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?
Northwestern State University of Louisiana
Football is about giving back, what is the coolest thing you have done off the field?
Gathered some of my teammates to hangout with a 3rd grade class for a couple of hours to talk about fulfilling their dreams.
What was the hardest college class you ever had to take?
Where are you from?
Who is your role model, and why?
I would have to say my older brothers, because each one has been through the process so they always have the best advice.
Did you play any other sports growing up?
Baseball, Basketball and Track
Did you play any other positions in football?
Returner, Quarterback and Defensive Back
At your position, what separates you from others?
I can catch the ball out the back field and pass block affectively.
When you are breaking down film, what do you look for?
D-Lineman and linebacker tendencies such as their body language for blitz, coverage or man in reference to the down and distance. Also the entire defense tackling tendencies.
Who was the toughest player you ever faced?
Jeff Luc, University of Cincinnati
If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?
DeAnglo Williams because its a gumbo of skill(speed, power, swiftness, and hands)
What was the biggest obstacle in your life you had to overcome, and how did you overcome it?
Not being recruited highly of college, I didn’t make an excuse for it just worked hard and strived for results.
Do you have any pre-game rituals?
Nothing unordinary, Give thanks to god for another opportunity.
What is your biggest strength?
Catching the ball
If I were a GM and gave you a second to sell yourself, what would you say?
You will get a 100% effort everyday on and off the field.
Who was your favorite player and/or NFL team growing up?
Emmitt Smith and Saints
If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?
Martin Luther King, Emmitt Smith and Beyouncè
What will be the first big item you buy once you are in the NFL?
RV for my Parents