Junior to Watch: Rodney Jones
School: South Plainfield, N.J.
Position: Wide receiver
Size and speed: Rodney is 6-foot, 185 pounds and runs a 4.45-second 40-yard dash.
Statistics: Last season he had 21 receptions for 412 yards with four touchdowns.
Favorite Schools: Iowa and Rutgers are his two favorites at this time. He has also heard from Purdue, Virginia, West Virginia, Boston College, Notre Dame and Connecticut.
Skinny: Rodney is looking to have a great senior season and open the eyes of college recruiters. He is very fast and goes up after the ball very well. He is a receiver with the ability to separate from defenders and that is very important to college recruiters.
"I want to have a great senior season. I'm working hard in the off-season getting ready."
Rodney attended the Rutgers Junior Day and was very impressed.
"I was really surprised. I had been thinking about going out of state to play, but after seeing Rutgers, things are changing. I hope that they stay interested in me."