Originally written on Fox Sports Southwest  |  Last updated 11/19/14
IRVING, Texas -- In a lot of ways, Gavin Escobar is your average NFL rookie. A 6-foot-6 tight end who was drafted in the second round by the Dallas Cowboys in April, this Orange County product has spent his first few weeks with America's Team doing one thing-adjusting. Whether it's been learning about the Dallas offense, getting to know his new teammates and coaches and acclimating himself to new surroundings, the 22-year-old pass catcher's first few weeks in Big D have been something of a whirlwind. But that's the case for any player transitioning to the NFL like this big tight end is currently doing after leaving San Diego State following his junior season. "I wasn't sure exactly what to expect. I knew the game speed was going to be a little faster. I knew the playbook was going to be a little bigger. That's kind of what I've noticed so far. It's definitely a transition. I definitely feel like a freshman again and a rookie obviously, but just getting better every day," Escobar s...
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