Chris Easter | Bridgewater State | WR/CB
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Q: Tell us about your college career and what the recruiting process was like. Why did you choose bridgewater state?
A: I chose BSU because they gave me an opportunity when nobody else would, I transferred from juco. I had the stats and GPA was over a 3.0 so I’m not sure why I didn’t get an offer but god works in mysterious ways.
Q: What would you consider to be your biggest accomplishment in your sports career so far?
A: I’m not sure but if I have to deeply think about it I would say becoming the MVP of the bowl game last year at CB
Q: What do you consider to be one of the more important things you learned from the coaching staff while playing at Bridgewater
A: relating to the players, is very important
Q: What was your major and what are your plans if football doesn’t work out?
A: exercise science, and I want to get into business things such as real estate investment, stocks , own my own training facility etc…
Q: What would your current/past teammates say about you and your qualities?
A: I’m team first me second , I work hard, I lead by example.
Q: What has been one of the most memorable plays of your career at any level?
A: thats a lot of memories to really think about , but one of the best plays or games I’ve had was in high school we were playing Chester academy , and two of their star players said I would have a touchdown that night on their homecoming night , we put 50’points on them and I just do happen to have 2 TD’s and 225+ yards
Q: What has been your biggest challenge and how do you manage it?
A: Being a dad, no matter what in life that’s gonna be my biggest challenge on how to be a dad to a 2 year old girl like how do you be a parent , there’s no school for it , everyday she evolves so I evolve.
Q: If you could compare yourself to a pro athlete, who would that be and why?
A: I don’t compare myself to anybody in the NFL because I’m not there yet so I can’t put myself on that level just yet I’m me
Q: What is your biggest strength that you bring to a professional team and why should pro scouts consider you?
A: Honestly you hear it all the time I’m this I’m that. But what I would say about myself is you’re getting a full package , I make plays , I’m coachable, I’m good on and off the field , I’m somebody you don’t have to worry about once I leave the building. My character speaks for itself. That’s why teams should consider me.
Q: Are you involved in mentoring, a charity or do you “give back”/”pay it forward” in your community?
A: Yes I am every year when I go home on break I always go back to my elementary schools and speak to my former teachers new students. So I try to give them what I didn’t have and inspire team to be somebody.
Q: How are you preparing for the 2020 National Scouting Combine and what are your goals?
A: training consistently , eating correctly , pushing myself to the limit each and everyday. Working on technique
Q: What would be your ultimate achievement?
A: Just to know I’ve touched somebody or inspired someone to do great in life no matter what it is.
Q: What do you enjoy doing when not playing football?
A: Being with my daughter just enjoying the time we spend together
Q: Who is or has been the most influential person in your life?
A: There’s 2 people my grandmother and daughter. My grandmother raised her kids all 6 so that taught me to never give up keep moving forward don’t let things effect you. My daughter she influences me because she makes me want me out of life more than just football.
Q: What is something unique about you that people would find interesting?
A: I like doing yoga I feel like it’s great for the body especially since I play football I like to be flexible and feel good when I hit the field