Jerry Jacobs: 2021 Pro Prospect Interview
Name: Jerry Jacobs
School: University of Arkansas
Q: In your final collegiate season, what goals did you accomplish this fall or set for this upcoming spring?
My first goal was to make All-Conference and be one of the top DBs in the nation. Also, help my team get their first conference win since 2017, which I did!!
Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?
Hard worker, physical player, and accountable as well.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on to improve your game?
I focus on the game plan we doing for that week and focused on how I can stop my opponent with the game plan.
Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?
My versatility separates me, as well as my football IQ. I’m very explosive as well.
Q: What is your plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities, especially with the virus limiting pro days/training facilities/etc?
I am training at Barwis Performance Center in Deerfield Beach, Florida.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
Just bring the juice and confidence in when I first get there and showed them I’m accountable as well as playing in multiple positions in a defensive scheme, whatever they need time to do to help win.
Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL/CFL or any other professional leagues?
My work ethic along with my determination will lead me to be a successful player at the next level and I have a lot of faith in that. I am just waiting on the opportunity to show it.