Allante Leapheart: 2022 Pro Prospect Interview

Name: Allante Leapheart
School: Grand Valley State
Position: DB
Height: 5’10”
Weight: 190

What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?

The goals I set to do this season was to have the best college season I’ve ever had and be the best I can be for the team.

Q: How do you think you took advantage of the extra year of eligibility to increase your chances of going pro?

For me I think I showed that I can really play press man, something I didn’t do a lot of at previous schools and showed playing the ball well.

Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?

I think they would say that I’m a hard worker and someone who is a team player and would do anything for the team that they asked.

Q: When you are studying film, what are the things you focus on to improve your game?

When I’m studying film, I like to look at the WR tendencies and also the QB, you know what’s their favorite route combinations on certain down and distances and their go to plays and or routes, when they need a play especially against different type of coverages like press man or off man or so.

Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?

I think the one thing that separates me from other prospects is my versatility playing inside and outside or even safety. Also my football knowledge being able to figure things out on the fly and react well. Also adaptability, I played in 5 different defenses and did well in all of them with only a camps worth of knowledge or maybe a year worth and my passion for the game and love.

Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?

I’m going to play in a senior bowl and then train for pro day to try and put up great numbers.

Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?

I think I will bring willingness to learn fast and apply quickly, someone that loves the game and is electric personality good spirits and great person on and off the field and in the locker room no matter the situation.

Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL and any other pro leagues?

My pitch to other teams would be if you take a chance on me you will get the best out me, everything I have and I guarantee that you won’t regret what you will get out of me on. And off the field and in the locker room.