Learn About Your Monarchs: Q&A With David Washington
By ODU Athletics
Throughout fall camp ODUSports.com will do Q&A's with members of the Monarchs. Today's chat is with sophomore David Washington. Washington is the No. 2 quarterback but has also been working at wide receiver this fall.
Q: Playing quarterback most of your football career, how is the transition to also playing wide receiver?
A: It’s definitely different. I learn something new every day.
Q: What is it like playing two positions on one team?
A: It gets tiring really easily.
Q: What’s your favorite movie?
A: I have two! Friday Night Lights and Coach Carter.
Q: Who is you favorite musician?
A: My brother, Matthew Williams.
Q: If you could trade places with a football athlete who would it be?
A: Cam Newton.
Q: Who is your favorite NFL team?
A: New Orleans Saints because they drafted Reggie Bush.
Q: What has been your most memorable moment at practice this new season?
A: Having a 40-yard catch on the first practice.
Q: Where is you favorite place to go out to eat in Norfolk?
A: Dirty Buffalo.
Q: What is your favorite meal?
A: Steak, ribs, fried chicken, my Mom’s mac and cheese and collard greens. I could go on and on.
Q: If you could trade places with someone who plays a sport other than football, who would it be?
A: Kyrie Irving, I would get to play with LeBron and get a ring.
Q: In the locker room, what has been the funniest moment?
A: Just being with the guys is always a good time.
Q: What is going to be your biggest challenge playing both positions?
A: Being ready in case anything happens.
Q: What is most exciting about playing both positions?
A: Just the fact that I do get to play both receiver and quarterback. Not many players get to do that.
Q: If you could see yourself in five years, where would you be?
A: In the NFL.
Q: If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would you go? And who would you bring?
A: I would go anywhere in Africa and I would bring my parents and my little brother.
Q: If you could pick a career that is not sport related, what would it be?
A: I would be a doctor.
Q: If you choose any to have a conversation with someone past or present who would it be?
A: My grandma
Q: Anything else you would like to say to the fans?
A: GO MONARCHS!