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    10 Questions with Joe Kleinsmith

    Go Hoosiers! Joe Kleinsmith has looked impressive at safety during training camp.
    Go Hoosiers!
    Joe Kleinsmith has looked impressive at safety during training camp.
    Go Hoosiers!

    Aug. 15, 2007

    Throughout the 2007 Training Camp, IUHOOSIERS.com will sit down and get to know some of the Hoosier football players a little better. After talking with sophomore wide receiver Andrew Means, junior defensive back Joe Kleinsmith is up next.

    If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would it be?
    "I would have to say somewhere in Europe...probably Italy. I've always wanted to go to Venice."

    What is something about you that would surprise most people?
    "I can sing pretty well when we are just messing around."

    What class are you looking forward to most this semester?
    "Intro to the New Testament. That's a big one on my list."

    Which teammate has the best sense of humor?
    "Chris Phillips by far. He is always talking, regardless of what he is doing on the field. He's always having a good time."

    If you weren't playing football, what sport would you be playing?
    "Probably basketball. I would probably be a normal college student for once."

    What game are you looking forward to most this season?
    "Definitely Purdue. They are our rival and they got us last year and kept us from a bowl game."

    Who has been the biggest influence in your life?
    "My dad because he supports me. Whether I am injured or struggling he is always there to support me."

    What is your favorite place on campus to go to relax?
    "My apartment."

    What is your favorite food?
    "Asuka, the Japanese restaurant in town."

    Do you have any pregame superstitions?
    "No, not really. I just do whatever I need to do to get in the right mindset for the game."

     

     


       

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