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Kawaan Short thinks he may try karaoke. As long as he was in front of only strangers.

Boiler Bits: Kawaan Short

Defensive tackle Kawaan Short answers the random questions.

When was the last time you pulled an all-nighter? I don't think I have. I've got to get my rest in.

What word makes you cringe? Wow, that's a pretty good question. (pauses) I don't know. I don't think I have one.

What happens when you die? These are pretty hard questions. I guess your body rottens.

Are you a religious guy? Do you believe heaven, hell? Yeah, I believe in heaven.

What's in your closet? Shoes all over the place. Clothes just thrown in there. Hangers with no clothes on them.

So you need to do laundry. Pretty much. (laughs)

What's the most important feature on a car? I guess the miles and the body.

What do you have? I have a Yukon. Pretty big guy for a pretty big truck.

What's been the weirdest fan request? Facebook. A lady, I don't who she was. It was like 1 a.m. in the morning. She's like, 'Hey, I see you're online. I'm one of your biggest fans. Can I come visit you?' I'm like, 'Yeah, uh, when?' She's like, 'Now.' This was right before camp, like a week before. I was like, 'No, we start camp tomorrow.' She's like, 'That's bull. Because camp starts on the fifth and today is the second.' I was like wow. I just got offline. Pretty scary.

Do you karaoke? No.

You never have or you just don't? I never have. Singing, yeah, just around, but not on a mike or nothing. If I had the chance, I probably would. But it's probably got to be someplace that nobody knows me. Just hop on a stage in front of a crowd full of random people, I'd probably do it.