NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Michael Moore, DE, University of Virginia
NFL Draft Diamonds and our staff have been bringing our readers Prospect Interviews over the past 2 years and this year we mixed up the questions and added some fun questions for our readers. We have tons of NFL staff that read our interviews, and we actually received several of the questions from NFL scouts we speak too. This gives them a little bit more information regarding your character. We hope to bring you more than 300 interviews of NFL Draft Prospects this season. You will be able to track them all on the front page of our website in the banner.
What is your name?
What is your Height/Weight?
What is your position?
Defensive End/ Linebacker/ Defensive Tackle
Where do you play college football?
University of Virginia
Football is about giving back, what is the coolest thing you have done off the field?
During the season go do hospital visits, and boys and girl club
What was the hardest college class you ever had to take?
Where are you from?
Who is your role model, and why?
Dad. Great football player who is humble
Did you play any other sports growing up?
Did you play any other positions in football?
Linebacker and Defensive Tackle
At your position, what separates you from others?
Versatility and smart
When you are breaking down film, what do you look for?
I look for offensive lineman’s weaknesses and how they get beat
Who was the toughest player you ever faced?
Notre Dame’s offensive line
If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?
Michael Bennett because his versatility at his position and being able to go inside
What was the biggest obstacle in your life you had to overcome, and how did you overcome it?
Going into college and not playing right away. I sat down and told muskeg to get better and my time would come and threw my anger away.
Do you have any pre-game rituals?
Take a shower hours before the game
What is your biggest strength?
Always play up to talent
What is your biggest weakness?
Can sometimes let fatigue get to me.
If I were a GM and gave you a second to sell yourself, what would you say?
I would say that I will help you win a Super Bowl because I can bring versatility to your D-Line and I cause no trouble
Who was your favorite player and/or NFL team growing up?
If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?
My Dad, Ray Lewis and Michael Strahan
What will be the first big item you buy once you are in the NFL?
- Tupac or Biggie?
- NFL Network or ESPN?
- Coke or Pepsi?
- Pizza or Burgers?
- Dogs or Cats?