NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Liam Maloney, OL, Morehead State
What is your name?
What is your Height/Weight?
What is your position?
Offensive Line (Left Tackle)
Where do you play college football?
Morehead State University
Where are you from?
Who is your role model, and why?
My Father. He has become successful after facing many tough challenges in life. Those tough challenges are what made him into the man he is today and he trys to be the best in everything he does.
Who was your favorite teacher?
Mrs. Wadl. He was my history teacher in high school and also was our OLine coach
Did you play any other sports growing up?
Baseball and Basketball.
Who was the toughest player you ever faced?
Greg Milhouse. Defensive Tackle for Campbell. Played in the NFL and CFL.
Who is the most underrated player on your team?
Willie Currie, Left Guard.
What is the one song that would fire you up before the biggest game of your life?
Grown Simba by J. Cole
If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?
David DeCastro Pittsburgh Steelers Guard. Not the biggest or strongest there is but one of the toughest and hardest working.
What was the biggest obstacle in your life you had to overcome, and how did you overcome it?
Losing one of my grandfathers in high school to a heart attack. Just moving forward and live life the way he would want me to live and to take the lessons he taught me and use them for the rest of my life
Do you have any pre-game rituals?
Nothing in particular. I listen to certain songs when it get close to game time
What was the most memorable play of your collegiate career?
Executing a QB throwback, leading my QB into the end zone for a late game touchdown. Had a pretty big hit right at the end zone
What is the coolest thing you ever did off the field for someone else?
Volunteered for the Build a Bed Project. Helped make over 600 beds in one day for less privileged kids in then area.
Who was your favorite NFL team growing up?
The Pittsburgh Steelers.
If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?
Joe Thomas, J. Cole, and My Grandfather