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Get to know offensive lineman Ty'Kieast Crawford
Offensive lineman Ty'Kieast Crawford.
Former Charlotte offensive lineman Ty’Kieast Crawford will arrive in Fayetteville on Sunday after announcing plans to transfer to Arkansas on Tuesday.
Crawford, a native of Carthage, Texas, was committed to the Razorbacks in 2019 before eventually signing with and playing for the 49ers.
Nickname: Ty, TyBeast, Big Tex
School/City: Carthage, Texas
Weight: 345 pounds
Bench max: 475 pounds
Squat max: 450 pounds
Number of years playing football: 6 years
School or schools that intrigued me other than Arkansas: LSU, Kansas, Florida
I'm a Razorback because: It’s where I belong.
I plan to major in: Psychology
The recruiting process is: Finally over.
If I couldn't play football, I would want to star in: A movie.
I'm happiest when I: Sleep.
My mom is always on me to do: Right all the time.
Favorite video game: Jump Force
Favorite NFL player: Trent Williams
Favorite music: Country
Must-watch TV show: Riverdale
How would you spend $1 million? Half to my mom
What super power would you choose if given the option? Mind reading
My two pet peeves are: People who touch me with their feet, and dumb people.
Favorite uniform color/combo: All black
Who would you want to be stranded with on a deserted island with? Carrie Underwood
Your favorite fast food chain: Whataburger
I will never ever eat: Chicken.
Favorite junk food: Peanut M&Ms
Dream Date: Sitting at home cuddling, eating junk food and watching movies
Hobbies: Watching Hulu
The one thing I could not live without is: My phone.
Role model: Myself in 10 years
Three words to describe me: Funny, energetic, sarcastic
People would be surprised that I: Play guitar, hunt and go mudding.
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