Scott Porter: What are your goals for the upcoming season?
Mario Edwards: To have a very productive year and help my team become back-to-back ACC champs.

Scott Porter: What are your biggest strengths?

Mario Edwards: My biggest strengths are my physical play, football IQ, my range and playmaking abilities.

Scott Porter: You played some cornerback early on in your career before moving to a safety, what has been the biggest difference for you between those two positions?

Mario Edwards: The difference has been the mental aspect, safety requires more thinking.

Scott Porter: What NFL player reminds you of yourself?

Mario Edwards: Kerry Rhodes and Adrian Wilson.

Scott Porter: What are of your game do you feel you need to improve on the most?

Mario Edwards: Just overall man coverage techniques.

Scott Porter: What is the toughest part about playing college football?

Mario Edwards: The daily grind of being an student-athlete.

Scott Porter: Who has been your biggest influence?

Mario Edwards: My parents.

Scott Porter: Who is the toughest player you have ever faced so far?

Mario Edwards: C.J Spiller.

Scott Porter: What are your hobbies off the field?

Mario Edwards: Reading and hanging out with my friends.