Mason Spence: 2020 Pro Prospect Interview

Name: Mason Spence
School: Assumption
Position: DB
Height: 5’9″
Weight: 192

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

My main goal in my final collegiate season was to be a leader for the underclassmen along with getting another NE10 Championship.

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

My peers would say I am an instinctive player that plays with one speed. Also a team player, leader, sure tackler and playmaker.

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

When studying film I try to pinpoint my inconsistencies within my game. Those can be my technique, alignment, assignment, and how well I executed a play. Along with critiquing my skills I watch a lot of offense to understand the game better as a whole. When scouting an opponent I like to focus on route combinations and offense personnel consistencies. Seeing wide receivers split to viewing RB depth are examples that give me that much more of an edge on my competition.

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

My physicality, sure tackling skills, coachability, leadership and IQ Is what I believe separates me from other pro prospects.

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

When at school I started to train st “Exceed Sports Performance” with trainer Sean Smith. Since I have been home, I have been working out with fellow Pro Prospects.

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

Being named captain this previous season shows I am someone people look to for guidance and inspiration. My leadership qualities will be an asset to any organization on and off the field. Along with that my ability to play throughout the backend in a defensive scheme. My instincts are a quality that directly translate to production. Off the field I wouldn’t be a liability to an organization.

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

You’ll be getting a dog that loves the game for what it is. A coachable leader that wants to perfect his craft and maximize any given opportunity.