Name: Mike Carrigan
School: Kent State
Q: What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?
My main two goals was to end my collegiate career on the winning side of things, & for me to lead by example for the underclassman. & for the first time in my 4 years we did accomplish that goal by winning our first bowl game in program history.
Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?
A competitive player who hates to lose, very coach able, and a fast learner. & at the end of the day I’m all about having fun.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on to improve your game?
I focus on who’s going to be guarding me, I like to look for their strengths and weaknesses so I can know how to defeat them. Overall I like to study our opponents main coverages and what they like to go to in certain situations.
Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?
My football IQ & no matter the opponent I can always find a way to get pass the secondary. My ego to never quit no matter the circumstance makes me who I am.
Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?
Continue to train with my strength and conditioning coach. He’s a great person and knows what he’s talking about. & he’ll have me ready when it’s time to perform.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
I will bring speed to any team, but also high energy , a positive attitude , & mainly being a great team player on and off the field.
Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL or any other pro leagues?
With me you’ll get the best version of me everyday, person who’s going to come in and work on the little things and do whatever it takes to be great. A team player who just wants to get better and win.