Jayson Bird, a 5-11, 220-pound running back/linebacker from the small Idaho town of Shelley, reportedly ran the fastest timed sprint yesterday with a 4.44 forty. That's impressive when you consider there are close to 700 football campers this week at BYU."/>

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BYU Camp: Bird and others hoping for BYU offers

BYU Camp: Bird and others hoping for BYU offers

This is one "birdman" who can fly with his feet firmly planted on the ground. <b>Jayson Bird</b>, a 5-11, 220-pound running back/linebacker from the small Idaho town of Shelley, reportedly ran the fastest timed sprint yesterday with a 4.44 forty. That's impressive when you consider there are close to 700 football campers this week at BYU.

Being a big athlete from a small town has its disadvantages in getting noticed by major college football programs, but Bird has done everything right to establish himself as a camp standout in Provo this week. He said he has already been offered by Boise State and is also being courted by BYU and Utah State. "I'm really open as to where I decide to play right now. I want...

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