Donovan Carter: 2019 Draft Prospect Interview

Name: Donovan Carter
School: Delta State
Position: OL
Height: 6’3″
Weight: 300

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

Being a great team leader, competing every snap no matter my opponent. Using my athletic ability to put myself in better position to make great plays for my team.

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

My coaches would say that I am a great leader on and off the field. I am the most athletic Lineman that they have ever coached. I have great work ethics and that I can also take coaching.

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

When watching film I focus mainly on my body, hands and feet making sure that I’m in the right position when I am run blocking, pass blocking or even screen passes. I also focus on how much effort I am giving every play and will go improve these things at practice so that it can be second nature on game day.

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

What separates me from other players at my position is that I am not only physical and strong but also athletic and have great feet. I am very physical and fast off the ball. I can get to places on the field faster than most players at my position.

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

I’m currently working out at a training facility. We work on everything strength, speed, explosion, flexibility, balance and most importantly position work.

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

You will be getting a very athletic, fast, physical lineman that can and has played multiple positions on the Offense/Defense line. You are getting a respectful player that comes to work everyday to make me and my teammates better.

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

I will be bringing a very athletic offense lineman that can move extremely well. I’m a great leader on and off the field and my teammates would love to have a player like me that leads by example.