James owns and operates a lawn care service in Texas. In high school he was on the basketball and track team. Friends claim that James eats more food for his midnight snack than most people eat in a day.
Favorite "Survivor": Brandon from Survivor-Africa and Team Guido from the Amazing Race
Quote: "I think that my lawn service experience will help me acclimate to the heat on the island better than the other castaways, and my athletic experience gives me confidence that I'll have the stamina to outlast anyone else. I'm here to show the world that people with my lifestyle can win."