NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Deontez Alexander, WR, Franklin College
What is your name?
What is your Height/Weight?
What is your position?
Where do you play college football?
Where are you from?
Who is your role model, and why?
My dad, he’s the one who raised me he gave me and my brother everything we needed to be the men we are today
Who was your favorite teacher?
Ms. Washington was the most kinda hearted teacher I ever had she was my high school counselor
Did you play any other sports growing up?
I played basketball
Who was the toughest player you ever faced?
Alec Thompson from Rose Hulman
Who is the most underrated player on your team?
What is the one song that would fire you up before the biggest game of your life?
No promises by A boogie
If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?
Probably A.J. Green a big fast deep threat a ball hawk who can also block
What was the biggest obstacle in your life you had to overcome, and how did you overcome it?
My dad almost passed away due to a surgery but my brother and I came together every day and took care of him
Do you have any pre-game rituals?
No not really I just have my music going and I’m focusing on what I need to do
What was the most memorable play of your collegiate career?
It wasn’t a specific play It was a drive we were on the one-yard line and we were down by 1 with under 2 minutes and Chase Burton the nation’s leading passer took us 99 yards for the win
What is the coolest thing you ever did off the field for someone else?
Every year all-conference guys go to a poor inner-city school and give new socks and shoes to kids who families can’t afford them It was truly amazing to see the smiles of the kids to have college football players give them things they can’t afford
Who was your favorite NFL team growing up?
I didn’t really have one I just liked watching football
If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?
Drake, Zendaya, and Rachel Demita