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NFL Draft Diamonds Prospect Interview: Ryheem Malone, WR, University of Louisiana Lafayette

Ryheem Malone the wide receiver from Louisiana Lafayette is a speedy wide out who recently sat down with NFL Draft Diamonds owner Damond Talbot.

• Name: Ryheem Malone 

• Height: 5090

• Weight: 194

• Position: WR/KR/PR

• College: University of Louisiana Lafayette

• Twitter: @Dreamteamh15

Tell us about your hometown, and what you love most about it?

• Jasper, Texas is my home town and it’s a family oriented place everybody know everybody and it’s all love there.

List these three in order of importance and why: Film Study, Strength and Conditioning and Practice?

• Film- defensive recognition/Tendencies. And you also get to study your appointment such as me I play wide out. so I like to know what hand he’s pressing with first step eyes in the back field aggressive or soft corner I like to know my opponent before we meet 

What do you worry about, and why?

• Strength- Is most definitely important it separates you and make sure your at your best ability 

Practice – one of the most important part cause it’s basically the game in my eyes it’s plays that’s going to get ran and it’s help you visualize and create muscle memory on what you trying to do . 

Give me an example of when you failed at something. How did you react and how did you overcome failure?

• I don’t really worry a lot I just work.

What do your teammates say is your best quality?

• My teammates would say I lead by example and big time playmaker .

Who is the best player you have ever played against in college?

• Xavien Howard 

What would your career be if you couldn’t play football? 

• Engineering 

Room, desk and car – which do you clean first?

• Room most definitely 

If there was a disaster and you could either save three strangers or one family member, which would you choose and why?

• Family member I’m a family person 

If you could be any television or movie character, who would you be and why?

• I would most definitely be Bobby Swagger, and cause he’s a sniper I’ve always dreamed of being a sniper 

Tell me about your biggest adversity in life and how you’ve dealt with or overcome it?

• When I transferred and had to sit out a year , I just mad the most of everyday trying to get better knowing my hard work would pay off 

What is your most embarrassing moment?

• Walking in the airport talking to this girl and tripped over her bag feel and dropped my drink 

What was the most memorable play of your collegiate career?

• Touchdown against Texas A&M

What song best describes your work ethic?

• Meek Mill – Championship 

What is the most important trait you can have (Physical or Non-Physical) to help you succeed at the next level? 

• Knowledge of the game 

If you could bring one person back from the dead for one day, who would it be and why?

• My dad 

If you were to open a dance club, what would you name it? 

• Sin City

Who is the most underrated player in the NFL? 

• T.Y Hilton

Would you rather be liked or respected, and why?

• Respected , cause no matter what you do people will always have negative things to say about you 

Do you love to win, or hate to lose?

• I hate to lose 

Who has been the biggest influence on your life and explain why?

• My momma, cause she motivates me I seen her struggling growing up and she always pushed me to go harder no matter what was going on in life.

Damond Talbot

NFL Draft Diamonds was created to assist the underdogs playing the sport. We call them diamonds in the rough. My name is Damond Talbot, I have worked extremely hard to help hundreds of small school players over the past several years, and will continue my mission. We have several contributors on this site, and if they contribute their name and contact will be in the piece above. You can email me at

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