Weight: 225 pounds
40-yard dash: 4.5 seconds
Bio Notes: Cushing was named all-county, all-North Jersey and all-state as a junior.
One of the elite players of New Jersey and one of the best in the Northeast for the 2005 class, Cushing has size and speed. Recorded 120 tackles 9.5 sacks and 7 interceptions in a rover position on defense, plus 13 receptions for 456 yards and 7 touchdowns on offense. First Team All-State as a junior and Bergen County Defensive Player of the Year. Said to be the next Rich Scanlon.
"I have good speed and footwork. I tackle good and have a nose for the ball. I want to get stronger and get to the point where I'm physically the best and be in better shape and have better stamina."
BPs 320/SQs 380/VJ 36
top schools right now are Stanford, BC, Miami, tOSU, USC and VA Tech
Originally he wanted to go to scUM but they apparantly have turned him off because they offered another NJ LB instead of him.
He will visit tOSU this summer.