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For instance, the 6-foot-3-inch, 308-pound lineman can do a reverse-360-degree slam dunk… on a mini-basketball hoop.
I know. I’ve seen it.
We asked Kilgore about his basketball prowess to help you get to know more about the man leading the San Francisco 49ers competition to start at center.
How does your athleticism help you?
Who’s the worst on the team at mini-basketball?
Which of your many nicknames do you prefer?
I don’t know if I have a favorite. I just put up with the nicknames they give me. There’s “Gumby,” “Silver Fox,” “Danny Ray.” A lot of people just make fun of my accent, being from the south.. They come up with something new every day and it’s always fun to hear what they call me. I like “Gumby” the best – it shows off my athletic ability. “Silver Fox” is because I have grey hair.
Going forward, we are going to ask the 49ers Faithful to take part in the interview process. Each week, we’ll announce our 1-on-1 guest on @49ers and allow the fans to tweet questions. Make sure to follow – maybe one of your questions will be answered.