NFL Draft Diamonds has teamed up with Joseph Muia a very solid up and coming scout, to put together a series for our readers called Get to Know. What this series will do is allow you to be a featured on our site, whether you are a freshman or a senior in college. This is a series to help get players at any school gain exposure. We always strive to assist players that have the passion to make it to the next level. So we hope you enjoy our series called GET TO KNOW. Today’s Get to know series will focus on Cole McDaniel the soft handed wide out from Wayne State, and we feel at NFL Draft Diamonds, you will want to know all about him.
AKA: Hollywood Cole
Grade You Started Football: 4th grade
High School: Tracy High School, Tracy CA
College: Wayne State College
Jersey Number: 19
Best On-Field Performance: 7 catches, 145 yds, 1 TD
Football Mentor/Inspiration: My family, my mom, dad, and sister Camille. They all keep me encouraged and inspire me to keep pushing myself to be great
Favorite Slogan: “But I focus on one thing, forgetting the past, and looking forward to what lies ahead.” Philippians 3:13
Proudest Football Moment/Memory: Starting the first game of the season my freshman year. It was a big game so I was both excited and anxious about starting, but it went well
Funniest Football Memory: We accidentally left one of my teammates at the team hotel when we left for the stadium
Favorite Song/Singer: Lecrae
Favorite Food: Soul food
Football Philosophy: Keep a level head regardless of how good or bad things go
Game Superstitions: I’m not the superstitious type, I read my bible and say a prayer as I’m getting dressed, that’s about it.
Goals/Aspirations for 2014-2015: My goals are very high, this is my last opportunity in college to show scouts what I can do. I’m shooting for All-American, All-conference, and to make a run at the National Championship, we definitely have the guys to do it
Career Goals: NFL, no doubt
Favorite Football Team: Raiders..we’re hurting right now
Player You Model Your Game After: Probably a mix of Calvin Johnson and Anquan Boldin. I like how they both use their size and Anquan is very physical while he’s on the field
Who Will Win The Super Bowl: As much as I’d like to say the Raiders, realistically it’ll probably be San Francisco or Seattle
Favorite Down Time: I just like to unwind when I can, I read a little bit, play my bass guitar, or just watch some movies
What Would You Want College Football Fans To Know About You: I give all glory to God for what has been done in my life, hopefully next May we’ll hear my name called on draft day
Make sure you follow Joey on Twitter @Joey435686 and if you want to be considered for our Get To Know series, contact us and lets get you a little more exposure.