Scott Porter: What would you tell an NFL team if they asked you why they should draft Marcus Cromartie?

Marcus Cromartie: I bring a rare mix of size & athleticism that other players do not offer. I have the speed to run with the smaller & the size to mach up with the bigger receivers. I played in a conference that translates well with the NFL.

Scott Porter: What do you feel are your greatest strengths?

Marcus Cromartie: Size and speed: I can match up with almost anybody that I will be defending. I played in a conference that forces you to tackle, so I have become a good open-field tackler.

Scott Porter: What are your greatest accomplishments from a football perspective?

Marcus Cromartie: Going All-Big 10 in a conference that is so competitive.

Scott Porter: What are your goals for the NFL?

Marcus Cromartie: To maximize my potential and play as long as I possibly can.

Scott Porter: What gained your interested in football?

Marcus Cromartie: Growing up around the neighborhood with other peers that played, and the physically competitive nature of the sport.

Scott Porter: What are your hobbies off the field?

Marcus Cromartie: Traveling, hanging with friends, and currently learning to play the piano.

Scott Porter: What are you looking forward to most about your opportunity in the NFL?

Marcus Cromartie: To make my dreams come true and to play at the highest level that I possibly can in the sport of football.

Scott Porter: What have you learned from coming in as FR to now?

Marcus Cromartie: You can never take anything for granted and you must seize every opportunity that presents itself.