Query: It’s taken a while however you’ve made the complete conversion to tight finish. Is essentially the most snug you’ve felt by enjoying on this offense?
Reply: That is the primary time the place I felt like I belong, like I am actually needed there at a sure place. Clearly having the ability to play as a lot as I’ve and really feel like I am part of the offense and a part of what’s making this crew go. For me personally, that is large, however, I additionally really feel at house. I am round folks that I’ve recognized for some time. I am round my household that’s solely a pair hours away and it is a crew I grew up watching.
Query: Understanding how arduous it’s to play on this league and at this stage, what’s most amazed you about Alex Smith’s comeback?
Reply: The primary time when he took the sector, it was versus LA in a torrential downpour. I acquired a little bit bit teared up simply because I even have an excellent relationship with Alex now. We’re good pals, our households hang around, and to see what he put himself by way of to get again, to also have a likelihood to go on the sector after which get on the sector and have the success that he’s had – I imply, I believe that is only a success story by itself. I do not suppose there’s an individual, one other individual that’s like Alex that may be capable to do the identical factor. I do know if I daggone close to misplaced my leg, I do not know that I might ever need to step on the sector once more, however that is what’s motivated him and what pushed him to get again to it.