Running back again for the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers during his junior and final years of college. He received all-state honors like a older at Pearl River SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL where he was a three-time all metro honoree by the brand new Orleans Times-Picayune, and a three-time all-district selection aswell. He initially performed his university ball at Mississippi Gulf Coastline Junior University where he rated 12th like a sophomore and 8th like a freshman in the country for rushing back yards. He’s the boy of Louis and Candatha Burnett. He was raised in Pearl River, Louisiana. He and Eric Decker both performed their university ball at Minnesota.