NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Kahlil Dawson, WR, Portland State
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 Father has taught me everything I know. Wouldn’t be where I am without him
Who was your favorite teacher?
4th-grade Teacher Mrs.Sonovich I had a crush on her
Did you play any other sports growing up?
Basketball and Track
Who was the toughest player you ever faced?
Michael Rector in high school
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?
Let it go by Playboy Carti or Chief Keef
If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?
I would say like a Tyreek Hill type because I am an explosive playmaker but I also can play multiple positions
What was the biggest obstacle in your life you had to overcome, and how did you overcome it?
Tearing my Labrum my junior year and having surgery, just being patient mentally and working every day to get myself better and recovered
Do you have any pre-game rituals?
Just getting on the field early and visualizing making plays
What was the most memorable play of your collegiate career?
My first career touchdown my sophomore against Idaho state
What is the coolest thing you ever did off the field for someone else?
Volunteering at the Boys and girls club, little kids are hilarious
Who was your favorite NFL team growing up?
Never had a favorite team I just enjoyed watching the game. My father is a die-hard cowboy fan though
If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?
Tupac, Bernie Mac, Kevin Hart