FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM) — TCU’s Sewo Olonilua has never been afraid of a challenge.
“I’ve faced competition since I was in little league,” he said. Needless to say, he’s not going to back down now.READ MORE: Dallas Police Department Issues Scam Alert On Spoofing
Olonilua is an undrafted free agent with every intention of making the Dallas Cowboys team.
He was a tailback at TCU, but will switch to fullback for the Cowboys.
Olonilua is embracing the position change, knowing he has all the skills to do so.READ MORE: Flight Attendant Attacked By Passenger, Flight From New York's JFK To John Wayne Airport Diverts To Denver
Finishing school in three and a half years with a degree in economics, Olonilua said graduating college has always been a goal of his.
With his mom being a college professor, academics have always been stressed as important in his family.
His college coach, Gary Patterson, said Sewo is extremely smart — not to mention physically gifted.MORE NEWS: American Airlines Flight Diverted After Passenger Allegedly Assaults Flight Attendant
And with the coronavirus outbreak leaving the NFL season in limbo, Olonilua said he wants to stay ready to make his dreams come true.