Rhys Byrns: 2023 Pro Prospect Interview
Name: Rhys Byrns
School: University of Louisiana
Q: What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?
The goals I set out was to help my team win another championship, unfortunately we fell short however individually I wanted to be first team all conference again which I achieved.
Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?
They would say that I am hard working, positive and uplifting. They would also say that I am consistent.
Q: When you are studying film, what are the things you focus on to improve your game?
I watch a lot of film on the opposition. I generally know pretty well what rush or hold up a team is in so I can efficiently hold on to the ball and let my guys get down there, or know when I have to rush and get it off fast pre snap.
Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?
What separates me is that I am very consistent and will always deliver when needed. You know what you are going to get and I will provide it.
Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?
I am training in Lafayette and just getting stronger, faster, more flexible and more ready to compete.
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 is that I’m very passionate and dedicated, I will flip the field and make it easy on the defense.
Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL and any other pro leagues?
I have a lot of experience punting these last five seasons and will always put the team first, and do my job to the best of my ability.