April 8, 2007

Illinois RB Ford open to all

Following a junior season that saw him rush for 1549 yards and 17 touchdowns, Belleville (Ill.) Althoff running back Jason Ford has quickly moved up on recruiting lists of major programs. The 5-foot-11, 210-pound member of the Rivals 250 to watch for 2008 is up to six scholarship offers and has been making the rounds to various campuses trying to find the perfect fit for his college career.

The speedy athlete claims offers from Kansas, Kansas State, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin. Heavy interest is also being shown by the likes of Florida, Florida State, Michigan, Ohio State, Alabama and Nebraska. He has already visited several campuses and has plans to continue making unofficial visits over the next few months.

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