NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Samuel Anojulu, DB, Cheyney University
What is your name?
What is your Height/Weight?
6’4, 205 LBs
What is your position?
Where do you play college football?
Cheyney University of Pennsylvania
Where are you from?
Who is your role model, and why?
My Mother is my role model because of all the hard work and sacrifices she does for me and my siblings.
Who was your favorite teacher?
My college Economics professor Mark Asuzu is my favorite teacher.
Did you play any other sports growing up?
I played Soccer & Basketball growing up.
Who was the toughest player you ever faced?
Lenny Williams from the Indiana University of Pennsylvania.
Who is the most underrated player on your team?
Chaplin Johnson Davis is the most underrated player on my team.
What is the one song that would fire you up before the biggest game of your life?
Meek Mill- Dreams and Nightmares
If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?
Malcolm Jenkins. He is one of the most Versatile Defensive Backs in the NFL today. The NFL is becoming a matchup league and Malcolm Jenkins can match up with any offensive player. We both can play multiple positions, from Free Safety, Strong Safety, Cornerback, Outside linebacker, Middle Linebacker.
What was the biggest obstacle in your life you had to overcome, and how did you overcome it?
The biggest obstacle in my life was graduating from college. In my area, a lot of people don’t even attend college let alone graduate. It was difficult at first being a student-athlete, but over the years I learned how to manage my time with football and school.
Do you have any pre-game rituals?
Right before I leave the locker room, I always pray and thank God for the opportunity to play the game I love.
What was the most memorable play of your collegiate career?
Scoring my first touchdown against Westchester University.
What is the coolest thing you ever did off the field for someone else?
The coolest thing I ever did off the field was a charity event that gave kids clothes, shoes, school supplies for back to school needs.
Who was your favorite NFL team growing up?
My favorite NFL team growing up was the Eagles.
If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?
I would have dinner with my father, Jay-Z, Oprah Winfrey.