NFL Draft 2017 Prospect: Laronji Vason
Name: Laronji Vason
College: West Georgia
Position: Cornerback / Safety
Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?
Laronji: Attack the ball.
Q: How are you going to train/prepare this offseason in preparation for the draft or other pro opportunities?
Laronji: I’m going to work like I’m already in the pros, because I know it’s not going to be easy or given.
Q: If you could compare yourself to one current or former NFL player who would it be and why?
Laronji: Tyrann Mathieu, he doesn’t let his size determine how he plays, he may be small, but he plays like he’s 6’3 220.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?
Laronji: How the receivers release off the ball when he’s getting the ball or not, watch his body language, and I focus on his breaks.
Q: What separates you from other players at your position?
Laronji: My reaction time to run, pass, quick with reads
Q: What kind of abilities would you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
Laronji: On the field I’m bring a person who knows how to win and knows how to work, ears are always open soaking in knowledge from the older guys, and can take coaching. Off the field I’m going to to everything in my ability to represent my organization with class and respesct.
Q: What is your final pitch/sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?
Laronji: A guy who may be under sized, but when I’m in the pads I don’t see anyone bigger than me. I know how to work and I know what work is so you’ll never have to second guess my work ethic. I’m very smart on the field and know how to read offenses very well. I’m not afraid to come down and tackle, and I track the ball in the air very well. All together, I’m a very solid player who is just a tad bit under sized, but you won’t regret taking a chance on me once you see me in action.