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2021 NFL Draft Prospect Interview: Jermaine Trotman, WR, St. Andrews University

Jermaine Trotman is a play making wide receiver from St. Andrews University that recently sat down with Draft Diamonds owner Damond Talbot.
  • Name: Jermaine Trotman
  • Height/Weight: 6’1, 175lbs
  • Position: WR/Return Specialist 
  • College: St.Andrews University 
  • Twitter: ⁦‪@Maine_WR1‬⁩

Football is about giving back, what is the coolest thing you have done off the field?

A Night To Shine, I was a prom date for a special needs high school student 

What was the hardest college class you ever had to take?

American Slave Narrative 

Where are you from?

Virginia Beach, VA ( The 757) 

Who is your role model, and why?

My father because he always leads by example and demands the best from my siblings and I no matter what we are doing

Did you play any other sports growing up?

Baseball, Track and Field, Basketball , Lacrosse 

Did you play any other positions in football?

I’m a Athlete 

In your position, what separates you from others?

My ability to catch 50/50 Balls and they way I can track a deep ball

When you are breaking down film, what do you look for?

 I look at the opposing teams DB’s tendencies on certain downs

Who was the toughest player you ever faced?

Levonta Taylor 

If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?

Robby Anderson 

Do you have any pre-game rituals?

I listen to Country Music to calm my nerves and eat A LOT of fruit snacks 

As a small school football player, what obstacles do you feel you have to overcome?

Having to perfect my craft with limited resources on and off the field and not having the support from my school like bigger schools support their best players on and off the field.

What is your biggest strength?

My competitive nature in everything I do, I want to be the best at everything I do. I hate losing more than I like winning 

What is your biggest weakness?

My Twin Sisters 

If I were a GM and gave you a second to sell yourself, what would you say?

 I know what it feels like to struggle therefore I’m ready for any and everything that comes my way, I’m a winner and I love to compete. All my life I had to beat the odds and I’ll continue to do so.

Who was your favorite player and/or NFL team growing up?

Mike Vick and The Eagles 

If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?

Lebron James , Aaron Rodgers and Connor McGregor 

With your first NFL paycheck, what would you buy?

I would pay off my student loans then get myself a car 

Rapid Answers:

  • Who will win the Super Bowl? The Buffalo Bills 
  • Who’s better Peyton Manning or Tom Brady? Peyton Manning 
  • Better Running Back Adrian Peterson or Barry Sanders? Barry Sanders 
  • Better safety Eric Weddle or Ed Reed? Ed Reed 
  • Better linebacker Ray Lewis or Luke Kuechly? Ray Lewis 

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

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