NDSU CB signee Felix Dixon wants to be a dual sport athlete during his playing days for the Bison

Clearwater (Fla.) defensive back and new NDSU signee Felix Dixon is the latest Bison to sign in the 2016 class and he went in-depth with the BisonReport.com to share more about his reasons to sign with North Dakota State.

BisonReport.com: What is your current height and weight? What weight would the NDSU staff like you to report at this summer?

FD: I'm 6'0" and 163 lbs, and the staff wants me around 175 when I come in this summer.

BisonReport.com: What are your individual and team goals you hope to accomplish during your college career?

FD: Individually, I want to get another six pack and as a team, I want to have another undefeated season and be a big-time playmaker for the Bison family. 

BisonReport.com: What are you looking to work on the most this spring to prepare yourself for Missouri Valley football?

FD: Getting stronger and faster. Putting in work everyday to get two percent better. 

BisonReport.com What future moment are you looking forward to the most as a Bison?

FD: Winning a championship my senior year. 

BisonReport.com: What was the main reason you chose to attend North Dakota State University?

FD: The main reason was because they've been on the map every year, plus I love to win. They love to win, so it's a win-win. 

BisonReport.com: What team do you want to beat the most as a Bison and why?

FD: Iowa this year because people are doubting us already and any other FBS we play as I feel that we should be in the Big Ten. 

BisonReport.com: Is there any unfinished academic business or are you all set to enroll at NDSU?

FD: I'm set to enroll at NDSU. 

BisonReport.com: If you don't make it to the NFL, where do you see yourself in 10 years?

FD: Being a criminal justice counselor. 

BisonReport.com: What is it about Coach Klieman and the coaching staff that makes you want to play for them?

FD: They're calm and know how to win games. 

BisonReport.com: What is something you learned about North Dakota State University that surprised you during the recruiting process?

FD: Didn't know about the five-peat and the new facility we're getting. 

BisonReport.com: What position do you expect to play at NDSU? What other position did the Bison staff mention as a possibility?

FD: Cornerback, plus punt and kick return. 

BisonReport.com: What have the coaches told you regarding how they plan to utilize your strengths as a player?

FD: They want me to eat right and run track this spring to keep my speed up. 

BisonReport.com: Have you had any communication with other NDSU recruits and if so what?

FD: No, not really. 

BisonReport.com: What player do you model your game after and why?

FD: Patrick Peterson because of how he can play both special teams and corner, plus he's got a short-term memory which you need as a defensive back. 


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