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: Texas Native Nick Jonas Healing 'Cracked Rib' After Bike Accident
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: Attorneys Say The Biden Administration Has Made Concessions To Ease Asylum Restrictions
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: Dallas Police Recover What Could Be The Weapon Used To Kill 4-Year-Old Cash Gernon
And with the coronavirus outbreak leaving the NFL season in limbo, Olonilua said he wants to stay ready to make his dreams come true.