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Boiler Bits: Kawaan Short

Defensive tackle Kawaan Short took some time after a recent practice to answer some random questions.

If you could have a super power, what would it be? I'd like to be faster.

What was your favorite toy as a kid? That's a hard question. I really didn't have one.

Really? You didn't have like action figures or cars? Nah. I was young and bad, so I was beating up my brothers. You could say they were my toys.

Is there a TV show you can't miss? Probably Jamie Foxx.

Would you like to be in a reality TV show? Do you have the personality for that? Nah. I'm not outgoing. I'm more laid-back. You wouldn't probably like the show.

Are you saying you're a boring guy? Yeah.

What's your motivation in life? My family and the people that passed in my life have motivated me to become more successful. Two of my aunties have been through breast cancer. So that's motivation not to see my family struggle. When I make it, I'll take care of that.

How big is your immediate family? Six of us, two girls, four boys. I'm the second-to-youngest.

You're on a road trip and stop to get gas. What snacks do you buy? Sunflower seeds and a Vault.