Marquez Sanford: 2019 Draft Prospect Interview

Name: Marquez Sanford
School: Murray State
Position: CB/RS
Height: 5’11”
Weight: 190

Q: What goals did you accomplish heading into your final collegiate season?

Honestly none. My team was good enough to make the playoffs this season. I didn’t make enough plays. Playoffs was the biggest goal I had this season.

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

Physical, tough, and smart player who’s always trying to get better and learn.

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

Focus on the scheme the offense runs. Things such as how many times they run the ball on first and second down. Usually I focus on the numbers to adjust the way I play each game.

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

I’m a physical corner that’s not afraid to play in the box or face offensive lineman. I’m very smart on the field.

Q: How will you train and prepare this offseason for the draft or other pro opportunities?

Working on securing a spot at a training facility at the moment.

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

Well, I can return kicks and play all special teams. I bring leadership on and off the field. I never had any issues on both. I’m sure if I’m hanging out with a teammate, we’ll be doing the right thing.

Q: What is your final pitch or sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?

Film is the almighty key. The eye in the sky never lies. My tape speaks for itself.