Zachery Curry: 2020 Pro Prospect Interview

Name: Zachery Curry
School:  Ouachita Baptist
Position: DL
Height:  6’2″
Weight: 270

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

Start every game my Senior year and to be a big team guy and also a leader. Stay healthy. Build off my off season and get some All Conference Noterietay and to also 3 peat and win Conference.

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

My coaches would say I did a good job trying to lead and I always brought some juice to everything whether it was weights, practice, walk thru, and the game. In my short stint here I made an impression on anybody I came across. As for teammates, I couldn’t tell you what they would say honestly. They probably would say I brought the energy every time we stepped out there and I was a brother I could lean on, especially my brothers in the trenches on the D line with me. Countless times in practice or the game where we had to dig deep and make a way. Love my teammates.

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

I really look at my technique, and try to go through what I was thinking. Then try to see how I could have played it different or should have played the play.

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

I would say my versatility and IQ. I feel I’m a smart player and I utilize that a lot, and feel I can play anywhere, inside or out.

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

I plan on training with a couple different trainers and do a lot of body maintenance to have my body 110% ready. Do things outside the box to elevate my game.

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

A hard worker, with a good work ethic. I know how to be a leader or follow someone’s lead. I have a tremendous hustle. I have a great football IQ, versatile to play any position on the defensive line at a high level.

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

I worked hard to get this far and I plan on working harder to get where I need to be and I know I’m prepared to play at a higher level. I’m aggressive at the point of attack and I do my job at a high level. I have a mind for the game and ready to play at the next level.

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