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GET TO KNOW: Cornerback Teez Tabor


Tabor: They call me Teez. Childhood nickname. It just stuck.


Tabor: Washington D.C., P.G. County Maryland.

If a Lions fan were to come to your hometown, the first place you would take them would be ...?

Tabor: You have to see the National Mall, the monuments, the White House, the Capitol, stuff like that.

College major?

Tabor: African American Studies.

Favorite movie or TV show?

Tabor: I watch ESPN, NFL Total Access all day. Movies, I have a lot of favorite movies. Blue Streak, anything with Martin Lawrence, Mike Epps, those type of actors.

Who would play you in a movie?

Tabor: Me.

Favorite food?

Tabor: Some type of chicken, any chicken.

What would your entrance music be?

Tabor: It would probably be a little bit of Shy Glizzy, just because we're from the same city.

Do you have any hidden talents?

Tabor: Just football, but I guess that wouldn't be hidden.

If you weren't playing football, what would you be doing?

Tabor: I'd probably be coaching ball.

If you could have any super power, what would it be?

Tabor: Fly.

One person you'd like to meet?

Tabor: Floyd Mayweather.

Favorite athlete of all time?

Tabor: Deion Sanders.

Best player in the NFL at your position?

Tabor: Darius Slay.

Favorite thing about Detroit so far?

Tabor: Just the people here. They welcomed me. Everyone here's been so friendly. The people really make the city.

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