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2021 NFL Draft Prospect Interview: Daquan Pridget, DB, Shenandoah University

Daquan Pridget had a three interception game in the season opener against Methodist and Pridget was named ODAC DPOW!
  • Name: Daquan Pridget
  • Height: 5’10
  • Weight: 190
  • Position: Defensive Back
  • College: Shenandoah University
  • Twitter: @fieldofdreams__

What is the best restaurant in your hometown city?

  • That’s a hard one but I am going with Chef Lucky’s

When breaking down your film what will stick out?

  • My speed and awareness! When the ball doesn’t come my way I’m locking down, I have no wasted movements

If you won the lotto, what is the first thing you would do with the money?

  • Invest the money to make more. Then buy a nice home and take care of my Mother

What has been your biggest failure?

  • I don’t look at things as failures just lessons learned

What do your teammates say is your best quality?

  • I would say my hardwork and determination. 

Who is the hardest working teammate on your team?

  • Jack Massie 

Have you ever had a nickname? What is it?

  • Quanchoo

What is your degree in, if you do not make it as a football player, what is your dream job?

  • Business Administration, I’m thinking of having my own business  

What is your coolest life moment?

  • Coolest moment is when Ray Lewis signed my report card when I was in middle school and told me to never give up on my dream no matter how hard the road to achieve it is.

What song would you sing at Karaoke night?

  • Meek Mill- Dreams and Nightmares

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If you could pick any actor to play you in a movie, who are you picking?

  • Ice Cube

Who is your favorite football team?

  • Baltimore Ravens

If you had a warning label, what would yours say?

  • Continue forward with caution 

What is your biggest fear?

  • Snakes 

Who is the most underrated player in the NFL?

  • Darius Slay

Take us through game day, How do you prepare?

  • I wake up and get myself together, go to team meal and watch film on my opponents, then as a team we do what is called a victory walk around campus. We go to the chapel where we do a prayer and have guest speakers. Then I head to the locker room where I’m 110% locked in after this point. I listen to Inky Johnson speeches before a game and i continue to watch film and listen to my playlist before its time to head to the field

Do you have any hobbies?

  • I like listening to music, playing video games

If you had to compare yourself to someone in the NFL, who would that be?

  • Jalen Ramsey because of the swag and the attitude I bring when I’m on the field, when I’m lined up across from my opponent I want him to feel my presence and know this is my field and nothing is coming easy.

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

  • My family as a whole, they support me on and off the field

What motivates you to work hard?

  • My Mother and everything that I have been through.


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