Kornelius Saxton: 2018 Draft Prospect Interview
Name: Kornelius Saxton
School: Olivet College
Position: Wide Receiver
Q: What were some of your goals heading into your final collegiate season?
Well my goals where to make it to playoffs as a team, lead the conference in receiving yards, make 1st team All-American, and to just help my team in anyway I could.
Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?
Coachable, competitive, explosive.
Q: How will you train and prepare this offseason for the draft or other pro opportunities?
I will be in Woodstock, Georgia training with Plae Hard Athletics for 7 weeks from January 8th through February 24th and any other opportunity to train that I can be invited to or find.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?
When I watch film, I look for the coverages and how the defense plays those coverages and how I can get open against them. Also, I look at the DBs and watch how they defend different routes and how I can get open against them.
Q: What separates you from the other players at your position?
What separates me from other athletes at my position is that I am determined to become better by any means and I will put in the work where it is needed and not to give up on it until I become the best I can be.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
Some strengths of mine are I am coachable and always looking to improve my game on the field. Off the field, I am respectful, responsible, and won’t embarrass my name or the name of the team.
Q: What is your final pitch or sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?
Final pitch will be I am thankful for this opportunity and I will work hard and relentlessly to prove that they did not make the wrong decision.