Photo: Kyndel McKnight

Posted On: 10/14/20 10:51 AM

If you're looking for a confident, super athletic QB with a high football IQ, then look no further than North Chicago's new QB1, who goes by the name of Kyndel McKnight.

After transferring from Zion-Benton this past summer, the 6'1" dual-threat is ready to put the state on notice and prove to everyone that he belongs in the conversation with the best QBs in the C/O '21.

During our Q&A session, Kyndel spoke to me about what drives him to be the best player he can be, the goals he’s set for his senior year, how he's going to benefit from running the triple-option this season, and much more...


When did you first start playing football?

I first started playing for the Junior Bulldogs when I was about 7 or 8. I played pretty much all the skilled positions, but my first true position was QB.


Describe Kyndel McKnight the football player?

I have a very high football IQ. I feel I’m always in control when I’m on the field and in the huddle. I always try and execute whatever game plan the coach has put in place. I make plays when I need to make plays and

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