Cyclone Sports Report: What do you like most about Coach Rhoads?
Sam Richardson: I like how he really gets along with all of his players. He’s just a real good person who really wants to win at Iowa State and I want to help him do that in the future.
Cyclone Sports Report: Why did you ultimately sign with Iowa State?
Sam Richardson: Their offense jumped out at me because we pretty much ran the same thing with my high school team. I have had success running that style offense so I hope do the same thing with Iowa State.
Cyclone Sports Report: Who is the NFL player that you are most compared to or that you look up to the most?
Sam Richardson: A lot of people around here like to compare me to Tom Brady.
Cyclone Sports Report: How did your season end up?
Sam Richardson: We had an undefeated regular season and ended up overall at 11-1 as we lost in the second round of the playoffs.
Cyclone Sports Report: Which is the Big 12 team that you are most looking forward to playing against during your Iowa State career?
Sam Richardson: Definitely Texas because I have a few former teammates that play for them now.
BONUS QUESTION-Cyclone Sports Report: Have you met or talked with the other Sam Richardson?:
Sam Richardson: No, I haven’t but I can’t wait to get up there and meet him. I sure there will be a lot of good jokes about it once I get up there to Iowa State.