Name: Quadarias Mireles
College: Faulkner (Western Illinois Transfer)
Position: Defensive Back
Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?
Quadarias: Confident, Fast, Aggressive.
Q: How are you going to train/prepare this offseason in preparation for the draft or other pro opportunities?
Quadarias: I’m going to continue to workout and condition my body to be in the best shape and also I’m going to continue crafting and sharping my skills.
Q: If you could compare yourself to one current or former NFL player who would it be and why?
Quadarias: I would have to compare myself to Tyrann Mathieu because I play the same position he plays and I make the same type of plays. We are also fairly close in measurable.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?
Quadarias: I focus on concepts and tendency that the offense my have. I also look for the type of athlete I’m going against as an advantage when guarding him.
Q: What separates you from other players at your position?
Quadarias: My attitude, my maturity, my drive, and understanding of the position. I’m aggressive in the run game and have the speed the run players down stopping a touchdown.
Q: What kind of abilities would you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
Quadarias: My communication will stand out on and off the field. Off the field, I’m the type of guy that likes to get involved with things and just keeping up with the players and coaches to stay on top of things. On the field, I like to communicate with the defense to build that trust and relationship to help make our defense great.
Q: What is your final pitch/sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?
Quadarias: I’m a diamond in the rough. My road was a little different which made me so determined to be a successful football player. When you have someone that feels like they will die to play a sport that you coach, how could you go wrong with a guy like that?