Erik Henneman: 2020 Pro Prospect Interview
Name: Erik Henneman
Q: What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?
Win a conference Championship and become a back to back All American.
Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?
Elite. A leader on and off the field. A consistent Playmaker.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on to improve your game?
I focus on the different ways I can attack the ball and approach blocking. When it comes to my opponent I look at tendencies and things that can knock him off his game.
Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?
The ability to make big plays in clutch situations. I never feel under pressure and my determination on and off the field to be great is what separates me.
Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?
I have been doing combine training since January but now with my pro day being cancelled I have been doing a lot of field work and conditioning, making sure I am ready for my when opportunity comes.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
Desire and passion is what I can bring to a team outside of making the big plays on the field. Off the field I am an Inspiration for many who may think their time is up or they don’t have a chance. I’ve been through every emotion possible along this marathon and I can be light to spread to others.
Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL/CFL or any other pro leagues?
Given the opportunity I will make the most of it. A winner at heart and willing to do whatever to get there. A great team player and hungry to prove myself right. I just need a chance.