NFL Draft Diamonds has been providing our readers Prospect Interviews over the past 3 years and this year we mixed things up a bit. Our questions are designed to give our readers a little more insight on the draft eligible 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 our next prospect!!!!
What is your name?
What is your Height/Weight?
What is your position?
Where do you play college football?
Fort Valley State University
Football is about giving back, what is the coolest thing you have done off the field?
Speaking to the elementary kids and working with the Boys & Girls Club.
What was the hardest college class you ever had to take?
Where are you from?
Who is your role model, and why?
Jackie Robinson because he overcame so much and gave players the opportunity to any sport no matter the color.
Did you play any other sports growing up?
Basketball and Baseball
Did you play any other positions in football?
Kick return and Punt return…and Quarterback.
At your position, what separates you from others?
I don’t like to boast about my talents…just try to be a student of the game and learn from every player in my position and coach.
When you are breaking down film, what do you look for?
Tendencies, Favorite Player, Signals, route combinations, releases and weakness
Who was the toughest player you ever faced?
Seantavios Jones a.k.a Stretch. Plays for the Kansas City Chiefs.
If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?
That’s a tough question I would say Earl Thomas…just because he is a student of the game.
What was the biggest obstacle in your life you had to overcome, and how did you overcome it?
Being dismissed from Delta State and I just prayed for God to humble his child.
Do you have any pre-game rituals?
None that I can think off.
What is your biggest strength?
Ability to learn and be coached.
What is your biggest weakness?
If I were a GM and gave you a second to sell yourself, what would you say?
Thanks for the opportunity to speak with you…I’m willing to do anything to play for the organization…you can check my stats, film and accolades which I would say I have played at pretty high level…I just love this game of football…I have a good background and stay out of trouble. All I need is one chance.
Who was your favorite player and/or NFL team growing up?
Sean Taylor and Atlanta Falcons.
If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?
Martin Luther King, Barak Obama and Jackie Robinson
What will be the first big item you buy once you are in the NFL?
Buy me a old school car.
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