On being drafted by the Jaguars- "I'm going crazy right now. I have been up since five thirty in the morning. I couldn't sleep. I was trying to do stuff to stay busy. I am really happy to be a Jaguar and add another Gator to the list."
On where he watched the draft- "I am in Melbourne right now with my family members and my oldest daughter."
On what he did all day- "I got up and cleaned the house, washed dishes, picked up paper in the yard. I came up to the hotel and my family members were looking at me and I'm looking at them. They were asking me if I was nervous. Yes, I was nervous. I'm going for a job."
On if he thought he would go higher- "I never paid attention to that all the way up to the draft. It really didn't matter to me as long as I am playing football. I really didn't pay too much attention. People would come up to me and tell me I was going high in the draft."
On if he had an indication the Jaguars were high on him- "No. I had visited with Coach (Mike) Smith and I was hoping they could take me. My hopes came up good. I'm happy to be a Jaguar and come in and help them out."
On being selected ahead of quarterback Brady Quinn- "That really surprised me. I thought he would have been off the hot seat. It will all work out for Brady Quinn. I wish him the best in everything. He's going to be a great football player."
On how he fits in the Jaguars defense- "There are a lot of players. They say nickel back, but whatever it takes to get on the field, special teams, anything to help the Jaguars win."
On playing professionally in Florida- "I played high school and college here and now I am in the league (NFL). It doesn't get any better than that. There are going to be a lot of fans around here and fans added on to the Jaguars."
On what he brings to the Jaguars- "Speed and covering ground."
On how many people he watched the draft with- "I have a big family. My mom who unfortunately passed away was the oldest one out of the bunch; my uncles, aunts and cousins were all here. There were about 25 to 30 people."
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