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?
Dragon Buddy Program, joining many local families who have a child of disability or mental disorder become a part of the team and bring the best days of my life doing so
What was the hardest college class you ever had to take?
Latin American History
Where are you from?
Who is your role model, and why?
Mom, that woman does absolutely everything for everybody else and is the strongest person I know
Did you play any other sports growing up?
Basketball and Baseball
Did you play any other positions in football?
At your position, what separates you from others?
Work ethic in the film room and understanding defenses. Taking pride in being a student of the game
When you are breaking down film, what do you look for?
Tendencies, coverage, signals, player body language, who plays hard, defensive effort, etc.
Who was the toughest player you ever faced?
If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?
Russell Wilson, he is an athletic guy that takes pride in being a true quarterback and not relying on athletic ability. Leadership skills are above average
What was the biggest obstacle in your life you had to overcome, and how did you overcome it?
High school family issue, put my all into my college education and football and trust God’s Plan
Do you have any pre-game rituals?
What is your biggest strength?
What is your biggest weakness?
Stay vertical when running
If I were a GM and gave you a second to sell yourself, what would you say?
Anything that needs to be done will be done and completed the right way, I bust my tail, am a leader, great teammate and competitor
Who was your favorite player and/or NFL team growing up?
Peyton Manning, he was just phenomenal as a Colt and hearing of how much he studied the game to be great was amazing
If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?
Lebron James, Peyton Manning, Muhammad Ali
What will be the first big item you buy once you are in the NFL?
- Who is Better: Tom Brady or Peyton Manning?
- Who will win the Super Bowl this year? Cowboys
- Who is Better: Barry Sanders or Emmitt Smith?
- Who will win MVP in NFL? Zeke Elliott
- Who is Better: Deion Sanders or Richard Sherman?