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.
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UNDER THE RADAR: Little Rock Parkview's Thomas McCauley
Little Rock Parkview's Thomas Mccauley (2) tries to shake off Pulaski Academy linebacker Bennett Perkins (36) during the fourth quarter of the Bruins' 43-15 win on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, at Pulaski Academy in Little Rock.
Each Wednesday, we feature an in-state prospect who could be flying under the radar of college coaches. This week's UTR prospect is Little Rock Parkview’s Thomas McCauley.
Size: 6-1, 241
Speed: 4.68 in 40-yard dash
Weight room: 335 bench press, 585 squat, 325 incline (all school records), 36-inch vertical
Junior stats: 72 tackles, 8 tackles for loss, 4 sacks, 3 forced fumbles, 2 recovered fumbles, rushed for 863 yards and 14 touchdowns
Interest: Memphis, Tulsa, Grambling, Middle Tennessee State and numerous D2 schools
Coach Brad Bolding:
“He is as physical of a player as Martrell Spaight was. Very hard-nosed player. He is a vocal leader, team Captain and a member of our Team Council. He’s a man on the field.”
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