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2021 NFL Draft Prospect Interview: Jeffrey Proctor, RB, Illinois State University

Jeffrey Proctor
Jeffrey Proctor is ready to take over running the rock for Illinois State University after James Robinson signed with the Jaguars in the NFL.

What is the best restaurant in your hometown city?

•  Shaw’s Crab House has the best seafood in Chicago

When breaking down your film what will stick out?

• My quickness and speed is the first thing someone would notice

If you won the lotto, what is the first thing you would do with the money?

• I would invest my money to make more money

What has been your biggest failure?

• One of my biggest failures was my decisions to go to Iowa State my freshman year of college.

What do your teammates say is your best quality?

• I am a hard-worker

Who is the hardest working teammate on your team?

• Romeo McKnight

Have you ever had a nickname? What is it?

• People usually call me by my last name “Proctor” or “Proc”

What is your degree in, if you do not make it as a football player, what is your dream job?

• Information Systems, and to eventually be able to have my own company

What is your coolest life moment?

• Signing my letter of intent 

What song would you sing at Karaoke night?

• Freestyle by Lil Baby

If you could pick any actor to play you in a movie, who are you picking?

• Kevin Hart

Who is your favorite football team?

Check out this article written on Jeffrey’s teammate Romeo McKnight

• Chicago Bears

If you had a warning label, what would yours say?

• Warning, Chances of High Speed Chase

What is your biggest fear?

• Losing my loved ones

Who is the most underrated player in the NFL?

• Tarik Cohen, I feel that the way he can change the game in so many different areas can sometimes go unnoticed

Take us through game day, How do you prepare?

• I wake up early and eat breakfast and go to the team meetings. After, I go back to my room and blast music while watching other college football games. When I get to the locker room I listen to my music and go on the field and pray and then warm-up for game time

Do you have any hobbies?

• Photography and boxing

If you had to compare yourself to someone in the NFL, who would that be?

• Tarik Cohen

Who has been the biggest influence on your life and explain why?

• My parents because they have been supporting me with every decision that I make and push me to be better

What motivates you to work hard?

• The fact that I want to be great and have something to prove. I’ve had to prove myself to people my whole life.

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