Brandon Arnold: 2018 Draft Prospect Interview
Name: Brandon Arnold
School: Oregon State University
Q: What were some of your goals heading into your final collegiate season?
Goals for my final season was to lead the team in tackles, have 3 INTs, and finish on 2nd or 1st team for All-Conference.
Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?
Aggressive, Smart, Consistent.
Q: How will you train and prepare this offseason for the draft or other pro opportunities?
Everyday I’ll train with the same mindset, as if the next day is an interview for an opportunity with a team. So I will go hard everyday in training.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?
Watching film, I focus on tendencies, plays that like to be ran the most out of certain formations. How the RB runs, his style, QB and his favorite targets. WRs and how they run their routes.
Q: What separates you from the other players at your position?
My mindset is what separates me from other players.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
Strengths that I’ll bring off the field is no issues, an individual that is focused on getting better and staying out of trouble. On the field, someone that’s going to go all out and absorbing everything I am taught. My abilities will show out once I get on the field.
Q: What is your final pitch or sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?
My final pitch is I love this game with extreme passion. Passion that’s been driving me ever since I was in the fourth grade playing flag football. I didn’t come this far just to stop here. So any team that gives me the opportunity, you will be pleased in seeing the production I will do for that team.