“Right now there’s nothing going on but football. I’m trying to survive because not having any OTAs and going straight to football camp is very rough. I had a rough day yesterday as far as getting my legs up under me, but today felt a lot better.
“I’ve definitely gained muscle this offseason. Got in the bod pod today – measures your body fat, the muscle in your body, all that crazy stuff. There are definitely improvements. When I came in my rookie year, I was about 239, but I slimmed down because I didn’t really have to lift as much as I did coming here. But I got a lot of good lifting in this offseason. Trying to be as strong as I can because all it does is help me at the line of scrimmage.
“As long as it’s muscle I’m putting on and as long as I keep at the exercises – stretching and lifting that I’ve been doing to keep those quick twitch muscles going – it won’t slow me down. Of course I don’t want to be over 240, though.
“Other than that, I love the new guys. Love the new squad. Every year, since Schwartz got here, I’ve loved the guys on the team. We’ve got a bunch of hard workers; great character guys. My receiver group – fantastic receiver group. Always have a good time. Sometimes we get in trouble for having too much of a good time. But you’ve got to have fun.”
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