Did you expect the Chiefs to be the team coming after you?
“I really didn’t know what to expect as far as who was coming after me. I am very grateful that the Chiefs took interest in me and I will do my best to repay them back on the field.”
Were you expecting to be drafted as a linebacker?
“Yeah, throughout the different events, most teams pretty much told me I was going to be a 3-4 linebacker. So I pretty much expected it.”
Is there anyone you have patterned your game after?
“I haven’t necessarily patterned my game after anyone per se. I just try and stick to my own game… DeMarcus Ware is an eye catcher and also Dwight Freeney.”
What do you bring to the table?
“I am a pass rusher, I can play the run very well. I will be able and willing to play special teams. Anything they need me to do I will be more than willing to do.”
Where did you think you would go in this draft?
“I wasn’t really sure. I was kind of thinking more fourth but the fifth round is where God intended me to go. Honestly I believe that God has plans for everybody and that the Chiefs were part of my plan.”
Who called you and told you that you were going to be a Chief?
What did he say?
“’Are you excited to be a Chief?’”
What was your answer?
“I am very excited to be a Chief!”