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NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Brandon Brown, DB, Bentley University

What is your name?

Brandon Brown

What is your Height/Weight?

6’0 208

What is your position?

Strong Safety/ Outside Linebacker

Where do you play college football?

Bentley University

Where are you from?

Prince George’s County, Maryland

Who is your role model, and why?

Sean Taylor. One of the hardest hitters to ever play the game

Who was your favorite teacher?

Ms. Caldwell, my Theory of Knowledge teacher in high school

Did you play any other sports growing up?

Ran Track for 8 years

Who was the toughest player you ever faced?

Jeff Kidd from LIU Post

Who is the most underrated player on your team?

Joey Piatnik, not one tight end in our league could block him and had his way with most Offensive Lineman in our conference.

What is the one song that would fire you up before the biggest game of your life? Dreams and Nightmares Meek Mill

If you could compare your play to one player in the NFL who would it be and why?

Sean Taylor, in terms of aggressiveness and my nose for the ball

What was the biggest obstacle in your life you had to overcome, and how did you overcome it?

Playing in a game the day after my Grandfathers funeral. I had to fly to Maryland from Boston the day before and fly back the next day just hours before the game. The encouragement from my players and God helped me overcome it.

Do you have any pre-game rituals?

Pray to God on my own

What was the most memorable play of your collegiate career?

My sophomore year I hit Brandon Brown-Dukes, who I believe is on the Steelers practice squad, right as he turned around from catching a screen pass. On top of that the photographer captured the moment perfectly which made for a memorable picture.

What is the coolest thing you ever did off the field for someone else?

My church has a warm nights week once a year. This involves making meals for the homeless and interacting with them which was a really humbling experience.

Who was your favorite NFL team growing up?

Washington Redskins

If you could have dinner with three people dead or alive, who would you choose?

Barack Obama, Sean Taylor, Lil Wayne

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