Name: Garrett Marino
Q: What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?
I really wanted to be first team all conference because my sophomore and junior year I never got chose so I was happy about that.
Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?
My coaches and teammates would say I’m an old school pads on pads football player that plays aggressive.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on to improve your game?
When I am studying film I like to look at the guy I’m going to be going against a lot and just read his body gestures for keys & the rest of the offense.
Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?
What separates me from other prospect is that I’m a little older so your not going to have to worry about a immature player, I am the strongest Dlineman on the bench in this years draft class and I am quicker off the ball than these guys and more aggressive to get to the ball.
Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?
I train all around the country in off season from North Carolina to California at training facilities to get me right.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
I will bring many things to whatever NFL team I go to. I live for competition and love to compete and get better. I am a very versatile player I can play any position on the defensive line so I know that brings a lot to the table rather than just being a big dude that’s stuck in a 2i his whole career. I can make an impact on special teams too.
Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL/CFL or any other pro leagues?
The final thing I would say to any future NFL teams is that. I will bring a lot to your team whether I am getting the game winning sack or giving the best look I can in practice you are going to get a hard noise reliable football player.