Ethan Graubard: 2020 Pro Prospect Interview

Name: Ethan Graubard
School: Allegheny
Position: LB/DB/ST
Height: 5’11″
Weight: 190

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

I wanted to increase my play time and become a impact player that helped my team on the defense and special team units. I was able to accomplish this goal by becoming a vital member of these units.

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

They would say I am the always the hardest worker in the room. I will do whatever it takes on the field to help my team win. They will say I treat every moment on and off the field to become the best player and teammate I can be.

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

I focus on what the offensive player or scheme is trying to accomplish. Then I imagine myself in the game and imagine myself making the play.

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

My work ethic will be what carries me to be successful. I will do whatever it takes to develop the skill and know the gameplan so that I am able to be successful.

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

I train 5-6 days a week at Varsity House Gym. I work on strength, speed, and skill development. I’ve been training with them since I was a junior in high school. They are the best in the business.

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

My combination of strength, speed, and explosiveness makes me an asset at linebacker, DB, or special teams. I will also fully commit to my teammates and always put the team first in whatever I do.

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

“It’s not the will to win that matters-everyone has that. It’s the will to prepare to win that matters.” I have an undeniable work ethic, better than anyone else’s in the country. I will dominate each and every play. Any team that gets me will be getting instantly better.