Matt Kartozian-US PRESSWIRE - Presswire
Get to know one of ASU's breakout defensive stars and his low key down to earth lifestyle
Sophomore Devilbacker Carl Bradford may be soft spoken, yet is making a name for himself on the gridiron.
Off the field, Bradford is down to earth, modest and truly a quality human being. Therefore, House of Sparky wanted to give all the ASU fans a chance to get to know Bradford.
What is your favorite uniform combination?
"I don't think we've done it yet, but I think I like the black helmet, black jersey, and white pants."
If you could be any super hero who would you be and why?
"Incredible Hulk. He's indestructible and can do anything he wants."
Why do you wear jersey number 52?
"To resemble my favorite linebackers like, Ray Lewis, Patrick Willis and Clay Matthews."
Do you have a sack dance, if so how did you come up with it?
"I actually have sack dances. So, every time I get a sack I try to come up with a different way to celebrate it."
What is your favorite local restaurant, what do you order?
"I like the new spot that just opened, Raising Canes. Chicken fingers, OH MAN! That's amazing even though it's fattening."
Who was your idol growing up and how have they helped you?
"I think like every young linebacker is Ray Lewis, he is just great overall player, gives great effort, and a great motivational speaker."
What are some of your hobbies besides football?
"I like video games of course (All the 2K, Madden, sports games), I like just hanging out, I like car shows."
What kind of music do you listen to?
"Hip hop R&B, rap, stuff like that."
When was your first kiss?
"Dang, I would say like elementary school, so I don't know how old I was."
Who do you think is the prettiest girl in the world?
Bradford chuckles. "Prettiest girl in the world, I would have to say that's a hard choice...Beyonce."
What's one embarrassing thing about yourself that people probably do not know?
"Well okay, me and my roommates will just say 'Do your ugliest face you can do', and we'll do it."
If you could own any car what would it be?
Bradford whistles. "I'm an old school guy so I would want a '69 Camaro."
How would you compare California loving to Arizona?
"Man, there is no place like California! But Arizona is up there, I mean I love the Cali weather and everything. I think they are pretty close but I love the beaches and all that."
What professional sport teams do you root for?
"I like the New Orleans Saints and Los Angeles Lakers."
Lastly, what was the main reason why you decided to attend ASU?
"It was close to my home and I had a few guys that played here as well so I fit in. I just loved the school in general."