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A chip off the ol' block -- sort of

Karl Malone Jr. is making a name for himself on the football field

Originally Published: April 10, 2011
By Mitch Sherman | ESPN Recruiting

METAIRIE, La. -- Karl Malone Jr. and his dad, the former NBA superstar, communicate by hand signals when the younger Malone plays football.

The kid delivers a message with a quick flip of his arm. Dad just nods and flashes a knowing smile.

So what's the meaning?

"He's making breakfast," Malone Sr. said.

In other words, Malone Jr. is about to unload a pancake block.

Limited chances existed Sunday for the sophomore from Cedar Creek High School in Ruston, La., to floor ...

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