Jefferson, Jefferson, Jefferson
The most obvious reason is he's 5-foot-8.
So I start thinking back and remember that Arkansas once had a 5-5 wide receiver in J.J. Meadors from Ruston.
So I get on the SEC teleconference and ask Arkansas coach Houston Nutt about his philosophy of recruiting running backs and what place height plays in the recruitment process.
Well, Nutt wasn't at Arkansas when Meadors played, but it wasn't a big deal because he told the story of being at Oklahoma State when another small running back, Barry Sanders, changed his mind about small running backs.
The story runs tomorrow. But let me just tell you, if you're a small running back you better be off the charts in vision, speed and toughness, if you want to play at the next level.