The Woodlands alum Antoine Winfield Jr. gearing up for draft
Falling into football was never in doubt for these two. How growing up around the NFL prepared Antoine Winfield Jr. and Darnay Holmes for the draft process:
Antoine Winfield Jr. trying to keep pace with his father in the NFL
#Minnesota S Antoine Winfield, Jr. (5-foot-9, 203) • 40 = 4.45 • Vert = 36 Good fit for split-safety schemes. Ball skills. Plays with urgency. Fills downhill vs. the run. Watch this clip vs. Penn State — Speed turn & track the ball. 7 INTs in ‘19. @NFLMatchup
Antoine Winfield Jr. says he models his game after @Mathieu_Era . Says he has his father's heart and study habits. "As a kid, I remember sitting in bed with my dad with his laptop open looking at film." Grew up a Vikings fan, hasn't met with them at the #NFLCombine .
Minnesota safety Antoine Winfield Jr. is declaring for the NFL draft
I'm told Minnesota S Antoine Winfield Jr. is declaring for the 2020 NFL Draft, per source.
At the Nagurski Trophy banquet in Charlotte, I just broke the news to Chase Young that he’s a Heisman finalist as he was signing autographs. He was genuinely floored. Antoine Winfield Jr. offered his congrats.