Name: Dantae “DJ” Wilkes Jr
School: Tennessee Tech
Q: What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?
A goal I set for myself was to be at least 90% on receptions when targeted. I actually was 100% not dropping a pass this season.
Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?
I bring energy & good vibes. Always willing to keep my teammates in good spirit and ready to compete.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on to improve your game?
Pad level & explosiveness. Be more crisp breaking out of my routes.
Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?
Having that chip on my shoulder, I feel like I’ve always had to prove myself.
Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?
Continue to use our facilities at Tech.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
The ability to uplift others while also making myself better.
Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL or any other pro leagues?
I have learned to persevere & fight through adversity in many situations on and off the field. I’m used to change and have been apart of that quite a bit. It’s nothing I can not adapt to.