Tight end Brock Wright
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.