Name: Charles Williams
School: Northwood University
Position: Defensive End/Linebacker
Q: What were some of your goals heading into your final collegiate season?
To help my team overcome a bad record from the season prior. I wanted to make a name for myself and my team.
Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?
Quick, Explosive, Active.
Q: How will you train and prepare this offseason for the draft or other pro opportunities?
I am training in the NFL pre draft program at Bommaritos Performance Systems in Davie, Florida.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?
Tendencies, hand placement, foot work, stamina, endurance tips, and weaknesses. I look at what they are good or comfortable at ex: running a rusher wide.
Q: What separates you from the other players at your position?
I am intelligent on the field, I help set up success for other players on the field. Jobs get done better if everyone works as one. I learned to play football in South Florida and that is an advantage itself. I’m a true competitor and fighter. I am coachable and active. I’m a Dawg on the field. I love the game of Football.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
Intelligence, professionalism, kindness, poise, chemistry, physical strength, football skill, quickness, toughness, and aggression.
Q: What is your final pitch or sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?
I’ve had to play with a chip on my shoulder my whole collegiate career. Playing for a D2 school will teach you how to not feel content, satisfied, or comfortable. Players like myself have to stay on the field all day including special teams so stamina, endurance, and playmaking is natural. Football is Football and skill is skill, I just need one opportunity and I’ll take what I deserve.