Walter Brady: 2019 Draft Prospect Interview

Name: Walter Brady
School: Akron
Position: DE
Height: 6’3″
Weight: 265

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

The biggest goal was to be healthy. I wanted to put myself in the best position to show that I have the ability to compete at the highest level despite suffering a football injury. Also being able to contribute to the team in the every way I could on and off the field.

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

They would agree that I am determined and coachable.

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

One of the things I focus on is my technique and position. I critique myself on knowing my assignment, ways to improve my pass-rush, and also studying my opponents- knowing what they are going to do puts me in a better position to be effective throughout the game.

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

My instinct, I play with the mentality to never allow the ball to get outside of me. I’m very versatile given the few different systems that allowed me to play stand-up & hand-down position. I’ve played every position on the Defensive Line and had success.

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

Dynamically, not only in the most diverse ways but the best ways to be in the right shape for the Pros.

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

I am very reliant. I understand my teammates expectation of me to trust and support them on and off the field.

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

In spite of my adversity In my career, I have always found ways to overcome it and succeed. I am a young- talented man with the ambition excel in my career and life. I firmly believe if given the opportunity to be on any professional team, that I would dominate on the field and be a great investment for their organization.