Epps scored three touchdowns for the Plant City Dolphins Midgets in the 2018 Superbowl.
When the Plant City Dolphins Midgets team needed big plays and touchdowns in the Nov. 17 Superbowl, Jeremiah Epps answered the call. The quarterback scored all three rushing touchdowns in the Dolphins’ 22-16 win over the East Bay Bucs, which completed the team’s championship three-peat.
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You scored a bunch of touchdowns, but how did you feel before the game?
I was excited.
Did you guys think you were going to win the whole time?
What’s your favorite thing about playing football?
I like to run the ball.
What positions do you play?
Quarterback, running back and safety.
What's your favorite play?
How long have you been playing?
Since I was 4.
What made you start playing?
Do you play any other sports?
Who’s your favorite football player?
What’s your favorite team?
New Orleans Saints.
What position would you want to play if you went to the NFL?
What’s the most helpful thing a coach has told you?
Just keep working, and work hard.