On his reaction of being drafted:"I'm so excited right now, I'm so pumped to be coming to the Colts."
On anticipating the Colts picking him:
"No, this is somebody that just really shocked me."
On his first thoughts about the Colts:
On previous interest expressed by Colts:
"They did (express interest). I figured I would be drafted more of a center and thinking that the Colts already have such a great center in Jeff Saturday, but they want to bring me in as more of a guard, and I'm totally flexible with that."
On past guard experience:
"Yes I have, in college."
On his strengths:
"My quickness, my physical strength and my passion for the game."
On coming in and challenging for a starting position:
"Yes, Coach Dungy said they would give me an opportunity to respond, and that's what I'm coming in looking to do, come in and compete."