Lee Bennett: 2018 Draft Prospect Interview
Name: Lee Bennett
School: Mercer University
Position: Inside Linebacker
Q: What were some of your goals heading into your final collegiate season?
To win a conference championship and become an All-American.
Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?
Athletic, Stealthy, and Savvy.
Q: How will you train and prepare this offseason for the draft or other pro opportunities?
I will be working on my running mechanics and speed for the 40 yard dash.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?
I look at the weakness of the Offensive Line and think of ways to expose them in the run game.
Q: What separates you from the other players at your position?
My work ethic and determination.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
The ability to take the ball away from the opposing team and the integrity of a great leader off the field.
Q: What is your final pitch or sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?
I’m a passionate player who loves the game and puts my all into it. I’ve been underrated with concerns to football ever since I could remember, but I preserved and stayed the course. With that being said, my plans are not to end my football career at the collegiate level, but to play for a professional team and excel on and off the field.