"As a quarterback, I think I can make all the plays. Our OL tries hard but they were not that good and I have to run around a lot and make plays. I love doing that but I also like sitting in the pocket and throwing the football."
Yes, Hinds is that super athlete with that rare combination of size, speed and arm strength. And some big-time colleges have taken notice. According to Hinds, Colorado has given him a verbal offer. For now, it sounds as if Mr. Hinds is open with the process.
"I am. I like Notre Dame, USC, UCLA, Oregon, Colorado and Nebraska. "I am looking at coaching staffs and I would like to play pretty soon and pretty early. But I will take my visits and see what is out there. I am anxious to see some campuses, the weather and just get a good feel for everyone."
This summer, Hinds would like to camp at UCLA, Notre Dame, USC and Oregon. In addition to running a 10.5 100 meters, he also long jumps 23' and high jumps 6'7".