Deauntre Roberts: 2020 Pro Prospect Interview

Name: Deauntre Roberts
School:  Bethany
Position: CB/RS
Height:  5’9″
Weight: 175

Q: What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?

My first goal was to win the conference and even though that didn’t happen I changed my goal. I wanted to get to 11 career interceptions, but I was one short with 10.

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

I am a relentless player. I battled back from a career ending injury, no matter how hard times got, I put my head down and pushed through.

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

I focus on the little things such as how a WR runs his routes or his foot movements, things like that.

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

My knowledge from the game. I have a high IQ when it comes to my positions.

Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?

Just grind like I have in previous years, add some more weight and just get stronger.

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

I am very dynamic with the ball in my hands when it comes to returning the ball. I had 1200 all purpose yds, 1100 coming from punt and kickoff returns.

Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL or any other pro leagues?

If a team takes a chance on me they will get 110% effort each and every day, they won’t be sorry, that’s a promise.