Name: Mike Jones
School: West Texas A&M
Q: What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?
In my final season, my main goals were and are to be accountable ,reliable for my team at all times, and have an undeniable presence on the field.
Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?
My coaches and teammate would describe me as a relentless player no matter who’s line up across for me. I always strive to never quit or give up, in many occasions that the difference between winning and losing.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on to improve your game?
When studying film , I am attentive to details like down and distance, movements by players play by play, and the tendencies that a team or player have in situational moments.
Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?
What separates me from other pro prospects is “my never give up or give in “ mentality. No matter what’s in my way either an opponent or life I will never back down and always give my all in a persistent, relentless manner.
Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?
I plan to reach another higher Gear when training. With continuous preparation I will continue to stay ready for any opportunity that is presented to me.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
Strengths and abilities that I can and will bring to a team is heart, accountability, and a relentless mentality. Also, I bring the versatility of being able to play multiple positions in the back end of the defense.
Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL or any other pro leagues?
All I need is one chance, one moment to show I belong on the field as a Pro. Throughout my life, I’ve been over looked and given to backseat. I learned to thrive at being in that role because it grew that hunger and fight to never give up and to never count myself out. Being over looked taught me how to stay diligent, do the right this and to take full advantage of the small windows of opportunity and run with it.