CFTV: Shane Burnham talks tackles, line play

Iowa State’s defensive tackles coach Shane Burnham met with members of the media after Iowa State’s Tuesday practice to discuss his group and the line for the 2012 season.

How have the Cyclones improved since 2009? Who is Burnham expecting big things from this fall?

Learn answers to these questions and more in this CFTV production.

Chris Williams


Chris was hired as Cyclone Fanatic’s publisher in the fall of 2009. He is Iowa State football's postgame show host on the Cyclone Radio Network and can be heard daily from 4-7 on Des Moines' top-rated sports station, 1460 KXnO. Williams, a 2007 graduate of Iowa State’s Greenlee School of Journalism, is the former publisher of the old ( He has also written for the Des Moines Register, the Ames Tribune, and is the former sports director at KMA Radio. When Williams isn’t working, you can usually find him doing something outdoors with his wife Ashley, daughter Camryn, and Golden Retriever Dierks. He enjoys golfing, boating, country music, the Minnesota Vikings, Atlanta Braves and is passionate about any and all motor sports so finding Williams at a local dirt track is very common.