One-on-one with Head Coach Bill Wilder:
Tyler Patmon, Strengths:
Wilder: "Competiveness, strength, speed, physicality, big play ability."
Wilder: "Developing a hitter's mentality, good tackler, needs to look for the hits when available."
Current Size, Speed:
Wilder: "5-11, 170; 4.5--has allowed him to run down (players)."
Wilder: "Bench 255, Squat 370, Power Clean 255."
Wilder: "Great leader, works hard, extra vocal when needed, high energy, has the intangibles."
Wilder: "Excellent football player and person. Keeps getting better."
Stats (junior season):
Wilder: "45 tackles, one fumble caused, one fumble recovery, 10 pass break-ups, one interception, and one touchdown."
Wilder: "Starting corner, will play receiver, can play quarterback, kick/punt return."
Best thing about coaching him:
Wilder: "His attitude and tremendous work ethic/ability. Team captain--unifier."