"Kansas has a family feel about it."

Jordan Webb, 6-0, 210, quarterback from Union, Mo., passed for more than 3,100 yards, 31 touchdowns and eight interceptions and ran for more than 1,000 yards and 24 touchdowns. He was named two-time Class 4 All-State. Why Kansas?



Additional facts: Jordan Webb earned varsity letters in basketball (3) and football (4); 3.0 GPA, 26 ACT; plans to major in Sports Management; DOB: 6/5/91; parents are Kevin and Stacy Grus

Strengths: "I think my accuracy, ability to read the defense and arm strength are my strong points." Bench, 275.

Needs work: "I'm working on my speed, and I'm learning the playbook. You can always get stronger, faster and quicker, and you can always work on throwing the football."

Recruiting coach/relationship: "Coach [Ed] Warinner recruited me for Kansas. He seems like a great guy and great person. He knows a lot about football, which is a plus."

Expected to redshirt?: "I'm pretty sure I'll redshirt this year. Todd [Reesing] will be a senior. Hopefully, I'll be able to compete for playing time next year. Getting a whole other year of eligibility would be a payoff in the end."

Why Kansas?: "Kansas has a family feel about it. There are a lot of advantages for Kansas. I wanted to get away a little bit for school, but not too far. The coaching staff is awesome, and they are good people."

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