Rams Special Teams Ace, Dominique Curry Interview
Dominique Curry first attended college at Cheyney University. He was a great special teams player and wide receiver too. He then transferred to Division II powerhouse, California University of Pennsylvania. He was a stud on Special Teams. He then entered the 2010 NFL Draft, but went undrafted. He was working as a physical trainer when the Rams called him. He ended making the 53-man roster. There are two interviews here.Follow @DomCurry_18 Follow @ProInterviews
[New Interview as of 05/10/11]
Strauss : What was it like to make the 53-man roster on opening day?
Curry : It was a great feeling to make the 53 man roster… Something that I dreamed about for years!
Strauss : Can you take me through how you got open to make the block against the Redskins?
Curry : The block happened during the 3rd game of the season. It was a great feeling. For me to make a game changing play like that, it felt good.
Strauss : How has the rehab gone for your injury?
Curry : Rehab is going well, I will be ready to go for next season.
Strauss : If you could meet anyone, who would it be and why?
Curry : Jerry Rice, because I would like to know how he made such a transition from a small school to the NFL.
Strauss : Who was your childhood star?
Curry : Both Jerry Rice and Michael Jordan.
Strauss : What is your favorite type of pie?
Curry : Sweet Potato Pie
Strauss : What is your favorite TV-Show?
Curry : Fresh Prince of Bel-Air
Strauss : What is your favorite video game?
Curry : The Madden Series.
Strauss : How long have you played football?
Curry : Since I was eleven years old.
Strauss : Did you play any other sports in high school?
Curry : I also played basketball and ran track and field.
Strauss : What is your favorite sport to play other than football?
Curry : Basketball, my father played basketball when I was growing up and my aunt was a Kodak All American in basketball.
Strauss : Describe the changes between high school football and college football.
Curry : Waking up early and going to classes
Strauss : What is your best memory from Cheyney University?
Curry : Hmm, playing in the HBCU Basketball Classic. Cheyney University vs. Lincoln University.
Strauss : Describe the changes between college and the NFL.
Curry : Adjusting to the speed and understanding the playbook.
Strauss : If you weren’t playing in the NFL (or after retirement), what would you want to do?
Curry : A Geographical Information Specialist or a Personal Trainer.
Strauss : What is an experience you have had that changed your life?
Curry : The birth of my son, Dom Jr.
Strauss : For someone aspiring to play football in the NFL, do you have any advice for them?
Curry : Work hard, because it really does pay off!
Strauss : Thank you for your time.
Curry : You’re welcome Max, I’ll catch you on twitter later, lol.