Delano Ware: 2023 Pro Prospect Interview

Name: Delano Ware
School: Western Michigan University/University of Illinois
Position: S/Nickel
Height: 6-0
Weight: 195

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

My goals for my final collegiate season were to play my best game, become a leader on the team my teammates could count on and graduate college. I accomplish my goals by sacrificing time and going the extra mile. Taking care of my priorities made me successful.

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

My coaches and teammates would talk about my relentless effort I put on the field which causes game changing plays. They would also state how I play with passion and aggression I have also been recognized for my about my leadership and the ability to retain information.

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

I watch film to correct myself on my movements and technique. I also watch my opponents tendencies and see what they expose. I study weaknesses and strength of my opponent.

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

I know where I get my ability from. My Lord and Savior Jesus Christ has blessed me with this talent and I will not take this for granted. I will continue to sharpen my skills and make an impact on my teammates lives through my blessings. I play this game with intensity and it shows throughout film. I make big time plays against big time players. The film will show that.

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

I will continue to train for speed, strength, durability and mobility.

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

I have the ability to bring people together. Football brings brotherhood and that’s what I’m about. I have many strengths and abilities to be an enforcer on the field. I am not taken lightly when I line up in the field.

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

You are getting more than just a football player when you get me. I am a God fearing man that believes hard work beats talent. I will not be out worked. I know how it feels to have your back against the wall and get it out the mud. I am an overcomer, I am successful, and I won’t stop till I achieve it.