Emanuel McGirt Jr: 2020 Pro Prospect Interview
Name: Emanuel McGirt Jr
School: North Carolina State
Q: What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?
In my last season I was able to start games at both left tackle and right tackle, and I displayed versatility and aggressiveness on film.
Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?
They would say that I’m a hard worker, who is always looking to improve in all facets of the game. Whether that’s film study or on the field.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on to improve your game?
Lately, I’ve been focusing on pass pro and keeping square sets and blocking half of the man. Really just understanding angels.
Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?
I think my work ethic, and me knowing that I won’t give up separates me. No matter what, I’m always gonna be there. And I’m always gonna fight the whole play.
Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?
I’ve been training at my school and doing speed training at Parisi speed school. I’ve always been skill training with Takoby Cofield, a former All-ACC offensive lineman at duke.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
I think I’m a good teammate off the field, and on the field I’ll motivate my teammates and always be a positive source.
Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL or any other pro leagues?
I think I can help any team and I’d be blessed for an opportunity because I know I’ll make the most of it!