Derrick Evans Jr: 2020 Pro Prospect Interview

Name: Derrick Evans Jr
School: Carson–Newman
Position: QB
Height: 6’0″
Weight: 195

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

Making All conference for a third year in a row. Making it to the playoffs with my team. That was a big goal I wanted to accomplish before my 4 years were done.

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

I’m a team player, that loves having fun with the game and works hard.

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

The way I read over defenses and I pay close attention to my feet and eyes. Better ways to take care of the ball & more ways to make players.

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

The way I make plays for my team. I love competition and I am willing to work hard to win.

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

I will be training at school with my strength coach and my quarterback coach to prepare for my pro day in March.

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 leadership, accountability and someone who makes plays on the field.

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

I am a hard worker & willing to do anything that I am asked to help make the team better.