NFL Draft 2017 Prospect: Tevin Creeks
Name: Tevin Creeks
College: West Texas A&M / Sam Houston State
Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?
Tevin: Fast, Long(arms/legs) and physical.
Q: How are you going to train/prepare this offseason in preparation for the draft or other pro opportunities?
Tevin: Footwork/hip work drills, speed/pool workouts, and weight room workouts to build/retain strength.
Q: If you could compare yourself to one current or former NFL player who would it be and why?
Tevin: Rashard Robinson former LSU cornerback now plays for the 49ers, I’ve been compared to him because of our size and skill set.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?
Tevin: I look for route tendencies, I look for the outside WRs favorite route. Look to see how they run their short routes, medium routes, and deep routes. Look for QB favorite WR and the coach’s favorite pass plays.
Q: What separates you from other players at your position?
Tevin: The fact that my arms are long for my body gives me the upper hand to be able to press WRs and play the ball in the air. My press can mess up the timing during routes.
Q: What kind of abilities would you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
Tevin: I can stand out on the field by playing with my size which will give me the ability to guard big and tall receivers, And I can slow down receivers that are faster than me with my long arms in press. Off the field I can stand out by giving back to the communities and being role models to the youth.
Q: What is your final pitch/sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?
Tevin: I’m more than just a cornerback, I am a special teams player. I have good speed to be on Kick-off(gunner) , punt teams(flyer), and punt return(blocking on the edge). I can apply my athletic ability to more than just cornerback. I played WR in JUCO.