Name: Byron Evans II
School: Northern Arizona University
Q: What were some of your goals heading into your final collegiate season?
To be the best linebacker I could be. Lead my team to a national championship. Make plays every game.
Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?
Playmaker, explosive, ballhawk.
Q: How will you train and prepare this offseason for the draft or other pro opportunities?
Continue to get stronger and faster. Working with my trainers Byron Evans and Mark Mcmillian, as well as other trainers in my community and Elite U for position work.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?
Tendencies. Understanding what concepts to expect out of certain formations and really just any overall weaknesses.
Q: What separates you from the other players at your position?
My ability to to get to the ball. My father was one the best linebackers in the NFL and I feel like I inherited his instincts to make plays.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
My energy. My ability to make plays. My attitude.
Q: What is your final pitch or sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?
I’m one the best linebackers available in this draft. An opportunity would be a blessing and your organization would not regret choosing me.