Derwin Johnson: 2023 Pro Prospect Interview

Name: Derwin Johnson
School: University of Redlands
Position: CB/Nickel
Height: 6-0
Weight: 190

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

A goal I set this past season was to be better in the run game and I was.

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

Scrappy and Athletic.

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


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

I slow the game down no matter who lined up in front of me.

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

I’m working lots of speed and technique.

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

I’m a locker room guy, I can help on special teams returning or tackling, I bring speed, good coverage, and I’m a for sure tackler!

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

I been a underdog and doubted my whole life. I got a chip on my shoulder and I’m ready to work and prove myself right! Come get me!