Shamire DeVine: 2018 Draft Prospect Interview
Name: Shamire DeVine
School: Georgia Tech
Position: Offensive Guard
Q: What were some of your goals heading into your final collegiate season?
My goals going into the season was to be as impactful and useful to my brothers on the team and stride for the best possible outcome for the season.
Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?
Calm, Collective, and Forceful.
Q: How will you train and prepare this offseason for the draft or other pro opportunities?
I’ve already started training, I’m striding to change my BMI/body fat, get faster, and maintain my endurance and conditioning.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?
When watching film, I look at all who I am going against to try to find their play style. When I watch on myself, I look for signs that could help the opposing team and try to correct them.
Q: What separates you from the other players at your position?
I feel like what separates me in my position compared to others, outside of my size, is my long arms for passing and my awareness of outside threats to the QB in the pocket.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
Off the field I’m on time, willing to listen, and I love to help fans and random people. On the plus side, you can’t get in trouble if you love movies and video games. On the field, I listen to the changes that are called and communicate them to others.
Q: What is your final pitch or sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?
My final pitch would be that I’m willing to play anywhere a team needs or wants me, from Guard to Tackle to Nose to Defensive Tackle. Even iff they need me as a running back, I’ll do it to my absolute best of my ability.