August 4, 2008
Askew or Bettis? Teammates can't decide
CHESAPEAKE, Va.--When Rivals 4-star inside linebacker Jerod Askew was a youngster playing football on the nearby South Norfolk sandlots with older guys like Greg Boone and Brian Whitmore, his nickname was "Jerome Bettis."
"That's because some of the older guys over there thought I banged into them like Bettis," the good-natured 2009 prospect said last Thursday at noon.
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