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Burks Wants to Get Bigger

Charles Burks (Kevin Carden Photo)

Defensive lineman Charles Burks remains a happy-go-lucky guy despite not having luck entirely on his side.

Charles Burks can't wait for spring football to start next week. Except, well, he can. Because the defensive end still has 20 pounds to gain. Last week, USC doctors cleared Burks after having knee surgery in the fall. Since September, he's been doing a whole lot of watching and thinking and not as much 'doing.' Until now. Now, he's eating. And eating some more. And he's getting those around him...

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