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2021 NFL Draft Prospect Interview: Decobie Durant, DB, South Carolina State University

Decobie Durant
Decobie Durant the aggressive and talented defensive back from South Carolina State University recently sat down with NFL Draft Diamonds owner Damond Talbot
  • Name: Decobie Durant
  • Height: 5’10
  • Weight: 175
  • Position: Defensive Back
  • College: South Carolina State University
  • Twitter: @C_7era

What is the best restaurant in your hometown city?

• Tina’s

When breaking down your film what will stick out?

• Coverage skills & Being able to track the ball when thrown.

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

• Invest in some business , and pay off my parents loans and debts.

What do your teammates say is your best quality?

• Work ethic, and being a technician.

Who is the hardest working teammate on your team?

• Tim Ewing

Have you ever had a nickname? What is it?

• Cobie D

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

• Physical activity management, and if I don’t make it as a professional football player, I would start coaching and building my own training facility

What is your coolest life moment?

• When my little sister came in to the world

What song would you sing at Karaoke night?

• Rylo Rodriguez-(Rolls Royce)

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

• Will Smith

Who is your favorite football team?

• Atlanta Falcons

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

• Warning don’t throw this way

What is your biggest fear?

• Not being successful

Who is the most underrated player in the NFL?

• Bj Goodson

Take us through game day, How do you prepare?

• I just mainly like to listen to my music before I take the field.

Do you have any hobbies?

• Playing the game, and sneaker collecting

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

• Tyrann Mathieu & Stephon Gilmore

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

• My Parents because they sacrificed so much, for me to be in the position I’m in today. Also, my three cousins; that is more like my big brothers. Michael, Markee, and Marquais Hamlin , I watch them play ball as I was growing up, and I always wanted to be like them.

What motivates you to work hard?

• My Little Sister, she means everything to me, I want to be able to provide for her in such a way where, she will never have to worry for anything .

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