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What is your name?
What is your Height/Weight?
What is your position?
Defensive End/outside Linebacker
Where do you play college football?
How many teams were recruiting you out of high school?
How did you choose your school?
Great Coaching stuff and really bonded with the players there
Where are you from?
Upper Marlboro Maryland
Who is your role model, and why?
My Mother watching her work two jobs and still find time to go to school while taking care of me and my little brother. She taught me work ethic and the never quit attitude
Have any scouts met with you yet, and if so what are they saying?
Did you play any other sports growing up?
I was ranked 10th in the state at one time in wresting and I also ran the 200meter throughout high school
Did you play any other positions in football?
DE, LB, DT
At your position, what separates you from others?
My desire to get to the ball, my relentlessness, quick get off , and my hands are always active
I look at the opponents stances, splits, formation,and personnel to get any tips that can help me. And to be more prepared I envision a defensive call and see my self executing my job against the opponent that is on the film to better prepare myself for the game
Who was the toughest player you ever faced?
Taylor Heinicke from ODU
If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?
Elvis Dumervil. Because of my range , Flexibility, long arms, and Get off
What was the biggest obstacle in your life you had to overcome, and how did you overcome it?
My auntie death in 2008. I was able to overcome it through my Faith and Family
Do you have any pre-game rituals?
I have my back cracked and meditate a few minutes before stepping out onto the field
What is your biggest strength?
Speed, quickness, active hands, hustle to the ball
What is your biggest weakness?
Weight depending on position
If I were a GM and gave you a second to sell yourself, what would you say?
I’m a Team-First player who will be involved in the community and will give it all that I have to help the team Win every week while representing the organization and NFL at the highest level
Who was your favorite player and NFL team growing up?
Derrick Brooks. Tampa Bay Buccaneers
If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?
My grandmother, Derrick Thomas , and Michael Jackson