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: Ronald Jones II
Running back Ronald Jones II is one of the top 2015 prospects in Texas.
Name: Ronald Jones II
Twitter name: @TheRonaldJones
City/School: McKinney/ North HS
Bench max: 205
Squat max: 365
40-yard dash: 4.41
Number of years playing football: 6yeaers
Schools that have offered: Alabama, Arizona State, Arkansas, Baylor, Clemson, Iowa, Michigan, etc
Other schools showing interest: Oregon, Auburn, Notre Dame
I like Arkansas because: Proximity to home, SEC, Nike sponsored lol and Run DMC!
Schools I've visited: Baylor, Oklahoma, TCU
In college, I plan to major in: Law
I like playing running back because: I love scoring touchdowns haha
Best football moment: Game winning 54 yard TD vs Lovejoy
My favorite play: 24 Stretch
Best player I've played against: TK Rockwell, Safety signed with Baylor
Favorite high school team to play against: McKinney High
Describe what football means to you in 20 words or fewer: Passion, love for the game, I just love playing!
My ringtone on my cell is: basic iPhone
Favorite NFL player: Jamaal Charles
Favorite NFL team: Oakland Raiders
Favorite music: Hip-Hop/Rap
Favorite song: Finesser by Migos
Favorite book: Only the strong survive: Allen Iverson
Favorite movie: I am Legend
Favorite TV show: Spongebob
Favorite actor: Kevin Hart
Favorite actress: Gabrielle Union
Favorite food: Buffalo Wings!!!
Favorite class: History
Dream Date: Zendaya Coleman
Hobbies: Xbox 360
The one thing I could not live without is: My phone lol
Role model: Adrian Peterson
Three words to describe me: Funny, Fast and Hair flips haha
People would be surprised that I: that I play just dance dance revolution 2 on wii and I'm scared of water
Ten years from now I'll be: in the NFL with my wife and kids