David Cassilo

Quietly, junior safety John Dempsey has been one of the Wildcats’ best defenders this season. So far, he has totaled 64 tackles, five sacks and one interception for Villanova. His strong season earned him a spot on the all-CAA third team. Dempsey also returned a fumble for a touchdown on the game’s opening play against New Hampshire this past Saturday.

Q: Who do you model your game after? A: Former Villanova running back Darrel Young.

Q: What’s your favorite television show?

A: I love working on cars so I always watch the Speed channel.

Q: Who is the funniest player on the team?

A: Ross Ventrone

Q: What was the last movie you saw?

A: “Welcome Home Roscoe Jenkins”

Q: Do you have any pregame rituals?

A: I like to nap for an hour and listen to music.

Q: Favorite football team?

A: Philadelphia Eagles.

Q: How would you describe Head Coach Andy Talley?

A: The man. Actually, that’s not enough. He is the president.