Daniel Calvin is from California, and growing up in Bakersfield he naturally always wanted to play football at USC.
So this weekend’s trip out to Los Angeles will hold special meaning for the Kansas State senior defensive lineman. He’s going back to his home state to play in a stadium he always wanted to play in (the Rose Bowl) and face off against a team he always wanted to play (UCLA).
Sure, he won’t be wearing the loud colors he envisioned himself wearing as a youngster, but he’s thrilled at how everything turned out. Even though he’s dreamed about USC since childhood, he’s thought very highly of K-State since high school. (more…)