Originally posted on Redskins Blog  |  Last updated 12/20/11
By now, many of you are familiar with Redskins nose tackle Chris Neild, and the nickname “Truck” that he acquired in the fifth grade. Perhaps not surprisingly, trucks were a favorite toy of Neild’s growing up.  Each Christmas he would thunder downstairs to find a new Hess truck under the tree.  His sister even called him “Hess” from time to time, a nickname that was overheard by the fine folks at Hess Express, makers of the iconic toys. Understanding his affinity for trucks, Hess sent him two wrapped versions of the 2011 Hess Toy Truck and Race Car, which led to this: Thanks to @HessExpress, and since it is the season of giving, I will be giving away the 2011 Hess Toy Truck and Race Car……— Chris Neild (@TruckNeild) December 19, 2011 To the first person on Twitter that can answer… What team did I get my first sack against in college?— Chris Neild (@TruckNeild) December 19, 2011 And year!— Chris Neild (@TruckNeild) December 19, 2011 The correct answer was, of course, Ben Mauk of the Ci
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