Matt Lehman: 2018 Draft Prospect Interview

Name: Matt Lehman
School: Clarion University
Position: Wide Receiver
Height: 6’1″
Weight: 200

Q: What were some of your goals heading into your final collegiate season?

My team goal was always to win a championship and after having a great previous year, we felt that was attained. As far as individual goals go, I was looking to break all of Clarion receiving records. I was able to tie the all time receiving touchdown record and finished in 3rd with most receiving yards and 4th in most receptions.

Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?

Relentless, explosive, fast.

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

I began training with Tim Cortazzo at FSQ sports in Trafford, PA. The last couple months were spent training for combine specific type drills. Since the pro days have ended, the training will shift more towards position specific.

Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?

I look mostly for defensive back tendencies and see how they like to play.

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

I think my ability to go up and get the ball at its highest point is one of my better skills.

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

They are going to be getting someone who does the right things and likes to work hard.

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

I’m just looking for an opportunity to prove myself and I’ll be able to get it done by any means necessary.