NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Brandon Napoleon, CB, Kansas Wesleyan University
What is your name?
What is your Height/Weight?
What is your position?
Where do you play college football?
Kansas Wesleyan University
Where are you from?
Rahway, New Jersey
Who is your role model, and why?
My parents, they always push me to be better and always strive to reach my fullest potential.
Who was your favorite teacher?
Doc, my 8th grade middle school teacher.
Did you play any other sports growing up?
I played basketball, AAU. Also ran track in high school for a short period in time.
Who was the toughest player you ever faced?
Guarding Kevin White and Mario Alford in practice everyday back at West Virginia. Also going up against Stedman Bailey my freshman year.
Who is the most underrated player on your team?
Kj Ocasio, he is our best Wide Out could play big D1 simply dominates this level
What is the one song that would fire you up before the biggest game of your life?
I would have to say any old 50 cent to be honest.
If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?
I would compare my play to Richard Sherman style of zone cover corner, with the man coverage of Brent Grimes. I’m able to play zone coverage at an efficient level and able to come up and play press man just as well.
What was the biggest obstacle in your life you had to overcome, and how did you overcome it?
Getting through 4 years of school. People take that for granted but some people aren’t blessed enough to have the opportunity to go to college.
Do you have any pre-game rituals?
I wake up EARLY in the morning, and blast my music around my house on Gameday just to wake up hyped.
What was the most memorable play of your collegiate career?
On senior night catching my second pick 6 in two games.
What is the coolest thing you ever did off the field for someone else?
Went to the homeless shelter and gave them food and water.
Who was your favorite NFL team growing up?
If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?
Barack Obama, Jay Z, and Rihanna