Tulsa -- A returning letterwinner . . . 2007 -- Played in eight games . . . played in a reserve role on the offensive line, but saw most of his playing time on special teams . . . saw his first collegiate action vs. Oklahoma . . . 2006 -- Did not see action . . . made the switch to offensive tackle from tight end in the spring of 2006 . . . 2005 -- Was one of several freshmen to sit out the season due to red-shirt status . . . Overall -- A versatile player . . . will compete for a starting spot on the offensive line . . . has the ability to play all five of the line positions . . . will provide quality depth across the line . . . a very athletic player who has good feet . . . needs to continue to develop his lower body strength.
High School -- Was a four-year letterwinner at Wichita Collegiate High School . . . started at tight end and defensive end for three seasons . . . was the 12th best senior in the state of Kansas according to Rivals.com . . . helped lead his team to the District and Bi-District Championships as a senior . . . was an all-conference selection both his junior and senior seasons as a defensive end, and earned all-league honors as a junior tight end . . . also lettered three years in baseball and one year in basketball . . . high school coach was Mike Gehrer.
Personal -- Favorite movie is Robinhood Prince of Thieves . . . his favorite TV show is "Intervention" . . . lists Cancun, Mexico as the most memorable place he has visited . . . lists former San Francisco 49ers receiver Jerry Rice as his favorite NFL player . . . the Bible is his favorite book . . . a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes . . . biting his fingernails is his worst habit . . . was married in June 2006 . . . his wife's name is Kerrie . . . parents are David and Patty Wike . . . majoring in psychology.
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