The Daily Iowan: If you could listen to one music artist for the rest of your life, who would you choose?Alaric Jackson: Drake. I was born in Canada
DI: What’s the best Halloween costume you’ve ever worn?
Jackson: I was a zombie in, like, the fifth grade. I had all the makeup done and the little things, the little guts out.
DI: If you could live in another country for a year, where would you choose?
Jackson: I’m going back home to Canada. No brainer.
DI: What was your favorite school lunch back in the day?
Jackson: Favorite school lunch would have to be would have to be chicken wings and Bosco sticks.
DI: What’s the hardest part about playing offensive line?
Jackson: Just the calls pretty much. You’re going against great guys every day pretty much.
DI: What’s the best part?
Jackson: Just having fun with my teammates pretty much. Going out there playing with those guys.
DI: What’s your favorite alternate uniform that you’ve worn?
Jackson: It would have to be Ohio State. We blew Ohio State out, we looked good, played good.
DI: Growing up in Canada, did you have a favorite NFL team?
Jackson: No, I wasn’t a big football fan. [I was] a basketball fan growing up.
DI: Raptors fan?
Jackson: No, Pistons fan actually. My dad’s from Detroit, so I just go back and forth from Canada to Detroit.
DI: What’s your most memorable game?
Jackson: Most memorable game here would have to be Ohio State. True freshman year starting, playing some key guys like Sam Hubbard and Nick Bosa. Tough task at hand; me and Wirfs handled it pretty well.
DI: What’s your favorite Netflix show?
Jackson: My favorite Netflix show would have to be Narcos.