Brad Zaffram: 2020 Pro Prospect Interview

Name: Brad Zaffram
School: Slippery Rock
Position: LB
Height: 6’1″
Weight: 230

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

Set a goal to win the National Championship and be an All-American. We lost in the National Semi-Final game, but I was an All-American this year.

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

I work hard at my craft because I want to be the best. I’m a team first player always. Have genuine love for my teammates and coaches.

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

I focus mainly on other teams tendencies to get a feel for what the team is trying to do. Then when I watch my own film I focus on improving technique in practice from the game film.

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

Along with my athletic ability, I’m mentally ahead of others and understanding schemes and tendencies quicker and more in depth than the majority of players at my position.

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

I worked out with Terry Grossetti at Grossetti Performance the last 3 months or so.

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

I am passionate about this game and I am a natural born leader, I control the defense on the field. I’d like to say I’m a great person to be around, I genuinely care about people and get along with everyone.

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

It’s not about your 40 yard dash time that matters, it’s about what happens when you strap those pads up and get to real football is what matters! I stand by that!