Name: Avery Howsare
School: Clarion University
Q: What were some of your goals heading into your final collegiate season?
As a team, I wanted to win the conference and make a run in the national playoffs.
Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?
Fast, Aggressive, and Smart.
Q: How will you train and prepare this offseason for the draft or other pro opportunities?
I will Continue to perfect my craft by working on the small detailed things that my position requires. I will also train in all the combine and pro day drills that I will be participating in.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?
When studying film, I look at tendencies in my opponent’s offense. I also look at the weaknesses and anything that will give me an edge on game day.
Q: What separates you from the other players at your position?
My athletic ability for my size, football intelligence, and potential. I would also say my high motor on the field and work ethic off the field is another key attribute that separates me from other players.
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 bring to a team someone who is willing to do whatever it takes to be the best player possible and do whatever it takes to help the team win. I was also a team captain, so I would bring leadership qualities as well.
Q: What is your final pitch or sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?
I just transitioned to the Linebacker position, so I think I am still yet to reach my full potential. I am going to continue to work on my craft and continue to get better every day. If you give me an opportunity, I will do whatever it takes to help the team succeed on the field.