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NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Palmer White, OL, Chadron State University

 

Chadron State offensive lineman Palmer White is a big boy with a big boy attitude

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? 

Palmer White

What is your Height/Weight? 

6’5 290

What is your position? 

OL

Where do you play college football? 

Chadron State 

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

We did a lot of community service for the parks in Chadron.

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

Decision Support for Managers 

Where are you from? 

Thornton, CO 

Who is your role model, and why? 

A lot of different people for many different qualities. 

 

Did you play any other sports growing up?

 

Basketball and Baseball 

 

Did you play any other positions in football? 

 

TE

 

At your position, what separates you from others? 

 

My athleticism 

 

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

 

Alignment favorite moves and consistency 

 

Who was the toughest player you ever faced? 

 

Darius Allen from CSUP and the LB from Missouri State

 

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

 

Jason Peters, both were originally TE that converted and our athleticism is similar 

 

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

 

I’ve never received any type of accolades for football yet I continue to play at different
levels. Being underrated is a huge part of my life, it motivates me.

 

Do you have any pre-game rituals? 

 

Listening to music 

 

What is your biggest strength? 

 

Knowledge of what’s going on around me 

 

What is your biggest weakness? 

 

I’m too hard on myself sometimes 

 

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

 

As someone that has always been doubted, the reward can be so much bigger than the risk.

 

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

 

Tony Gonzalez and the Tampa Bay Bucs 

 

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

 

Aristotle, Julius Caesar, Jordan Belfort

 

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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