LaDarian McFarland: 2020 Pro Prospect Interview

Name: LaDarian McFarland
School: UTSA
Position: LB/S
Height: 6’3″
Weight: 215

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

One of the goals that I was able to accomplish in my final season is to be a starter & best possible teammate & leader I could be for my team.

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

Most would agree that I’m just a guy who doesn’t say much & just puts his head down & work. It’s just in my nature.

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

I’m a huge tendency breaker I look for bad habits in my opponent’s that can help to my advantage & things that I also too could eliminate to help elevate my game to the best it could possibly be.

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

My work ethic I just believe no one works as hard as I do & given the opportunity I planned to prove that. Anyone that has ever been around me could vouch for how hard I push not only myself but others around me.

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

I plan on to continue my training here in San Antonio & finish my schooling unless further opportunities deem otherwise.

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

I’m a versatile player throughout my time in college I’ve played a multitude of positions including Safety, Inside & outside linebacker with a lot of snaps on special teams. Off the field I believe that I am a guy who can become a positive role model & influence any community/environment that I am around.

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

I’m a guy who’s going to come in compete every single day. I’ve never wanted anything handed I work for everything my work ethic & faith are the main things that have gotten me this far. Given the chance I know I will be able to prove my value to someone on & off the field.