NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: David Pindell, QB, University of Connecticut
- David Pindell
- University of Connecticut
- Twitter: @Davidpindell_
- 186-314 – 1,962 yards – 10.55 YPC – 59.24% – 19 TDs.
- 212 carries – 1,139 yards – 5.37 YPC – 10 TDs.
What is your name?
- David Pindell.
Where do you play College Football?
- The University of Connecticut.
What position do you play?
What is your height/weight?
- 6’0″ 202lbs.
Who is the toughest player you have competed against in College?
- McKenzie Milton (UCF Quarterback).
Who is your role model & why?
- My mother because she shows me day in and day out that you can be successful and accomplish anything without having to have help from anyone else.
You are an Urban & Community Studies major. What made you pursue that subject?
- I wanted to learn about cities and how space is used in cities, also I wanted to learn who is in charge of planning out the space taken up in cities.
While in College, what has been your favorite & least favorite class?
- My favorite part has been making the relationships with my teammates and coaches. My least favorite part was losing in games.
What made you choose the University of Connecticut?
- The environment, the coaches, and the facilities.
Outside of Football, what has been your favorite experience while in College?
- Just being able to be on my own and be a pre-young adult and handle everything on my own.
Growing up, who was your favorite NFL Team & NFL player, & why?
- Favorite team was the Atlanta Falcons Michael Vick because of how great he was running around. Then the green bay packers and Aaron Rodgers because he is so smooth and calm in the pocket and can make every throw possible.
If you could be in any movie of your choice, what would it be & what character would you play?
- The Longest Yard and Paul Crewe.
If you could have dinner with three people, dead or alive, who are they?
- Aaron Rodgers.
- Michael Vick.
If you could meet any historical figure, who would you choose & why?
- Ulysses S Grant, because he’s on the $50 bill and I always thought that was the coolest dollar bill.
Who is your favorite superhero & why?
- Flash because he’s so fast.