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Casady's David English eager to start season with a win

Senior does not like log roll drill.
by Ed Godfrey Published: August 25, 2012

Davis English, senior wide receiver and linebacker, Casady

Q: What game do you look forward to the most on your schedule and why?

I think Holland Hall. It's week three for us. It's a huge game. It's the first game in conference play. It's really big for us to start out with a win there. It could really dictate how our season could go.

What has been your favorite moment thus far while playing high school football?

That's tough. There have been a lot of good ones. My favorite would have to be just how close I have gotten to be with the rest of my senior class because of football.

Who is your sports hero and why?

I am going to say Major Applewhite. I grew up watching Texas football, and he is the first player I ever watched. I know that is tough for Oklahomans to hear. I was born there (Texas). Both my parents and lot of my family are Texas alums.

What is the football drill that you hate the most and why?

Log roll drill because it makes you really dizzy. Three players get on all fours and coach will point to right or left, and then one player will jump over the other and roll. It's just a continuous cycle. It seems like it lasts forever, but it's a just a couple of minutes.

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by Ed Godfrey
Copy Editor, Outdoors Editor, Rodeo, River Sports Reporter
Ed Godfrey was born in Muskogee and raised in Stigler. He has worked at The Oklahoman for 25 years. During that time, he has worked a myriad of beats for The Oklahoman including both the federal and county courthouse in Oklahoma City for more...
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