J.K. Dobbins Wanted By Many

The class of 2017 is full of explosive play-makers on the offensive side of the ball. J.K. Dobbins checks in at 5-foot-9, 185-pounds from La Grange (Texas) He is one of the most heavily recruited players from the state of Texas regardless of position.

Dobbins holds offers from Arizona State, California, Duke, Houston, Oklahoma, SMU, TCU and Texas A&M to name a few.

”I think the Texas program has a lot of tradition and I think Charlie Strong is going to bring that winning tradition back and I also think that Texas is going to have a better year than what they had last year,” J.K. Dobbins said.

Scout.com Take

Bit of a different breed from a speed and agility perspective. He's one of those guys who seems almost impossible to bring down as he ducks and dodges tackles. At times, he makes defenders look silly as they end up just grasping at the air where Dobbins used to be. Versatile in the fact that you can line him up in the backfield or split him out wide. Also has the speed to get t the edge on sweep plays. Also a dangerous threat as a return weapon. –GP

”I am a very smart runner that can explode out of my cuts, and I can get back up to top speed very quickly,” Dobbins said.

Dobbins has enjoyed the recruiting process. He has yet to schedule any visits for the summer months.

”I think the recruiting process is fun, it’s very exciting,” Dobbins said. “I still don’t know what visits and summer camps I will like to attend.”

Bio Blast

2014: Dobbins had a monster sophomore year, rushing for 2,230 yards and 37 touchdowns while catching nine passes for 161 yards and two scores.

2013: Dobbins' debut as a freshman saw him finish the season with 244 rushing yards and two touchdowns on only ten carries. He caught 18 passes for 405 yards and four touchdowns while also returning a kickoff for a score.


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