What is your height, weight and forty speed?
"My height is 5-9, my weight is 250 pounds and I have run the forty in 4.8."
I know you and your teammates were at the Nike Camp in Tuscaloosa recently. Do you remember how many times you squatted 185 pounds?
"I squatted it 30 times."
That was one of the tops at the Nike Camp.
Do you remember what your vertical leap was at the camp?
You are listed as fullback. Do you play any other positions?
"I used to play linebacker but I play fullback now. I've been playing it for three years now."
What do you think you do best on the football field?
"My strength is number one. I also love running between the tackles."
You mentioned your strength. Do you know what your max bench and squat is?
"I just competed in a state championship a few weeks ago. I came in second place. 1,395 was my total at the state championship, but I've done 1,410 before. That is my most."
Do you have personal goals for next season?
"Yes sir, I want to gain a 1,000 yards rushing and score 20 touchdowns and make All-State and All-American next season."
Have you earned any honors in your high school career?
"Yes sir, my 9th grade year I got (team awards) Most Improved and Heart of a Champion. My sophomore season, I got (team awards) Outstanding Linebacker and 100%. 100% is for the players that go all out."
Did you attend any college football camps last summer?
"Yes sir, Mississippi State."
Do you plan on attending any camps this summer?
"We are going to LSU (a combine camp) on May 11th. We are also going to Alabama and Mississippi State in July and to Ole Miss in June."
Did you attend any college football games last fall?
"I attended a couple of Jackson State games."
Did you attend any college spring football games this spring?
"No sir, I couldn't go because I was participating in power-lifting and track."
Have you grown up a fan of any particular college?
"I like Auburn, but they haven't written or recruited me yet."
What schools are mailing you letters?
"Mississippi State, Ole Miss, the University of Memphis, Boston College, Michigan, Rice, Georgia Tech, Southern Miss....that's all I can think of right now."
As of right now, what schools are you most interested in?
"Tennessee, Miami, Florida...I like USC (Southern Cal) and I like Mississippi State. I like their offense. I think it will get better. I like Dontae Walker."
Thank you very much for talking with me, Kelvin.
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