August 14, 2007

Up close with freshman OL Jaivorio Burkes

Over the course of fall camp, will go up close with each of the newcomers in Nebraska's class of 2007.

Today we caught up with former four-star and Rivals20 offensive lineman Jaivorio Burkes and got his early perspectives and thoughts about life in Lincoln. Read what he had to say about what he's learned so far through fall camp, what he feels like he's done well at, and how he's adjusting to the next level here.

Aside from the coaches, what have some of the other older offensive linemen taught you since you've been on campus?

"They're teaching me, like the little - the heads up stuff you can use on the line that will help you out a lot. It's a lot of stuff here that we never did in high school."

You wear a pretty big sized shoe, have you always had big feet?

"I've always had big feet, all my life. I wear size 18. You can't go to stores to buy shoes. You have to order them."

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