CFTV Position Focus: Running backs

In today’s installment of CFTV’s Position Focus series, our Chris Williams and Austen Arnaud discuss one of the most competitive groups on Iowa State’s roster. The running backs.

What do the guys think about Shontrelle Johnson’s future?

Why is James White always overlooked?

How will Jeff Woody be used in 2012?

Find answers to these questions and more in today’s CFTV Position Focus video.

Chris Williams


Chris was hired as Cyclone Fanatic’s publisher in the fall of 2009. He is Iowa State football’s postgame show host on the Cyclone Radio Network and can be heard daily from 4-7 on Des Moines’ top-rated sports station, 1460 KXnO.

Williams, a 2007 graduate of Iowa State’s Greenlee School of Journalism, is the former publisher of the old ( He has also written for the Des Moines Register, the Ames Tribune, and is the former sports director at KMA Radio.

When Williams isn’t working, you can usually find him doing something outdoors with his wife Ashley, daughter Camryn, and Golden Retriever Dierks. He enjoys golfing, boating, country music, the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Braves and is passionate about any and all motor sports so finding Williams at a local dirt track is very common.