Name: Ty’Ran Dixon
School: Newberry College
Position: DL

Height: 6’3”
Weight: 310

What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?

I wanted to be all conference and go to the playoffs.

Q: How do you think you took advantage of the extra year of eligibility to increase your chances of going pro?

It gave me time to develop as a player, it also helped raise my confidence level after coming off a knee surgery.

Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?

They would say I’m very hardworking, they would say I’m fun to be around, and I try to make the most of every opportunity.

Q: When you are studying film, what are the things you focus on to improve your game?

I focus on the lineman sets, as well as what type of blocker they are.

Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?

I can run sideline to sideline and I’m very agile.

Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?

My plan is to train for pro day, and make the most of everyday.

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 very physical and strong at the point of contact, and I also have the abilities and traits to be a great pass rusher.

Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL and any other pro leagues?

I’m just a kid looking for an opportunity. Any team that picks me will definitely be impressed. All I need is a chance.