Always striving to be the best

A Closer Look: Jordan Dangerfield
Position: Safety
Experience: Third Season
College: Towson
Twitter Handle: @Dangerfield__

Most entertaining person you follow on social media?
HaHa Davis (Twitter @HaHaDavis)

Must have food?
Shrimp alfredo.

Celebrity crush?
Lauren London.

Must see show?
Breaking Bad.

Morning person or night owl?
Morning person.

Who is your football mentor or inspiration?
Troy Polamalu and Arthur Moats. Troy is the same position and I feel like we share some of the same things, being all over the place on the field. Playing crazy. Moats, being in the same conference in college and seeing him go, that motivated me. It told me if he can do it, I can do it.

What motivates you?
My son, Josiah.

What scares you?

Biggest challenge you had to overcome?
My rookie year when I went without playing football. That and my dad passing away before I went to college.

What is your football mindset/approach?
To be the best I can be. To be the best player on the field. To work hard, and not get outworked by anybody.

When did you start to dream about playing in the NFL?
When I was seven.

Why do you play football?
Because I love the game. I love doing it. I love what it brings. It's fun, especially in the locker room with the guys.

When you hear Steelers football, what do you think?
Blue-collar, hard-nosed football. Championships.