WOW Meets the Rookies: Trent Murphy

06.17.2014 / Blog Posts Redskins WOW Interview Series

From Phoenix, Arizona by way of Stanford University, meet Trent Murphy! This All-American linebacker was born December 22, 1990, and became a Washington Redskins player in the second round of the 2014 NFL Draft. 

WOW sat down with Trent to find out more about one of our newest players, and a 2014 rookie to watch:

What is your favorite food?
Spinach...or steak

What is the best advice someone has ever given you?
"Fortune favors the prepared"

Do you have any pets?
A German Shepherd

What is the one thing you've always wanted to learn how to do?
Scuba Dive

In high school, your fellow students would have voted you "Most likely to..."
Join Special Forces or dedicate my life to finding Bigfoot.

Do you have any hidden talents? 
Rodeo, team roping, and skateboarding

What is one thing football has taught you that helps you off the field?
"Whether you think you can or can't, you're right!"

What's your nickname?

What is your favorite pump up song?
"Knife Party"

What was your favorite TV show as a kid? 
Rocket Power 

Favorite movie of all time?

Favorite time of the year?

What is the #1 most played song on your iPod right now?
Blink 182: "What's my age again"

What was your favorite moment in your college career?
Winning the Rose Bowl

Who was with you when you were drafted?
My family: My parents, brother, and sisters

What was your favorite part of the NFL Draft experience?
Being rewarded for focusing on one small task at a time

Thanks for sitting down with us, Trent!

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