NFL Draft Diamonds has been bringing our readers Prospect Interviews over the past 3 years and this year we mixed up the questions and added some fun questions for our readers. Our questions are designed to give our readers a little more insight on the player. We hope to bring you more than 350 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 to the right. Now let’s meet the prospect!!!!
What is your name?
What is your Height/Weight?
What is your position?
Where do you play college football?
Football is about giving back, what is the coolest thing you have done off the field?
Reading Across America. We had to go to Elementary and Primary schools and read Dr. Seuss books to the kids.
What was the hardest college class you ever had to take?
Careers in Psychology
Where are you from?
Who is your role model, and why?
My mother, she is the strongest woman I know and always make sure her kids are set
Did you play any other sports growing up?
Basketball, Baseball and Track
Did you play any other positions in football?
At your position, what separates you from others?
Being a trigger player and ability to get the defense lined up
When you are breaking down film, what do you look for?
Tendencies from the receiver and lineman. Whether or not the QB look off the defenders. The QBs favorite receiver
Who was the toughest player you ever faced?
D’haquille Williams back in JUCO days
If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?
Eric Berry. He’s a field general. He’s balanced because he can play the run and pass well.
Do you have any pre-game rituals?
As a small school football player what obstacles do you feel you have to overcome?
For teams to actually give me a chance and not pass up on me just because I’m not at a big FBS school.
What is your biggest strength?
My ability to take new information and diagnose it quickly
What is your biggest weakness?
At times doubting my athletic ability
If I were a GM and gave you a second to sell yourself, what would you say?
You are getting a guy that is going to buy into your program and put everything on the line for the team. You wouldn’t have to worry about any off the field issues.
Who was your favorite player and/or NFL team growing up?
Reggie Bush was my favorite player, but never had a favorite team
If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?
Muhammad Ali, Martin Luther King Jr., LeBron James
With your first NFL paycheck what would you buy?
Pay off all my mothers bills
- Who will win the Super Bowl? Oakland Raiders
- Whose better Peyton Manning or Tom Brady?
- Better Running Back Adrian Peterson or Barry Sanders?
- Better safety Eric Weddle or Ed Reed?
- Better linebacker Ray Lewis or Luke Kuechly?