Connect with us

Prospect Interviews

2021 NFL Draft Prospect Interview: Marvin Campbell, RB, Ferris State University

Marvin Campbell Ferris State
Marvin Campbell the versatile running back from Ferris State University recently sat down with NFL Draft Diamonds owner Damond Talbot.
  • Name: Marvin Campbell
  • Height: 5’8
  • Weight: 205
  • Position: RB/ATH
  • College: Ferris State University 
  • Twitter: @walkintalent

What is the best restaurant in your hometown city?

  • Nicky D’s

When breaking down your film what will stick out?  

  • When breaking down my film you are able to identify that I am very efficient with my blocking, catching, and running inside and outside the tackles.

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

  • Invest

What do your teammates say is your best quality?

  • Dedicated!

Who is the hardest working teammate on your team?  

  • We have a bunch of guys on both sides of the ball who are very competitive and hardworking. 

Have you ever had a nickname? What is it?

  • Marv

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

  • Ultimately, my dream is to give back and become self employed.

What is your coolest life moment? 

  •  My coolest life moment is winning the state championship in my senior year of high school. We had played the team for the third straight year in the finals and had lost the two previous games. 

What song would you sing at Karaoke night?

  • Lil Baby – X Freestyle 

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

  • Chadwick Boseman

Who is your favorite football team?

  • I root for my hometown team, Detroit Lions 🦁 

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

  • Ⓜ️1️⃣

Check out NFL Draft Diamonds 2021 Small School Rankings

Who is the most underrated player in the NFL?

  • Tavierre Thomas 

Take us through game day, How do you prepare? 

  1. Wake up
  2. Stretch 
  3. Breakfast 
  4. Chill and listening to music 
  5. Bulldog walk while listening to music 
  6. Get ready in the gym 
  7. Go out to the field to do a personal warm-up
  8. Come back in and gather with the team until it’s time to go win.

Do you have any hobbies?  

  • Playing the game. Call of Duty, Fortnite, and Madden.

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

  • Marshawn Lynch/ Mark Ingram 

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

  • My mother because she raised me and all my siblings as a single mother.

What motivates you to work hard?

  • I’ve played this game my whole life and I have been really good at it. Without football, I’m not sure where I would be right now and I am blessed to be where I am. I love to compete and have fun on field. When I’m on the field, it is where I excel the most! Making a transition to the NFL  is my ultimate goal and I’m I know that it will require lots of hard work and dedication. 

NFL Draft Diamonds was created to assist the underdogs playing the sport. We call them diamonds in the rough. My name is Damond Talbot, I have worked extremely hard to help hundreds of small school players over the past several years, and will continue my mission. We have several contributors on this site, and if they contribute their name and contact will be in the piece above. You can email me at nfldraftdiamonds@gmail.com

Click to comment

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

RSS NFL Draft Diamonds

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Twitter

More in Prospect Interviews