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NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Breeon Moreno, DB, Western Oregon University

Western Oregon defensive back Breeon Moreno is a good athlete and he makes plays in the secondary

Western Oregon defensive back Breeon Moreno is a good athlete and he makes plays in the secondary

NFL Draft Diamonds and our staff have been bringing our readers Prospect Interviews over the past 2 years and this year we mixed up the questions and added some fun questions for our readers. We have tons of NFL staff that read our interviews, and we actually received several of the questions from NFL scouts we speak too. This gives them a little bit more information regarding your character. We hope to bring you more than 300 interviews of NFL Draft Prospects this season. You will be able to track them all on the front page of our website in the banner.

What is your name? 

Breeon Moreno

What is your Height/Weight? 

5’9 / 186

What is your position? 

Defensive Back / Kick Returner

Where do you play college football? 

Western Oregon University

Football is about giving back, what is the coolest thing you have done off the field? 

Volunteering with kid camps and pretty much anything that involves kids. The look on their face is priceless.

What was the hardest college class you ever had to take?

World Civilization

Where are you from? 

Los Angeles, California

Who is your role model, and why? 

My grandfather, his work ethic day in and day out showed me what hard work really was and he never complained.

Did you play any other sports growing up? 

Basketball, Soccer, and Track

Did you play any other positions in football? 

Yes, Running Back

At your position, what separates you from others? 

Desire to get the ball and cause a turnover

When you are breaking down film, what do you look for?

Quarterbacks drop, how routes are being ran, and any tendencies.

Who was the toughest player you ever faced? 

Charone Peake (Clemson WR)

If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why? 

Tim Jennings, he’s a guy with a stature similar to mine, but he also plays bigger than he is and the ball hawking skills to guard even bigger receivers.

breeon 1What was the biggest obstacle in your life you had to overcome, and how did you overcome it?

Getting into trouble in the streets, it felt like an everyday thing where I come from, but school and sports allowed me to overcome and see the bigger picture which allowed me to be successful.

 Do you have any pre-game rituals? 

Sit and visualize making that big play my team needs for about 15 minutes.

As a small school football player what obstacles do you feel you have to overcome?

It’s always harder being a small school player because even when you produce and do good things it always gets overshadowed by the bigger FBS schools.

What is your biggest strength? 

Open field tackling and ability to redirect.

What is your biggest weakness? 

My height, but I think my leaping ability makes up for that.

If I were a GM and gave you a second to sell yourself, what would you say? 

I’m a hard working individual and I will do everything that I can to make you right about picking me up.

Who was your favorite player and/or NFL team growing up? 

Marshall Faulk and the St. Louis Rams

If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose? 

Kobe Bryant, Jay-z, Pete Carroll

With your first NFL paycheck what would you buy?

My Grandparents House

Rapid Answers:

  • Spongebob or Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles?
  • Backstreet Boys or One Direction?
  • Lifetime Channel or HGTV?
  • Waffles or Pancakes?
  • Snakes or Spiders?
  • Madden or Mario?

NFL Draft Diamonds was created to assist the underdogs playing the sport. We call them diamonds in the rough. My name is Damond Talbot, I have worked extremely hard to help hundreds of small school players over the past several years, and will continue my mission. We have several contributors on this site, and if they contribute their name and contact will be in the piece above. You can email me at nfldraftdiamonds@gmail.com

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