Getting to Know Chris Collins
Wednesday, September 28, 2016
Getting to Know Chris Collins

Name:Chris Collins                                                            
Sport: Football
Major: Mass Communications                              
Classification: Junior
Hometown: Atlanta, GA

How would your friends and family describe you?

Loyal, ambitious, trustworthy, brave, humble, courteous

What movie can you watch over and over again?

Friday, Next Friday

What are some of your interests outside of your sport?

Playing sports, going to the movies

Who are your favorite professional athletes?

Eric Berry

What are you looking forward to the most this season?

Winning

Who do you look up to?

My dad and granddad

Do you have any family members playing (any sport) professionally or collegiately?

Dexter Knox-Perdue University; Even Berry and Elliott Berry-University of Tennessee

Who would you get to play you in a movie?

Probably Ice Cube

What’s your dream job?

NFL

If you could go back in time, what year would you travel to? Why?

2013, which is my senior year in high school. Had life changing experiences and would love to experience my senior year over.

What are some things that genuinely make you happy?

Seeing my family members happy and proud of me.

What goals do you want to accomplish this season?

Winning the OVC

What motivates you to work hard?

My mom and my brother I lost playing football.

What’s your favorite holiday?

Christmas

What is your proudest accomplishment up to this point?

Winning a State Championship and being All-State Defensive Player of the Year

Is there a quote you often recite or reflect on?

“Just because it’s a cloudy day, it doesn’t mean the sun isn’t shining.” – Eric Berry

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