Trenton Cannon: 2018 Draft Prospect Interview
Name: Trenton Cannon
School: Virginia State University
Position: Running Back/Kick Returner
Q: What were some of your goals heading into your final collegiate season?
Heading into my senior season, some of my goals were to help win the conference championship and have a chance to compete for the national championship in the playoffs. I wanted to have a better season than my last two.
Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?
Speed, explosive, quick.
Q: How will you train and prepare this offseason for the draft or other pro opportunities?
I am currently training in Cincinnati, OH.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?
I look for defensive fronts, any weaknesses, how Linebackers and Defensive Line flow, and any of the defensive blitz.
Q: What separates you from the other players at your position?
I am a versatile player who I can run, receive, return, and throw if needed. I have great speed and vision.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
I have great break away speed that gives me the ability to make big plays. I can find small creases and use my vision and speed to hit the hole. Off the field, I have great character and know how to represent any organization I am playing for.
Q: What is your final pitch or sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?
I will push myself to the limit and go 110% every time. I am a hard worker, will continue to get better, compete and make others better around me. I love to win, so will do whatever it takes.