Scout Premium Content

Watkins Talks about the Defensive Secondary

Watkins Talks about the Defensive Secondary

Florida State senior safety Pat Watkins will be relied upon for stability in the defensive secondary as the Florida State football team will field a very inexperienced cornerback corps this year. Renegade Report.com recently caught up with the 6-foot-4 Tallahassee native to get his thoughts on the injuries throughout the defense and what he thinks of the young defensive backs.

Renegade Report: What is it like to have guys like Ernie Sims, Buster Davis and AJ Nicholson in front of you at the linebacker spot? Pat Watkins: With those guys there, as a safety you don't have to worry about the run as much. They are so talented that they can take the burden of stopping the run off my shoulders so I can just sit back and do my job to stop the pass. RR: The defensive line has...

NoleDigest.com Recommended Stories