Damante Horton Interview
Sr. / Washington State / CB
Updated - 3-25-14
By: Alex Khvatov
Alex Khvatov: What are your measurements (height and weight)?
Damante Horton: 5’10, 187.
Alex Khvatov: Coming out of high school, what schools showed interest in you?
Damante Horton: Arizona State, Washington State, Colorado State, UNLV, Utah and Oregon State.
Alex Khvatov: What made you choose Washington State?
Damante Horton: I loved the family environment. I also wanted to play in a college town.
Alex Khvatov: Sum up your career with the Cougars.
Damante Horton: I played with a lot of great players. I am glad I got that experience. I had my up years as well as some down years.
Alex Khvatov: Where are you currently training for the NFL Draft?
Damante Horton: I am training in the Bay area.
Alex Khvatov: Tell us about your recent Pro Day. Were you satisfied with the results?
Damante Horton: I felt like I could have done better in some areas.
Alex Khvatov: What are your strengths on the football field?
Damante Horton: I play aggressive and physical.
Alex Khvatov: What areas of your game are you trying to improve upon?
Damante Horton: I want to improve on everything.
Alex Khvatov: What is the highlight of your career up to this point?
Damante Horton: The highlight of my career would be leading the NCAA in interceptions for touchdowns in the 2013 season.
Alex Khvatov: What separates you from all of the other players at your position?
Damante Horton: I feel like I have an edge because of growing up in Oakland.
Alex Khvatov: What is your favorite NFL team?
Damante Horton: The Raiders.
Alex Khvatov: What is your favorite NFL player?
Damante Horton: Asante Samuel.
Alex Khvatov: Which underclassman on your team should we keep an eye on in the future?
Damante Horton: Daquawn Brown.
Alex Khvatov: What do you enjoy most about playing corner?
Damante Horton: Being able to take a WR out of the game.
Alex Khvatov: Who was the toughest WR that you have faced over your career?
Damante Horton: I don’t know. A few of the WR’s that I faced were pretty good.
Alex Khvatov: What are your hobbies?
Damante Horton: Hanging out with friends.
Alex Khvatov: If you could have dinner with anyone, who would it be and why?
Damante Horton: My grandfather (mom’s dad} because I never got a chance to meet him.
Alex Khvatov: What do you plan to do with your life after your football career is over?
Damante Horton: I want to be a coach.
Alex Khvatov: Finish the sentence, Damante Horton is….
Damante Horton: Trying to take over the world.
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