NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Trevon Saunders, WR, Urbana University
What is your name?
What is your Height/Weight?
What is your position?
WR, KR, PR
Where do you play college football?
I play for Urbana University
Where are you from?
I am from Columbus Ohio
Who is your role model, and why?
My role model is my cousin Roosevelt Nix is, and no its not because he is in the NFL it is because he has always guided me an I’ve watched him go through a lot of adversity to be in the position he is today he has taught me no matter where you at all you have to do is ball.
Who was your favorite teacher?
Michael Bates he was my science teacher but also my high school basketball coach one of the coolest dudes you could possibly meet until he yells it makes you wanna laugh but you know you have to be serious.
Did you play any other sports growing up?
Not only did I play football I played basketball as well as baseball growing up.
Who was the toughest player you ever faced?
The toughest player I played against was Tre Sullivan from Sheppard University
Who is the most underrated player on your team?
The most underrated player on my team I’m going have to say my Quarterback Tajuan Green
What is the one song that would fire you up before the biggest game of your life?
One song that will fire me up before the biggest game of my life is LA Capone play for keeps
If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?
If I could compare my play to one player in the NFL it would be Antonio Brown because our size is similar but I think we both play with a by any means necessary mentality we are gonna do whatever it takes to get it done
What was the biggest obstacle in your life you had to overcome, and how did you overcome it?
It was a time that i was goin to school and practice commuting but people did not know I was out of power at my house for about a month. I didn’t let me stop me I just let my play speak for my pain I was down but you cannot let that interfere with on the field I would deal with that off the field when it was time
Do you have any pre-game rituals?
My pregame ritual is pretty much go to the field early get a stretch on my own and then catch a couple passes all while playing the same song on repeat.
What was the most memorable play of your collegiate career?
The most memorable play was my 1 hand catch for 95 yard touchdown against UVA Wise
What is the coolest thing you ever did off the field for someone else?
Off the field I tend to like to help people that are less fortunate. I have took many people into the store just to let them buy food snacks or any sort of candy that they want.
Who was your favorite NFL team growing up?
Growing up I would have to say I like almost every NFL team if you had a running quarterback because I played a lot of Madden, but to be more specific i would have to say the Colts because Peyton Manning was my favorite quarterback overall and he knew how to win
If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?
If i could have dinner with three people dead or alive it would be Lil Wayne, Antonio Brown and Meek Mill