Tell me about your first day of practice
at the Senior Bowl.
I think that it went pretty good. There
are some things that I can still
correct. It was the first day.
Tomorrow should be a lot better.
What are your strengths?
I am a run stopper, but I can pass rush
as well. Those are the two things that
What areas of your game are you trying
to improve upon?
I just need to be more consistent. That
is a big thing right now. That is what
I am working on.
What are you trying to show scouts and
coaches during this week?
They want to see me being more
consistent. That is what I have been
working on since my last bowl game. I
also want to show these guys my
Describe your senior season to us.
I didn’t set any individual goals. But
as a team, we didn’t meet the
expectations that we set out for
ourselves. I would give myself a C
grade. I could have done a lot better.
I had some minor injuries, but that
shouldn’t have slowed me down. We did
go to a bowl game, but it didn’t end the
way we wanted it to.
What is your most memorable moment at
It has to be my redshirt freshman
season. I got two interceptions in one
season. It is rare for a DT. I thought
that it was pretty good.
Who was the toughest player that you
have faced during your career?
Wisconsin, Michigan and Notre Dame.
Those teams stood out. They were tough
to go against. Braxston Cave is pretty
What are your hobbies?
I like to be around my family. If they
are not around, I hang out with my
Finish the sentence, Kawann Short is….
I am a very down to earth individual.
Off-the-field, I am easy to get along
with. On the field, it is all about the
game. It is all about being tough. I
like to show my competitive side.