New Faces In The Crowd - Esteban Santiago

DENTON, Texas (8/23/07) Standing 6-5, weighing 302 pounds, Esteban Santiago can be an imposing figure for opposing defensive linemen. Santiago recently sat down with to help us learn more about the redshirt freshman from El Paso.



Fr., RS

OL, 6-5, 302 lbs.

El Paso, TX (Coronado HS) What is the one thing that has you excited about the upcoming season?

Esteban Santiago: I can’t wait to show everyone how hard we worked during the off-season and fall camp for this upcoming year.


MGN: What other colleges recruited you?
New Mexico State, Missouri, UTEP


MGN: Who is your favorite sports team?
Dallas Cowboys


MGN: What is your favorite TV show?
That 70’s Show


MGN: What is your favorite musician/musical group?
Lil’ Wayne


MGN: If you could be any superhero, who would you be? Why?
I’d have to say superman because he can fly.


MGN: When you’re not at practice or in meetings, what do you enjoy doing in your free time?

ES: I love to play FIFA 2007


MGN: What is your favorite pre-game meal?

ES: Lasagna


MGN: Do you have any pre-game rituals?

ES: I always have to shower before a game.


MGN: Who is your greatest role model?

ES: My father




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