NFL Draft Diamonds website 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 500 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? :
Roedion (Dion) Henrique
What is your Height/Weight?
What is your position?
Where do you play college football?
A: New Mexico State University
Football is about giving back, what is the coolest thing you have done off the field?
A: helping youth/peewees football practice
What was the hardest college class you ever had to take?
Where are you from?
A:born in Curaçao (Willemstad) growth up in the Netherlands (Amsterdam)
Who is your role model, and why?
A: parents just because I know I WAS a hand full as a kid and they helped me through a lott and was/is always there for me
Did you play any other sports growing up?
A: baseball, track
Did you play any other positions in football?
A: wide receiver
At your position, what separates you from others?
A: my size and strength
When you are breaking down film, what do you look for?
A: formations and routes
Who was the toughest player you ever faced?
A: Laquan Treadwell
If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?
A:Because of my size I would say Sherman but I like Marcus Peters
What was the biggest obstacle in your life you had to overcome, and how did you overcome it?
A: Coming out here in the state to play football away from my family…but because of me wanting to play football on next level I really bad I had to just change my mindset
Do you have any pre-game rituals?
A:not really just listening to music
What is your biggest strength?
A: size, strength and footwork
If I were a GM and gave you a second to sell yourself, what would you say?
A: I’m a big corner that have great agility and technique that can play all type of schemes. I’m a versatile player
Who was your favorite player and/or NFL team growing up?
A: Nnamdi Asomugha
If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?
A:grandpa just because of the story he has about the family. And Deion Sanders for knowledge of the game and to have a good time Kevin Hart he is so funny
What will be the first big item you buy once you are in the NFL?
A: a big truck for my dad