Name: Tashad Charity
School: University Arkansas Pine Bluff
Position: Defensive End
Q: What were some of your goals heading into your final collegiate season?
My goal heading into the season was to win the SWAC Championship, win the Celebration Bowl, and become part of the All-SWAC Conference team.
Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?
Smart, Resilience, Fearless.
Q: How will you train and prepare this offseason for the draft or other pro opportunities?
I will be training at D1 sports in Little Rock, Arkansas to prepare myself mentally and physically to create myself an opportunity to play professionally.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?
When I study film on an opponent, I tend to be a student and study his tendencies and habits. As well as underlining my strengths and weaknesses against a certain offense.
Q: What separates you from the other players at your position?
What makes me different from most players is that I work on perfecting my craft daily with fundamental base drills and techniques at my position. I play with no fear and I’m very coachable.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
I’m a such a vital focal point in the locker room, I’m all about team camaraderie, I’m vocal, I have leadership qualities, and I’m all about winning.
Q: What is your final pitch or sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?
If I was given the opportunity to join a professional team, I will buy into the system and play my role as a playmaker and leader, with discipline and focus.