Esaias Carpenter: 2023 Pro Prospect Interview

Name: Esaias Carpenter
School: Marshall University
Position: DT
Height: 6-3
Weight: 290

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

My goals this past season in a room full of talented defensive linemen, is to improve my craft towards the team’s goal of winning a conference championship.

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

I’m a reliable player that works hard and is a team player.

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

I look at what type of set I’m going to get from the o lineman, where are his hands, and what type of moves will work best against him.

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

My power and commitment to constantly improving.

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

Going to continue increasing overall strength and D line technique.

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

Responsibility is some that I bring on and off the field. You won’t have to worry about me messing up or doing anything dumb.

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

I believe that I will a reliable and helpful part of your football team. That can be trusted on and off the field.