Name: Kavon Gardner
School: Ottawa University of Arizona
Q: What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?
Made first team All-American in the NCCAA, 376 yards and 2 TDs.
Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?
Coaches and my teammates would say that I am very reliable when it comes to the game of football. I’ve always been there when they needed me the most, on and off the field. Im am easy to coach and talk to. If there is a problem that’s coaches fell I need to fix, I get to that and make sure I try my best to change that. I believe my coaches can send me anywhere to represent them and that I will represent them well.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on to improve your game?
When I study film I move more toward of improving my game a lot and I also focus on my opponents as well. I am very good at understanding the opponents schemes and coverages. In film room I’m always the person asking questions. I sometimes even tell my coaches ideas on what plays to run when we are studying the opponents. I pay attention to detail very much it’s very important to practice to be efficient, either that’s learning from football and in life.
Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?
What’s separates me the most from other pro players is my attitude. I really think the way I carry myself around other people, really set a positive setting on me and others. I believe that god put me on the earth to help others by my attitude and kindness. But I am very ambitious also, I’ve give my all once I set the standard. I stand out a lot even when I’m quiet my energy that I bring is louder than sound itself.
Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?
My plan for the offseason is to work everyday. I set a goal and a high standard this off season to improve on everything. even if I think Im already good at it, I’m going to try to improve it more. I have no off days it’s either I’m working out or I’m recovering. My pro day is Sunday, March 13th 1:00pm.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
I feel that my ability to adapted to my opponents is one of biggest strengths. I’m am known to not be uncomfortable during pressure in games. I believe I make big separation because of my combination of routes and size. I can run every route in the book of routes. There’s isn’t anything that I can’t do. I am am very reliable when it a tough catches. I am 80% in catches when it comes to man coverage.
Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL or any other pro leagues?
March 13th come out and see what hard work looks like. I’m very confident that you will leave out with a lot of good things on your minds. I strongly believe I am someone that can really do great things in the future of professional football.