Ricky Dixon attends scout.com combine

Ricky Dixon (WR, Reserve, LA) - Ryan Perrilloux's top target last season will be looked upon for an even bigger role for East St. John's club next year. It will be hard to match the nearly 1,300 receiving and 450 rushing yards that Ricky amassed last year, but Dixon says he is up to the task.Ricky attended the scout.com combine that was held at Tulane. We were able to get up with him after the combine was completed.

The following information was revealed during our interview with Ricky Dixon:

What did they measure and weight you in at today's combine? "6' 1 1/2", 201."

What did you run the 40 in? "A 4.9, but I am normally in the 4.5 range. My ankle was a little tender today."

Which position are you being recruited for the next level? "Wide receiver."

What are your strengths at wide receiver? "My hands and routes."

What most do you need to work on? "Getting faster."

How do you feel like you competed today? "Pretty good. I could have done better, but pretty good."

Was this your first combine to attend? "I went to the Nike Camp in Atlanta last Sunday."

Where do you go next? "Probably LSU."

How long have you been starting for East St. John? "Last year was my first year."

And your stats? "I had 66 catches for over 1,300 yards and 19 TD's. I also had 450 rushing yards."

Any awards? "I was named 2nd Team All-State, Best WR at East St. John, All-Parish, and All-Metro."

Which colleges have offered you a scholarship? "LSU, MSU, UCLA, FSU, Clemson, Arkansas, Oklahoma, kansas State, and there are a couple more of them."

Which schools are now at the top of your list? "Florida, UCLA, LSU, and FSU."

What stands out about each school? "All of them schools have shown me the most interest."

What will be the factors for you when it comes decision time? "How quick I will play, their facilities and coaches, and their team chemistry. That is about it."

What is your current academic status? "I have a 2.0 GPA and I take the ACT for the first time in June.

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