Mar Sean Vercher | Rockford University | WR

Twitter: FEEDsean

Instagram: feed_sean


Q: Tell us about your college career and what the recruiting process was like. Why did you choose Rockford University?

A: Coming out of high school I had zero offers for football. I was a two sport athlete in high school, I played basketball & football. I had a few juco offers for basketball but I chose to take the football route. My college career had a lot of ups & downs. I started off at College of Dupage, which is a juco. I applied to the school & walked-on. After a semester I decided to leave COD to give myself a better opportunity to showcase my abilities. I chose to attend Rockford University, a small private D3 school about 2 hours or so from Chicago. During my four years at Rockford University I progressed every year adding more & more tools to my game. By the time I left school I was arguably the best WR to ever play at Rockford University. I hold multiple records for the school & the NACC conference. 

 Q: What would you consider to be your biggest accomplishment in your sports career so far?

 A: My biggest accomplishment of my career was during my junior year of college. One of my goals before the season was to break the record for the most touchdowns in a season. The previous record was 9, I ended up breaking the record in the last game of the season with 10. 

 Q: What do you consider to be one of the more important things you learned from the coaching staff while playing at Rockford University?

 A: One of the most important things I learned from my coaching staff while in college is dealing with adversity. Not just with sports but life too. You live & you learn. Always remain focus on your goals/dreams/aspirations & try to keep a positive attitude. Cherish every moment whether it’s good or bad. 

 Q: What was your major and what are your plans if football didn’t work out?

 A: My major in college was Sports Management with a minor in Athletic Training. If football don’t work out I want to coach or train kids in all sports. 

 Q: What would your teammates say about you and your qualities?

 A: My teammates would say that I’m a cool/laid back type guy until I step on a football field. Then my passion & competitive nature overwhelms me. I want nothing but your best & I’m hungry to be the best. I hold myself accountable & I expect my teammates to do the same. 

 Q: What has been your biggest challenge and how do you manage it?

 A: My biggest challenge is dealing with everyday life. Life is a non-stop roller coaster! I try my best to embrace all of the challenges that I face as motivation whether it’s good or bad. Keeping God first & having a great family that supports me is how I manage it. 

 Q: What is your biggest strength that you bring to a professional team and why should pro scouts consider you?

 A: My biggest strength that I could bring to a professional team is my work ethic/competitive attitude. I let my game speak for itself. All scouts should consider me because I’m your prototypical WR… I can run every route in the route tree, I’m 6’4, athletic, physical, & most important consistent. 

 Q: Who is or has been the most influential person in your life?

 A: The most important people in my life is God & my family. But my mom is the most influential person in my life. She’s my everything! I wouldn’t be the man I am today without her. I’m forever grateful to have her in my life. 

 Q: Are you involved in mentoring, a charity or do you “give back”/”pay it forward” in your community?

 A: No not as of now but I plan on doing so.

 Q: How are you preparing for the 2019 National Scouting Combine and what were your expectations?

 A: I’m training on my own as of now to prepare for the National Scouting Combine. Lifting weights, building explosiveness/speed, stretching daily & putting the right nutrients in my body. I expect to show up & show out. This is a once in a life time opportunity for me so I have to make the most out of it. 

 Q: What would be your ultimate achievement?

 A: The ultimate achievement for me is to sign my first professional contract after attending the National Scouting Combine. 


Your tax deductible donation helps us conduct free, professionally run testing combines and educational resources for youth, high school athletes, coaches and parents.

Share This