Episode 666 – Exclusive Interview with “The Big Ticket” Mekhi Becton

Scott Mason talks with the Jets’ brand new Left Tackle Mekhi Becton to discuss his selection at #11 overall in the NFL Draft and his future with Gang Green!

Episode 666 of “Play Like A Jet” is here! Subscribe on iTunes or check out the audio below. Scott Mason talks with the Jets’ brand new Left Tackle Mekhi Becton to discuss his selection at #11 overall in the NFL Draft and his future with Gang Green!

Topics include:

Origin of the nickname “Big Ticket”

Whether he was surprised that he lasted until #11

Thoughts on playing for the Jets

The bond he has already begun to develop with Joe Douglas

What he believes he can do to help Sam Darnold and Le’Veon Bell

Goals for year 1 as a rookie

Working with Duke Manyweather

Emerging friendship with Cameron Clark

What it felt like to have so much hype around him heading into the draft

Lessons learned from OL Coach/Offensive Coordinator Dwayne Ledford at Louisville

What he thinks is so important about building a strong relationship with a QB

Whether he ever considered staying at Louisville for one more year

The workout and diet regimen that will keep him in shape throughout the season

Personality and what he likes to do off the football field

What Jets fans should expect from him now that he is a member of the Jets

Anticipation regarding trying NY pizza for the first time

and more!

 

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