Davon Jernigan: 2019 Draft Prospect Interview

Name: Davon Jernigan
School: Lamar
Position: S
Height: 6’0″
Weight: 205

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

I first helped my team have a winning record which was the only one in all four years I played at Lamar University, I received many All-American honors and I was selected 1st Team All Southland Conference (Defense).

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

My coaches would say I’m a very smart player, hardworking, and humble player.

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

I try to study film all the time whenever I’m not actually on the field, I focus on the small things to improve my game like technique and just mental aspects of the game.

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

The thing that separates me from other players at my position is my ball skills, communication skills and the ability to help people around me.

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

I’m currently training this offseason for the draft at a great facility in Cincinnati called Ignition.

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

I can bring a lot to any organization. I have positive energy all the time no matter the situation, I have great communication skills, and on the field I can bring physicality in any aspect of the game special teams or defense.

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

With the production, attitude and energy I bring why you not want to have a player like me in your organization.