Q: Who was the biggest influence in your youth?
A: My father and mother. Worked hard to put a roof over my head and always believed in me and told me I could accomplish anything if I worked for it and wanted it bad enough. And most importantly…stay humble and hungry!
Q: Did you participate in any other sports in High School?
A: Basketball and Track.
Q: Do you have any hobbies outside of football and what are they?
A: I was, still am and always will be a major fan of track and field. Love exercising, watching movies, playing video games, traveling, reading and just relaxing.
Q: Who is the hardest player in the NFL to defend against?
A: Randy Moss… enough said!
Q: What famous person would you like to spend a day with?
A: Jay-Z; self-made G.O.A.T. and Barack Obama
Q: What is your favorite type of music and who is your favorite artist?
A: Love all kinds from hard rock to oldies. But I really stick close to Rap and R&B. Favorite: Lil’ Wayne, Jay-Z, T.I., Young Jeezy, Rick Ross, Nickelback & Anthony Hamilton.
Q: What is your favorite book?
A: “To Kill a Mockingbird”.
Q: What motivated you to become an NFL football player?
A: Always was my first love ever since 3rd grade. It’s all I ever wanted to do and people constantly told me I’d never make it! Funny how I never bump into them anymore…
Q: What single thing has had the most influence in your life?
A: Fear of failure and anonymity. No force more powerful.
Q: Most influential moment(s) in your life?
A: The day I my grandmother passed (life is short), Al Davis passing (no one lives forever), first day of college (I’m no longer a kid), the day I got drafted (hard work pays off) and when I graduated college (always start what you finish).
Q: Who is the one player you pattern your game after?
A: I try to emulate a mix between Deion Sanders and Rod Woodson.
Q: Who is your Hero?
A: Deion Sanders… simply put the best ever… was shutdown and playmaker!
Q: What sport do you think you would have had a future in besides football?
A: Track. My curve used to be sick in the 200. Ask Tyson Gay LOL.
Q: Who is your favorite Basketball Player?
A: Rajon Rondo and Russell Westbrook
Q: What was your childhood pet and what was its name?
A: Black Chow; named Smokey and Doberman Pinscher named Danger.
Q: Favorite Quote?
A: 1. “Life is like an ATM, you only get out of it what you put into it.” 2.”Your attitude determines your altitude.”
Q: Favorite Album of 2012?
A: TM 103: Hustlers Ambition and MMG Presents: Self Made Vol. 2
Q: Dream Car?
A: Does it count if it’s a reality as well? LOL
Q: Favorite Vacation Desitnation?
A: Anywhere in the Caribbean… Italy
Q: Favorite TV Shows?
A: Criminal Minds, Alcatraz, Two and Half Men and The Game