all attempting to reach a common goal of winning
My ringtone on my cell is: My phone stays on vibrate
Favorite NFL player: Tyrann Mathieu
Favorite NFL team: Pittsburgh Steelers
Favorite music: Rap/R&B
Favorite song: Too many to just choose one
Favorite TV show: Point Blank
Favorite movie: Friday Night lights
Favorite actor: Denzel Washington
Favorite food: Italian
Favorite class: English
Dream date: Meagan Good
Hobbies: Video Games, Cleaning, sleeping
One thing I could not live without is: having my family's trust
Role model: Coaches, parents, etc
Three words to describe me: Goofy, educated, caring
People would be surprised that I: Never made lower than a B in a class
Ten years from now I'll be: Respected
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