Crawford Brings Versatility

With the departure of two senior safeties this off season the back end of the Minnesota secondary is open for competition. The ball-hawking 6-foot-1, 205-pound Drayquan Crawford could swipe one of those starting spots.

How was your official visit to Minnesota? What was the best part?
"The visit was awesome. I think the stadium was the best because I never seen anything like it."

How was it meeting coach Kill in person? Did he talk about how he wants to use you on defense?
"Yea he's a very cool coach and he said he expects me to make plays all over the field because I'm very versatile. I played linebacker in high school cause I was the biggest fastest guy on my team."

Will you play free safety or strong safety?
"Free safety and nickel. I want people to know that I am a ball-hawk also not just a great hitter."

Have you gotten to pick your number yet?
"Yes, I'm getting number two."

Are you a big Sean Taylor fan being that you're from Miami?
"Yea he's my favorite player because everybody says we look and play alike. Growing up he was my idol. I like Ed Reed too."

Who are you rooming with?
"Junior [Osunde]."

Do you know what you going to major in yet?
"I think youth studies."

Are you ready to handle the cold weather?
"I'ma try. I will for sure bring a big coat."

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