Watkins on combine: "I am definitely going to break records"

by - Assoc. Editor - 2014-02-21 10:04:40.0
    |

Player Photo
Pos: WR   Height: 6-1   Weight: 205   Hometown: Fort Myers, FL (South Fort Myers HS)  
Years Played: 2011 - 2013

Stack Media's Zac Clark interviewed Sammy WatkinsSammy Watkins
Wide Receiver (2011 - 2013)
#2 6-1, 205
Fort Myers, FL

View Full Profile
after his latest workout and Watkins shared some of his goals for the upcoming NFL combine.

STACK: How is the Combine prep different from the program at Clemson?

Watkins: Clemson was more of a powerhouse; we did a lot of heavy lifting, and it was all about repetition. Here, we’re working on what we need to improve the most. For me, I’m working on single-leg strength to balance both legs so they’re firing in the same pattern.

STACK: What excites you most about the Combine?

Watkins: The Combine is a once-in-a-lifetime experience. For me, it’s going out there and being competitive and having fun with the other athletes and representing myself, my agency and my school. I am definitely going to be the top prospect and run the fastest time in the 40 and break records at the Combine.

STACK: What are your goals and expectations for your NFL rookie season?

Watkins: I feel I can make an impact right away just as DeAndre HopkinsDeAndre Hopkins
Wide Receiver (2010 - 2012)
#6 6-2, 205
Central, SC

View Full Profile
and Keenan Allen did as rookies last year. I feel like I am on their level. I just have to go in there and have the same mindset I had in college. I have been performing against the best in the ACC and playing against players who are in the NFL now.

Read the full article here


Send Feedback to Tony Crumpton: Email | Comment
    |
Loading...
Post your comments!

Get your national champs gear here!

Shaq Lawson undergoes knee surgery

The Journey Comes Full Circle

Clemson's paw making waves with Guillermo in Los Angeles

Beasley named NFL's Most Improved Player

Deshaun Watson will make his MTV debut

Meet Tajh Boyd and Jordan Leggett

Report: Browns are enamored with Deshaun Watson

Report: Watkins has 2nd surgery on foot
Sign Up for E-Mail News Alerts
Features
Updates
Daily Digest