InstantScouting Elite Class Interview Questions- Andrew Jones, OT, Wheaton College


February 10, 2019

2017: Third Team All-North Region selection by…First Team All-CCIW…started all ten games, anchoring a Thunder offensive line that led Wheaton to an average of 456 yards of total offense per game.
2016: Saw action in eight games, taking over the starting spot on an offensive line that averaged 34.9 points per game.
2015: The 2015 campaign was his freshman season with the Thunder.

What is your name?

-Andrew Jones

What college do you attend?

-Wheaton College

What is your Height/Weight?

-6’5” 303

What is your position?


Where are you from?

-Minooka, IL

What legacy do you want to leave when you are done playing college football?

-a great leader

-gave my all every single play, no regrets on the field

-passion for the game

What are you looking to get out of your collegiate football experience?

-growth physically, withstand adversity

-become a better leader

-best football player I can become

Who is the best player you competed against in college?

Ajay Fanene

What separates you from other players at your position?

Size, length, technically sound

List 3 things you feel you need in order to be successful in football?

-belief in myself

-mental toughness


Which pro football player would you compare yourself to? And why?

-Tyron Smith-try to be at his level, model off of him, emulate him

What is your biggest strength?

-motivated, embrace the process, 100% committed

What do you feel you need to improve on the most?

-getting stronger, perfect technique

Outside of football, what has been your most memorable college experience?

-doing mission work in Uganda, Dominican Republic (ManUp and Go)

If you can play alongside any athlete in the NFL, past or present, who would it be and why?

-Tyron Smith

Who is your biggest inspiration? And why?
-Father, worked his whole life to get through school, food, and shelter. Persevered through an accident

What is your definition of success?

Personal-being the best that you can be, maximize your ability, do your job, play within yourself, and beat the person across from you

Team-maximizing team product, playing as a cohesive unit, ultimately striving to get better

What interesting fact would you want the world to know about you?

-missionary work