Off The Field With Ricky Otis

Ricky Otis

Favorite Musician: Zac Brown Band

Favorite Book: The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

Favorite Actor: Brad Pitt

Favorite Movie: Saving Private Ryan

Favorite TV Show: Man v. Food

Favorite Magazine: ESPN

Favorite Sport other than Football: Baseball

Favorite Sports Figure: Pete Rose

Favorite Spot on Campus: Fitton Field

Favorite Way to Relax: Sit in a lawn chair on a sunny day listening to country music.

Favorite Class at Holy Cross: Economics of Sports

Before I Came to Holy Cross, I'd Never Heard of: Clam Chowder

Favorite Road Trip: Georgetown

Favorite Things to do on Bus Trips: Sleep and Listen to Music

One Word to Describe Coach Gilmore: Persistent

One Team I would Like to Add to the Schedule: Dayton

Nobody Knows How Much I Like: Taylor Swift

Title of My Autobiography: The Result of Hardworking Persevering Parents

Craziest Ambition: Travel the World

Dream Job: NFL Linebacker

Favorite Web Site: www.barstoolsports.com

Most Influential People in My Life: My Parents

Best Word to Describe Me: Ambitious

Favorite Quote: "The past is for reference; the future for dreamers. The present moment is where you create success: make it a masterpiece." — John Wooden

One Person from History I Would Like to Have Dinner with: George Washington

Most Famous Person I've Met: Jim Tressel

This story originally appeared in the November 12 edition of the Holy Cross Game Day Program, for the contest between the Crusaders and Lafayette. To order a copy of the program, click here.