Work in Sports
Chat Reel: Chris Samuels
Alabama tackle ready for NFL Draft
Posted: Wednesday April 12, 2000 08:38 PM
CNNSI Host: Hello and welcome to today's NFL Draft chat with Chris Samuels. Thanks for joining us Chris.
From Jody Studnicka: My two-part question is pertaining to your strength. Have you added weight in the offseason to improve your strength and have you had any surgery in the last two years to your legs or shoulders?
From Guest: Chris, what do you believe that you would be able to contribute to any of the NFL teams that may select you and do you have a preferential city you would like to play in?
From Tim: Should you join the Redskins, how do you think going against Bruce Smith in practice will help you prepare for your first NFL game?
From Dominic Longo: How do you think you will improve the team that you get selected by.
From Guest: What do you anticipate to be your biggest adjustment from the college game to the pro game?
From Jason Goode: Do you feel that the fierce competition that you have faced in the SEC over the course of the last four years has prepared you well for the NFL? Why or Why not?
From Guest: Chris, what NFL team did you follow when you were growing up?
From Jonathan: Do you plan on staying close to the program at the University of Alabama even after you have began your NFL career?
From Guest: Is there any current offensive lineman in the NFL that you could compare your style of play to?
From Guest: Chris, you've come a long way since your freshman year at Alabama. How much more do you think you can improve?
From Guest: A lot of guys say they do not care where they play. Does it matter to you? Are you excited going to Washington knowing they may go to the Super Bowl your first year?
From Guest: What was it like meeting Daniel Snyder?
From Guest: What was your most memorable moment in college?
From Guest: Chris, could you comment on your OL coach at Alabama, Neil Calloway?
From Guest: Where do you think would be the best situation for you to be drafted and why?
From Guest: What do you think about playing on the turf at Verterans Stadium in Philly?
From Guest: Since the college season has ended what has been the best advice you have gotten during all the combines and meetings?
CNNSI Host: That's all the time we have for today, thanks for joining us.