2001 (Junior) - Saw action in eight games on the offensive line with two starts at right tackle against Kansas (10/27) and at Iowa State (11/3)... One of four players to start at right tackle on the season... Blocked for a running game that broke a nearly 50-year-old school record for rushing yards per game with a 257.7 average... The team's per-game rushing average was 30 yards better than the school-record average of 227.4 set in 1953... The offense ranked fourth nationally both in rushing offense and rushing touchdowns (34)... Helped RB Josh Scobey become K-State's all-time single-season leader in rushing yards with 1,263 and career rushing touchdown leader with 31.
Trinity Valley CC - Ranked among top 100 junior-college prospects in nation by SuperPrep magazine... All-Southwest JC Football Conference pick for Cardinals... Started for two seasons... Junior college coach was Chuck Langston.
Teague HS - First team Texas All-State selection... Defensive team MVP... Lettered and started for three seasons at Teague... High school coach was Kevin Hayes.
Personal - Born Feb. 24, 1981 in Teague, Texas... Parents are Glen and Earnestine Burks... Has an older sister... Hobbies are basketball, hunting and fishing... First name pronounced "DRAY-linn."
Bowl Performances - Started at left tackle vs. Syracuse in the 2001 Insight.com Bowl.