|Getting To Know Ismail Simpson
At Stanford: Played in 44 of 45 possible games (31 starts) during his career with only a game at Washington (11/11/06) blemishing the streak ... Started 31 straight games on the offense line.
The 2006 Season: Game-By-Game Statistics
The 2005 Season: Played in all 11 games at offensive guard with his final four appearances as a starter (three at right guard and one at left guard).
The 2004 Season: Started all 11 games at left guard for the second straight campaign.
The 2003 Season: Started all 11 games at left guard ... One of only two players to start every game of the year on the offensive line.
The 2002 Season: Did not play in 2002 as a true freshman offensive guard.
In High School: Talented offensive lineman who came to Stanford as one of the best prep players in the nation in 2001 ... Earned All-Midlands recognition from PrepStar and SuperPrep ... Lawton Constitution All-Area, Class 6A-1 All-District, Daily Oklahoman Second-Team All-State and Class 6A All-State ... Sooners Illustrated ranked him the No. 7 recruit in the state ... Listed as one of the Top 10 players in the state by swfab50recruiting.com.
Personal Information: Communication major ... Member of the National Honor Society.
Getting To Know Ismail Simpson
|I would describe myself as a person as:||Relaxed|
|What people don't know about me is:||I spent three years in Europe|
|The reason I love football is:||It has taken me places that I never would have dreamed of going ... like Stanford|
|My favorite pre-game ritual is:||To write L-Town Style on my left wrist|
|My favorite stadium in which to play is:||Stanford Stadium|
|A friend from another college football team is:||Larry Birdine (Oklahoma), Nick Cole (New Mexico State)|
|The reason I chose Stanford University is:||To win a lot of football games and meet a lot of interesting people|
|Since coming to Stanford, I have learned:||There are all kinds of different people in the world|
|The best thing about Stanford is:||The weather and the people|
|The people I admire most are:||My parents|
|Least Favorite Food:||Onions|
|If I had to cook all of my meals, I'd probably survive on:||Hot dogs|
|Favorite Movie:||Anything where stuff gets blown up|
|Favorite Actor:||Samuel Jackson|
|If a movie were made of my life, I would have the following actor play me:||I would play myself and get paid|
|My ultimate SportsCenter highlight would be:||Scoring a touchdown and celebrating by taking off a piece of my equipment and throwing it|
|After my Stanford career, I'd like to be remembered as:||A great person who was liked by everyone|
|The best advice I ever received was:||It's not about who you know, its about who knows you|
|The person who had the greatest influence on my life:||My brothers Ibrabim and Ilias|
|The place I'd most like to visit:||Anywhere with beaches and women|
|The favorite place I've visited:||The place with the beach and the women|
|Ten years from now, I'd like to be:||Playing in the NFL|
|My advice to youngsters:||The man who worked his hardest never regretted it|
|If I won $1 million, I would:||Spend it and live the good life|
|The one thing about college football I would change:||I would pay the players - I need cash|
Last Updated: January 10, 2007