Ford is a 6-foot-7, 245-pound matchup nightmare who will remind many Razorback fans immediately of Hunter Henry, now with the San Diego Chargers.
After visiting Arkansas for two days over the weekend, Ford commits to them over offers from Florida, Illinois, Louisville, Alabama, Minnesota, Oklahoma, West Virginia and
"I had a huge connection with the staff," he said. "The facilities were amazing. Everything was great. I'm pumped!"
Ford caught six touchdown passes as a junior and also plays on Carterville's varsity basketball team.
The Razorbacks landed a big one out of Illinois in the 2017 class as well with offensive lineman Dalton Wagner.