Milton Williams: 2021 Pro Prospect Interview
Name: Milton Williams
School: Louisiana Tech
Q: In your final collegiate season, what goals did you accomplish this fall or set for this upcoming spring?
I wanted to lead my conference in Sacks and TFL, I was close, but we had like 4 games in row that were cancelled. I still feel like I made my impact on every game that I played in.
Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?
My coaches and teammates would say that I am a leader and a hard worker. Before the season I was voted as captain by the players, so that shows you what they thought of me.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on to improve your game?
My biggest focus on film was my pad level and making sure that I was taking the right steps to play a variety of blocks.
Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?
The thing that separates me is that I’m versatile, I have the ability to play any position on the defensive line. My IQ, and my speed, I will run faster than any other defensive tackle in my draft class.
Q: What is your plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities, especially with the virus limiting pro days/training facilities/etc?
Right now I’m am training at Exos in Frisco Texas. I chose to come here because I knew a lot of top prospects for the draft were coming here as well, so I wanted to come here and compete with them. Also, Exos had their own Pro Day on Feb 27th and my Pro Day for Louisiana Tech was March 18th.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
I’m a high character guy. I have never been in any type of trouble and the strengths I have on the field is my speed, quickness, my strength.
Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL/CFL or any other professional leagues?
Playing professional football has always been a dream of mine, so if I get that opportunity, no one will outwork me.