Name: Louis Quinones
School: Valley City State
Q: What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?
The goals I had set for my final season was to be an All-American/First team All-Conference and to break my schools running back records in which I was able to accomplish both All- American and First Team All-Conference and broke the schools rushing record and tied the rushing TD record.
Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?
What they would say is that I am very passionate about this game. They would say that I’m a person that strives to become the best I can be and someone that people can count on to lead them to success.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on to improve your game?
What I focus on to improve my game as a running back is understanding what the O-line is doing and what concepts they go through during the play so I can be more efficient at finding holes and reading my blocks.
Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?
What separates me is the ability to be coachable and understand different ways to improve myself as both a player and a person. Also, the very competitive nature that is in me to always push myself to work harder than the guy ahead of me.
Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?
I decided to go back home to Colorado Springs and be trained by Ex-NFL players in an indoor facility that they have provided. I am also training with other NFL prospect Quarter Backs from different colleges to work on route running as a Running Back and Wide Receiver.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
My biggest strength to teams is the versatility that I have as a player to be used in the run game or pass game as well as special teams. My ability to build relationships and bonds with teammates to build trust and bonds to be successful is something that I take pride in as well.
Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL or any other pro leagues?
I would say that all I need is one opportunity and one team to believe in me to prove that I am able to play in any league that I am in. I am a person who is hard working and puts there all into preparing to overcome anything that stands in my way of being successful. I will be someone that never settles for less and will always hold my self to a high standard to become the best person I can be both on and off the field.