Ronald Peterkin: 2019 Draft Prospect Interview

Name: Ronald Peterkin
School: The Citadel 
Position: DB
Height: 6’1″
Weight: 185

Q: What goals did you accomplish heading into your final collegiate season?

Some goals I accomplished this season were getting my first start and first turnover.

Q: What would your coaches say about the type of player you are?

That I am a great teammate that excels on special teams, I can make plays in space, and that I understand how to play defense schematically.

Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on to improve your game?

When I’m studying film I focus on break points from my opponent and myself, my technique, for example how low I am or if I’m deep enough in a coverage, where my eyes are and first steps.

Q: What separates you from the other players at your position?

My heart, will to win, plays special teams and can play anywhere in the defensive backfield.

Q: How will you train and prepare this offseason for the draft or other pro opportunities?

Moving on to the next level, I need to elevate my preparation, consistency, and execution on and off the field to attain my professional goals. This offseason I will meal prep, schedule, and devote more of my time to perfecting my craft.

Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?

A versatile defensive back that can cover and fit run gaps willingly with a team first mentality.

Q: What is your final pitch or sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?

I want to win, I want to put myself in the best position to be successful at all times, and I love the game of football.