NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Stacy Bedell, RB, Stony Brook
Q: What’s your name
A: Stacey Bedell
Q: What’s your height and weight
A: 5’9 195
Q: What college did you attend
A: Stony Brook University
Q: What is your most memorable experience during college
A: My most memorable experience in college was winning my first playoff game last season vs Lehigh
Q: As a running back, you have to have good feet and good vision along with many other things of course. What are your best attributes and where can you get better as a overall player.
A: My speed and vision are my best attributes, as a player I think I can work on being more powerful when it comes to running through tackles.
Q: Great, So you would consider yourself more of a scat back who can catch the ball out of the backfield.
A: Yes, I put a lot of emphasis on my route running and catching out the backfield during my training for pro day
Q: Who is or are your role models in life
A: My role model is my father, He’s been guiding me and pushing me to become a better person and player since I was a kid
Q: Who do you try and mold your game after
A: Ladainian Tomlinson has always been my favorite player since I was a kid but in today’s game Le’Veon Bell is someone I watch closely and try to play like.
Q: What’s an adversity you faced in your life and what did you do to overcome it
A: During my red-shirt junior season I was off to a great start before I tore my labrum in my shoulder, I thought of it as a minor setback for a major comeback. I worked harder in the weight room to get more size to avoid those types of injuries.
Q: Who is your favorite football team
A: New England Patriots
Q: What are your dreams on and off the football field
A: My dream is to play on an NFL team and become a star player in the league.