Off The Field With Freddie Santana

Freddie Santana

Nickname: Boom Boom

Favorite Musicians: Fabolous and Drake

Favorite Book: In the Deep Heart's Core by Michael Johnston

Favorite Song: "You Rock My World" by Michael Jackson

Favorite Actor: Denzel Washington

Favorite Movie: Scarface

Favorite TV Show: The First 48

Favorite Magazine: GQ

Favorite Sport other than Football: Baseball

Favorite Sports Figure: Ken Griffey, Jr.

Favorite Class at Holy Cross: Multicultural Education

Pre-Game Routine: Rapping out loud one of my favorite songs.

Favorite Road Trip: Fordham…Get to Play at Home

Most Memorable Sports Moment: Scoring the game-winning touchdown against Lehigh, and scoring what became the game-winning touchdown against Lafayette to win the Patriot League championship.

Favorite Thing to do on Bus Trips: Trivia with the Team

One Team I would Like to Add to the Schedule: Syracuse

Nobody Knows How Much I Like: Landscapes

Title of My Autobiography: This Is The Life…Or Rather The Life That Chose Me

Craziest Ambition: Travel to exotic countries and experience the natives' way of life.

Person I Admire Most: My Mother

Most Influential Person in My Life: My Brother Fabian

Best Word to Describe Me: Smooth

Thing I am Most Thankful for: My Family and Friends

Favorite Quote: "Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment." – Buddha

One Person from History I Would Like to Have Dinner with: Marilyn Monroe

Most Famous Person I've Met: Michael Irvin

Advice to Young Athletes: Don't ever think you don't belong somewhere, or that you're not good enough for something. Everyone has faced adversity at some point in their life and those who believe in themselves and overcome it are those who become successful.