Get to Know Sophomore Defensive Lineman Deon Young

Get to Know Sophomore Defensive Lineman Deon Young

Deon Young is a sophomore on the Northern Arizona football team from Inglewood, Calif. Young in his redshirt freshman season appeared in all 12 games making eight starts. He registered 33 tackles on the season and was credited with 3.5 tackles for loss, 2.5 sacks and one quarterback hurry. Young went on to earn Big Sky Honorable Mention accolades.

 

  1. What's your dream job, if you weren't a professional football player? A business owner helping kids in less developed neighborhoods.
  2. What football player do you embody your game after? Warren Sapp and Dwight Freeney
  3. If you could meet any three celebrities, who would they be? Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, and LeBron James
  4. If you were stuck on a deserted island, what three movies would you choose to bring with you? Cast Away, Lawless, and American Gangster.
  5. If you could go on any game show (new or old) what would it be? Are you smarter than a fifth grader?
  6. If you had to pick five teammates to go on Family Feud with you, who would you pick? Ronnie Manning, Corbin Jountti, Lorenzo Melvin, Nick Davis, and Marc Cooper
  7. What's your favorite home cooked meal? Mac and cheese (Not Kraft!)
  8. What's your favorite meal that you can cook? Baked chicken, mashed potatoes, and vegetables
  9. If you were an animal, what would you be? A lion because I'm soon to be a king.
  10. If you could play any role in a movie, who would you choose? Jake Sully from Avatar
  11. What actor best describes your personality off the field? Denzel Washington and Michael N. Jordan
  12. If you could switch places with any current pro football player for a day, who would it be? Cam Newton
  13. Who's the best dancer on the team? Jake Thomas
  14. Who's the best singer/rapper on the team? Corbin Jountti
  15. What does it mean to be a Lumberjack football player? It means you are a part of a family built to succeed.
 
 
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