NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Daryl Virgies, RB, Virginia University of Lynchburg
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What is your name?
What is your Height/Weight?
6’0, 211 pounds
What is your position?
Where do you play college football?
I attend Virginia University of Lynchburg
Football is about giving back, what is the coolest thing you have done off the field?
The coolest thing I have done off the the field was volunteer at a summer camp for children of ages 7-16, I helped out with them learning football and how to be a leader on and off the field.
What was the hardest college class you ever had to take?
Computer web tech design
Where are you from?
Trenton, New Jersey
Who is your role model, and why?
My role model was my Father because I never knew my father really until 2009 and when I got to know him, he was so cool and was always on top of me because he didn’t want me to repeat his steps. He told me his life story and we both lived the same lifestyle such as very popular kids. We we’re both very athletic and well known but my Father past away in 2013 and when that happened it hurt me because he told me he wanted to see me to make it because he never got the chance.
Did you play any other sports growing up?
My first sport was smimming, football, basketball and then it became track and field.
At your position, what separates you from others?
Im very patient and I have really good vision. I can run routes like a WR(Wideout) and I can catch in traffic and in any siuation.
If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?
The size/height/speed I have is very hard to find in a athlete and a RB(Runningback) who can be as versatile as Adrian Peterson and as Good as Ryan Mathews catching passes out the backfield.