Player of the Week: Kenneth McGruder

By: Richard Davenport
Published: Friday, May 16, 2014
Arkansas was the first school to offer Houston safety Kenneth McGruder.
Photo by Kenneth McGruder, Twitter
Arkansas was the first school to offer Houston safety Kenneth McGruder.

Name:Kenneth McGruder

Twitter name: @McGruder20_

School:Houston Alief Taylor





Bench max:275

Squat max:395

40-yard dash:4.5

Number of years playing football:Since pop warner

Schools that have offered:LSU, OSU.Nebraska, Boise State, Oregon State, Iowa State, Missouri, Colorado, UTSA, Utah, Arkansas, California

Schools I've visited: LSU, UT

I like playing safety because:Because its a position to make plays

Best football moment: enjoying the win with my team afterwards

My favorite play: hitting a wide out across the middle or catching and returning a pick

:Describe what football means to you in 20 words or fewer: football is life

Favorite NFL player:Brian Dawkins

Favorite NFL team:49ers

Favorite song: Drake ft soulja boy we made it

Favorite movie: Menace to society

Favorite TV show: supernatural or smallville

Favorite food: Nachos

Dream Date: Jennifer Lopez


The one thing I could not live without is: my mom


People would be surprised that I: love to ride horses , I'm really a cowboy

Five years from now: I'll be in the league


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