Timothy Perry: 2020 Pro Prospect Interview

Name: Timothy Perry
School: Western New Mexico
Position: DT
Height: 6’0″
Weight: 280

Q: What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?

My goal this season was to finish the fight. Going into my senior season I wanted to be in the best condition of my life due to the altitude being high in Silver City,New Mexico. I also wanted to a consistent run stopper and dominant the pass rush game.

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

My coaches would say I am a relentless hard worker. Day in and day out, I come to do my job consistently without taking any days off.

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

When I study film I focus on technique and tendencies. I like to analyze how an offensive line aligns to certain defensive fronts as well I look for what Pass rush move gives that guard or center I’m going against a hard time. I try to pick up our opponents tendencies by seeing if a team favorite 10,11,20 or even 30 personnel.

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

My work ethic and leadership amongst my peers separate me.

Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?

I will be training in San Diego with collaboration of some of the best to do it, DC Athletics, RTA (Ronnie Taylor Athletics) and sports and fitness instructor Jereke Armstrong for my professional combine March 28.  With these people, we will be working a combination of speed, strength and fieldwork drills.

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

My Strengths would be my ability to be a dominant run stopper using my leverage. I am a player who demands a double team.

Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL or any other pro leagues?

In retrospect, you need a person who is going to make the play and I am your guy without a doubt. I can be your person on and off the field, leading by example with good morals and stewardship. You won’t regret your choice.