Jerald Mays is a 6’3″ 250 lbs offensive tackle for Weiss High School in Pflugerville, Texas. Jerald has made an immediate impact for the Weiss Wolves, starting on the left side of the offensive line in his freshman year. He is someone who got better with experience, and has so much potential to grow into. He can pull really well, and absolutely pancakes people in the run game. He is athletic getting to the second and third levels run blocking. Pass protection is a strong part of his game as well, making him a key part of the Wolves offense. Check out our Q&A below!
When do you start playing football?
At a young age
What is your favorite thing about playing football?
The competition aspect, I love to win
What have you learned the most from your coach?
My football IQ has grown from what he has taught me
What has been your favorite football memory?
My first game starting on varsity
What sports do you play outside of football?
I throw shot put and discus in track
Who is the player you idolize your game after?
Trent Williams, Quenton Nelson, Jason Kelce
What is your favorite NFL team?
Kansas City Chiefs
Who do you consider to be your role model?
How do you balance school and football?
I have almost all A’s and I make sure to put school first
How do you prepare for a game?
Listen to music
What is your favorite pregame meal?
I don’t have one, I’ll eat anything
What is the best aspect of your game?
Agility and athleticism
What separates you from others?
My work ethic
What is your definition of being a good teammate?
Helping out when they need it, cheering them on