Montel Barree: 2022 Pro Prospect Interview

Name: Montel Barree
School: Texas College
Position: DT

Height: 6’1”
Weight: 312

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

Wanted to make a play maker and set the bar high for the rest of my teammates.

Q: How do you think you took advantage of the extra year of eligibility to increase your chances of going pro?

It was fine, last season was my best, ranking me #9 in the conference.

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

I’m the type of player to set the tone & get the whole team, also make the big plays in big time situations.

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

When studying film focus on the little things I could have done to maybe read the block primary pre snaps in the differences in formation.

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

I can play from the 0 to the 9 at my weight I’m still be able to control my gaps in assignments.

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

My plan is to get leaner, quicker and more explosive off the ball. Also better my nutrition to stay in better shape.

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

My strengths & abilities I will bring to a team is giving 110 % on every snap that my number is call making the plays that I know that I can make. My abilities is getting to the quarterback disrupting and closing the pocket while also play my blocks correctly.

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

Also off the field I will do whatever I have too to help the community in anyway possible. To the NFL I’ll make sure to be the best player to any team that needs me at any position to make a play. Being the underdog makes me work harder everyday of my life until I get the opportunity I always wanted since birth!