NFL Draft Diamonds Prospects Interview: Lenorris Footman, QB/ATH, Alcorn State University
- Lenorris Footman
- Alcorn State University
What is your name?
- Lenorris Footman.
Where do you play College Football?
- Alcorn State University.
What position do you play?
What is your height/weight?
- 6’0″ 196lbs.
Did you play any other sports growing up? If so, what were they?
- Basketball, baseball, and track.
Who is the toughest player you have competed against in College?
- Tarik Cohen.
Are you listening to music before a game? If so, what?
- I listen to Lil Wayne, YFN Lucci, NBA Youngboy, Jeezy, and a lot more.
Do you have any superstitions before a game? If so, what are they?
Who is your role model & why?
- My family. I admire and look up to all of them.
While in College, what has been your favorite & least favorite class?
- My least favorite class was music appreciation. I did not have a favorite class.
Outside of Football, what has been your favorite experience while in College?
- All my favorite experiences deal with football.
Growing up, who was your favorite NFL Team & NFL player, & why?
- Didn’t have a favorite NFL team, but I did like Michael Vick because he was a great QB.
Who is your favorite superhero & why?
- I do not have a favorite superhero.
What is your definition of hard work?
- Doing whatever it takes to reach your goal(s), no matter how long it takes.
What is the most unexpected lesson you learned while in College?
- I did not expect to learn how important the library would be.
What is something you wish you could go back & tell yourself as a High School Freshman?
Why do you wear #17?
- No specific reason.
What is the best part of your hometown, Monticello, FL?
- The teen center and the rec park.
Your Head Coach at Alcorn State, Fred McNair, is the older brother of the late Steve McNair (former Alcorn State/Tennessee Titans/Baltimore Ravens QB). How has playing under Coach McNair’s guidance helped you grow as a player & as a man?
- It helped me grow as a leader on and off the field.
Are you binge watching anything on Netflix or Hulu right now?
Who do you choose, Jordan or LeBron?
If you had one free hour each day, how would you choose to use it?
- Doing something outside.
You were a Criminal Justice major, what made you choose that subject?
- I wasn’t sure about what I wanted to do so i picked that because of the variety of the field.
If you could throw a TD to one NFL WR/TE, past or present, who would it be & why?
- Randy Moss because he’s one of the best to ever do it.
If you could give NFL scouts three words to describe the type of man they are getting in Lennoris Footman, what would they be?
- Smart, Hardworking, Playmaker.