Sidney Lawson: 2019 Draft Prospect Interview

Name: Sidney Lawson
School: Saint Augustine’s
Position: DB
Height: 5’9″
Weight: 180

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

I became one of top DB’s in my Conference my final collegiate season. I finished top 2 in the conference in Interceptions. I ended the season with 4 INTs. I was All-CIAA & I was invited to a senior bowl called the FCS Bowl.

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

My coaches would say I’m a very outstanding athlete. I am very passionate and determined type of player. A “go getter” I would say.

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

Honestly I want to improve my game & knowledge on a pro Level. Putting myself in more positions so I can make more plays & good tendencies to help study the game of film better!

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

What separates me from other DBs, I think I’m very versatile at any position. I can play the corner, Nickel, safety. I would say I’m a lock down corner!

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

I will prepare to be bigger, faster, stronger than I was. I really want to capitalize my 40 time & honestly having more strength for the game of football! I think that’s what’s going to make me elite at the pro level.

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

I would say I’m just an overall great athlete. You can’t teach talent. I’m so natural at what I do. I’m more than a one dimensional player. I can do a lot for a team!

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

My final pitch I was say is if you get Sidney Lawson, you are going to get a hard working player that proves he belongs in the league. I took some long steps too get here, but I’m not finished yet! There is more to come.