SFA prepares for the Johnson-Ford Administration
SFA football returns to action Saturday for second scrimmage
'Jacks wrap up second week of practice with first spring scrimmage
Young group of receivers ready to make their mark
The 'Jacks averaged better than 120 yards per game on the ground in 2011.
2013 (Sophomore): Saw action in nine games ... Tallied 50 carries for 242 yards and a touchdown on the season ... Rushed 20 times for 94 yards and a touchdown against McMurry, including a season-long 34-yard scamper ... Rushed 10 times for 37 yards at Central Arkansas ... Racked up 40 yards on five carries against Nicholls State ... Caught three passes on the year for 62 yards, including a 50-yard reception at Central Arkansas.
2012 (Redshirt): Utilized his redshirt as a sophomore.
2011 (Freshman): Played in 11 games ... Carried the ball 65 for 356 yards and five touchdowns ... Rushed 11 times for 102 yards, and two touchdowns against McMurry ... Had a season-long rush of 47 yards against the War Hawks ... Also hauled in two passes for six yards versus McMurry ... Recorded a season-high 12 carries for 67 yards and a touchdowns against McNeese State.
High School: Stats: 513 carries for 4,968 yards and 64 touchdowns ... A two-star recruit according to Rivals.com ... Named District 18-3A Offensive MVP ... All-SETXsports.com MVP ... Received first-team all-state honors according to TheOldCoach.com ... A Smoaky.com All-East Texas first-team selection ... Accounted for 287 yards of total offense and 3 TDs in 2A state title game ... Nominated for the Willie Ray Smith Award.
Personal: Son of Freddie and Tracey Samuel ... Born on Oct. 24, 1991 in Jasper, Texas ... Majoring in kinesiology.Ford's Career Statistics