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2021 NFL Draft Prospect Interview: Samuel Akem, WR, University of Montana

Samuel Akem, WR, University of Montana

University of Montana’s Samuel Akem is one of the most underrated wide receivers in the 2021 NFL Draft.

  • Name: Samuel Akem
  • Height: 6’4
  • Weight: 210
  • Position: WR
  • College: University of Montana
  • Twitter: @s_akem18

What is the best restaurant in your hometown city?

Charleston’s

When breaking down your film what will stick out?

My effort and my attention to detail

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

Give back to my church

What has been your biggest failure?

Not winning a state title in football in high school

What do your teammates say is your best quality?

My work ethic

Who is the hardest working teammate on your team?

Myself

Have you ever had a nickname? What is it?

Never had one

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

My degree is in Psychology with a minor in Human & Family Development. My dream job would be to get my PhD and be a Sports Psychologist.

What is your coolest life moment?

Becoming an All-American

What song would you sing at Karaoke night?

Beggin’- Madcon

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

Daniel Kaluuya

Who is your favorite football team?

Dallas Cowboys

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

Warning laughs at everything.

What is your biggest fear?

Being average

Who is the most underrated player in the NFL?

Allen Robinson

Take us through game day, How do you prepare?

Music in my ear 24/7 and I stay very focused and quiet all day.

Do you have any hobbies?

Video Production

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

Allen Robinson

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

My dad, because he came to America with very little and worked his way up through hard work and persistence.

What motivates you to work hard?

My big brother

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