Name: Kiante Northington
College: Eastern Kentucky
Position: Defensive Back
Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?
Kiante: Finesse, Instinct, and confidence.
Q: How are you going to train/prepare this offseason in preparation for the draft or other pro opportunities?
Kiante: I’m going to push myself to new limits because I know getting to play professional football isn’t easy and opportunities like these don’t happen everyday.
Q: If you could compare yourself to one current or former NFL player who would it be and why?
Kiante: Tyrann Mathieu because he can play anywhere in the secondary and I can as well.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?
Kiante: When studying, I look at receiver splits, different formations, and QB tendencies.
Q: What separates you from other players at your position?
Kiante: What separates me is I play with instinct and technique.
Q: What kind of abilities would you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
Kiante: The abilities that would stand out is that I’m a high character guy, can blend in well with different groups of people, and I can learn a playbook fast.
Q: What is your final pitch/sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?
Kiante: The final pitch I would sell is that I’m a play maker and I can play every position in the secondary.