T.J. Meyer is a 6-foot-1, 220-pound offensive/defensive lineman and punter. He wears No. 78 for the Chiefs.
Question: What are some of your strengths as a football player, and what are some of the things you’ve had to work at the hardest to become the player you are?
Answer: I punt great. To become more aggressive.
Q: What does it mean to you to be a Chieftain and what do you want your legacy to be?
A: For someone to remember my name.
Q: What are some of the ways that you show senior leadership to your underclassman teammates?
A: I try to be a leader in drills. I help to the best of my knowledge.
Q: What other sports do you play, besides football, and what is your favorite sport and why?
A: Baseball (and) football, because it isn’t just a contact sport, it’s a violent sport.
Q: What are some of your top athletic accomplishments or memories?
A: I punted 234 feet (a 78-yard punt) my junior year.
Q: Do you have any pregame rituals or routines?
A: Jamming out in the locker room.
A: Fishing. (Caught a) 28-pound catfish.
Q: What do you want to do when you are an adult, and why?
A: Coach, because I love sports.
Q: If you could meet one person from any era of history, who would it be and why?
A: Zpac, just because.
Q: Who has had the greatest influence on your life, and why?
A: My coaches all through sports because they have made me better and a better person.
Q: Do you have a nickname? If so, how did you get it?
A: Turtle junk (given to him by) Josh Rardain.
Q: Favorite college football team?
A: Oregon Ducks.
Q: Favorite pro football team?
A: Cleveland Browns.
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Q: What's your favorite school subject, and why?
A: Math. I look at it like a puzzle.