Javarrius Cheatham: 2019 Draft Prospect Interview

Name: Javarrius Cheatham
School: Tuskegee
Position: WR
Height: 6’4″
Weight: 187

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

I accomplished making the All-Conference team. I also accomplished being more of a leader by example.

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

My coaches would say he’s a very coachable, hardworking, and dependable player.

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

When I watch film, I watch what coverage the defense likes to run the most. Then, I watch both cornerbacks and see what kind of technique they play and what releases are they allowing. I also look at the safeties to see what will manipulate them and make them come up.

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

What separates me is my ability to attack the ball when it’s in the air and having a huge catch radius, so I’m able to catch the ball even if it’s a bad throw.

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

This offseason I’m going to focus more on coming in and out of my cuts faster and becoming more explosive.

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

My ability to adapt to any situation and be coachable is what I think will stand out on and off the field. I can adapt to being either a key player or a role player, wherever I’m needed. I also can adapt to any locker room very easily so my teammates can get along with me on and off the field.

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

If you take a chance on me, I promise you won’t regret it. I’m able to play wherever I’m needed and be productive. I’m coachable and very dependable. I also won’t cause any problems on and off the field that will embarrass the program.