Tight end Brock Wright

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Measurables: 6-5, 249.

School: Cypress (Texas) Cy-Fair.

Rivals ranking: Four stars, No. 1 tight end.

247Sports ranking: Four stars, No. 6 tight end.

Notable numbers: Wright caught 30 passes for 492 yards and four touchdowns. He helped block for an offense that rushed 401 times for 2,220 yards.

First scholarship offer: Rice.

Moment I knew I wanted to be Irish: “When I first visited with my dad. Right when we were getting on campus, and I got a chance to see the dome, that was kind of when I figured it out. I never felt like that at any other place. I felt like a kid in a candy shop.”

One word to describe Brian Kelly: "Passionate."

The one thing I won’t miss about the recruiting process: “Probably talking to reporters.”

Best player I’ve played against: Florida State DE commit Joshua Kaindoh.

Most embarrassing song on my playlist: “His Cheeseburger” by VeggieTales.

How many times have you watched Rudy? “Probably in the 20s.”

Latest Netflix binge: “Stranger Things.”

Dream job (other than the NFL): “I want to open up an outdoors Christian camp for kids. Kind of like a Young Life camp.”

Expectations for my freshman season: “I expect it to be really hard but a lot of fun at the same time.”

Favorite football accomplishment: “Being able to play in the playoffs with my brother (Brady) my freshman year.”

Should football have an early signing period? “Yes, if it doesn’t change much. I don’t really feel like anything is wrong with the system right now. I was committed forever, so I would have signed early if I could have just to end everything.”

Under Armour, Nike or Adidas: Under Armour.

Sports idol: Rob Gronkowski.

Preferred social media: Twitter.

Favorite musician/band: Red Hot Chili Peppers.

Celebrity crush: Taylor Swift.

Most used emoji: 

Mannequin Challenge or Running Man Challenge: Running Man Challenge.

Senior highlights:

Early-enrolled Notre Dame tight end Brock Wright. (Photo courtesy of Intersport)