Daunte Fisher: 2019 Draft Prospect Interview

Name: Daunte Fisher
School: Jackson State
Position: OL
Height: 6’5″
Weight: 312

Q: What goals did you accomplish heading into your final collegiate season?

A major goal was achieving a wining record to cap off my final season, Also, seeing and experiencing my teammates become closer and more like family towards each other.

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

My coaches would say that I’m a hard worker and a selfless player. A leader by example. I had the opportunity to graduate early and go into a job waiting for me, but I decided to stay another year to play with my family. A reason I was voted to part of a leadership role.

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

When I study film on myself after every practice or game, I write notes down for pointers, small things to work on and techniques that should have been used. I study it before practice and on the trip to the games to be mentally locked in.

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

What separates me from other players at my position would be my eagerness to learn and be coachable. Also, having a dog attitude when it comes to competing.

Q: How will you train and prepare this offseason for the draft or other pro opportunities?

My preparation will include working on my explosiveness, foot speed, and overall athletic ability. As well as fine tuning and gaining more strength.

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

I would bring to a team a quick learning team oriented player. I would be able to be a supporter to my teammates and an always ready player to help us win games. As well as supporting leadership situations.

Q: What is your final pitch or sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?

My final pitch to any team is that I’m hungry, I’ve weathered many storms, I’ve fought many fights to be able to live my dream of playing professional football. I won’t let you down.