24 seconds with Chris Wilson

BOB MACKIN -- 24 Hours Vancouver

, Last Updated: 8:34 AM ET

Lions' rookie defensive end Chris Wilson was made in Flint, Mich., where a lot of GM vehicles were made. Wilson made his first touchdown since Grade 10 on a 61-yard fumble recovery last week in Calgary.

24: How do you approach winless Hamilton?

#99 Chris Wilson: "I'm happy to play every game, I'm trying to prove something every week.

24: What keeps you busy away from football?

#99: "I play video games - John Madden's Football is out now. I try to rest my body, the season takes its toll on you. I got on some jet skis at Cultus Lake. I've been to Grouse Mountain. I'm in a new city so I like to get out and see what's here so I can take the memories back with me."

24: Have you found a favourite restaurant?

#99: "I don't go a week without going to Red Robin. That Red Robin burger, the all you can eat fries, you've gotta love that."

24: But it doesn't match mom's home cooking.

#99: "My mom makes macaroni and cheese, nice dressing and sweet potatoes. She can cook it all, deep-fried turkey and everything."

24: What other sport do you enjoy watching?

#99 "I'm a big boxing fan, all the way from (Muhammad) Ali to now. My friend, (middleweight bronze medalist) Andre Dirrell was in the 2004 Olympics. I'm really close to his family."

24: What sports star, living or dead, would you want to meet?

#99: "(The late) Reggie White.


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