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2022 NFL Draft Prospect Interview: Paul Reeves, DB, University of Arkansas Pine-Bluff

Paul Reeves the versatiel defensive back from the University of Arkansas Pine-Bluff recently sat down with NFL Draft Diamonds owner Damond Talbot.
Paul Reeves the versatiel defensive back from the University of Arkansas Pine-Bluff recently sat down with NFL Draft Diamonds writer Justin Berendzen
  • Name: Paul Reeves
  • Position: DB
  • College: University of Arkansas Pine Bluff
  • Height: 5’9″
  • Weight: 196 lbs
  • Twitter: @paulreeves
  • Instagram: @trenchangelp

What should we know about Paul Reeves the person?

You should know that I am compassionate, I like to think that I’m a born leader, selfless, and a servant to everyone around me.

If you could hang out with any football player past or present for a day who and why?

I would hang out with Troy Polamalu, just to pick his brain. Not only about football but about life and spirituality as well.

What made you decide you wanted to be a football player?

My dad who was the head peewee football coach started me off at 5 years old and my love for the game grew each year.

What sets you apart from other defensive backs?

I think what sets me apart is my ability to understand what offenses are trying to do, understanding the mindset of the OC and my football IQ.

What do you think are the keys to success on the football field?

I believe that if you are mentally on point, your heart and attitude is in the right place then you will be successful and film study.

What are your favorite moments from your football life?

My favorite moments in football were during our spring ‘21 season when we were Swac west champs.

How do you handle challenges both in life and on the football field?

I embrace challenges, I know that challenges are opportunities for growth. I love a challenge.

What do you love about the game of football?

I love to make plays for my team, I love the feeling of overcoming, I love to respond to adversity. I love to be dependable, football gives you the opportunity to do those things, that’s why I love the game.

What type of energy do you bring onto the football field?

I believe the energy I bring to the field is intense, rare, unmatched and is often anticipated. The energy in my game comes from the most high.

What would a team get in a player like you?

A team will get a servant leader, a team player.. a player that will boost any room that he’s in, a player that’s resilient and professional.

How are you planning to prepare for the draft?

I will prepare by training my physical body as well as my spiritual body. I will work to be my best on all levels.

What is your favorite coverage and why?

I don’t really have a favorite coverage, I just love playing defense.

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