Logan Justus: 2020 Pro Prospect Interview
Name: Logan Justus
Q: What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?
In my last collegiate season I set a high standard for myself. Personally I set out to be the most accurate kicker while providing my team the winning edge. I had a large goal to be as reliable as possible. I also wanted to become a team leader to ensure the younger team members have the best future. I believe I accomplished these goals by holding the Indiana University record for the highest career percentage.
Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?
I know my coaches and teammates would say that I am a humble and reliable player. They would say that I am very invested into making myself better and improving for the team. They would say that I am a team player who is willing to do anything to help. They would see that I can be a leader and mentor due to the way I lead by example. Additionally, they would say that I am very flexible and able to adapt and handle any situation in pressure.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on to improve your game?
I believe that film is essential in being a kicker. By breaking down the smallest details in form, it could help improve my results. I believe that there is no perfect kick, so by aiming small and analyzing the small details, I can improve my kicks to chase perfection.
Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?
I believe what separates me from other prospect kickers is my attention to detail and ability to remain comfortable in any situation. My dedication and work ethic are special. I’m able to adapt to any environment or condition while kicking. I believe my height on the ball and consistency is hard to compete against.
Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?
I have been kicking and training in Bloomington, Indiana as well as Buffalo, New York with my kicking coach Adam Tanalski. I have also been doing weight training and conditioning with STA Performance.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
I believe that I will bring a great leadership attitude to any team as well as an unbreakable energy and drive for success. I will be able to show I’m a respectable and reliable team member on and off the field. I also will be at my best when it counts the most in order to provide the winning edge for my team by gaining trust through my repetition and work.
Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL/CFL or any other pro leagues?
I am a very determined and easily coachable person who has high expectations for the work I do on and off the field. I believe that through my work ethic and mindset I have the ability to be successful. I love to compete and execute my job at kicking at the highest level/standard possible.