Tristen Taylor: 2022 Pro Prospect Interview
Name: Tristen Taylor
School: Eastern Washington University
What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?
I wanted to play in a National Championship Game but we ended up losing in the 2nd round of playoffs and I wanted earn All American and All Conference again.
Q: How do you think you took advantage of the extra year of eligibility to increase your chances of going pro?
I think it helped me learn the game more and become more savvy with my play style, also I felt like I was in the best shape possible this past year.
Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?
No matter what I always show up to play on game day and I don’t make many mistakes.
Q: When you are studying film, what are the things you focus on to improve your game?
I like to look at the formation we are in and what defense they run to it the most and think of the plays we have in that formation that week and I also watch the guys I go against.
Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?
I can play any position on the Offensive Line and I’m savvy with things I do and can also move people.
Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?
I am going to play in the Hula Bowl in the coming weeks and then I am going to be training in Orlando, FL.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
Someone that Is always going to be a pro and not hurt the team in any way.
Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL and any other pro leagues?
I’ll be ready to play wherever a team needs me and I will excel in that position.