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Reid Burton
Reid  Burton

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
East Lansing, Mich.

High School:
East Lansing

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 234

Position:
FB

Experience:
RS


Second-year walk-on adds depth at fullback.

2016 SEASON: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Sat out his entire senior year in 2015 after suffering a season-ending knee injury at the Sound Mind Sound Body Football Academy . . . played for Coach Bill Feraco at East Lansing (Michigan) High School . . . saw action at fullback, H-back and along the defensive line for the Trojans . . . rushed 44 times for 175 yards (4.0 avg.) and five touchdowns as a junior . . . caught three passes for 52 yards (17.3 avg.) in 2014 . . . recorded 34 tackles as a junior, with four resulting in losses including three sacks (13 yards) . . . posted a career-high seven tackles, including two for a losses, in the regular-season finale vs. Okemos . . . made six stops vs. Holt . . . carried 20 times for a season-best 90 yards and two scores vs. Lansing Eastern . . . ran nine times for 50 yards and two TDs vs. Jackson . . . started two games as a sophomore in 2013 . . . tallied a season-best five tackles vs. Okemos . . . also lettered in baseball as an outfielder . . . son of Ron and Andrea Burton . . . his father, Ron, is the defensive tackles coach for the Spartans . . . born April 11, 1998 . . . majoring in English.