Malik Willis
Quarterback from Liberty 2021 Draft Profile
Malik Willis
Height
6-1
Weight
215 lbs
College
Liberty
Position
QB
Class
Senior
Home town
Atlanta GA
85/100
Player Rating
9
PositionRank
4.49
FortyYD Time
QB Rating
106.8
YDS
2260
Comp %
64.2
TDS
20
INTs
6
Rush AVG
6.7

Malik Willis QB Liberty Draft Profile

Strengths
  • Very confident passer and shows good accuracy and feel when in rhythm. Showed better ball placement from past years and throws very catchable passes. Puts too much air in some of his throws and needs to show a lower trajectory on deep throws.
  • Sprays the ball anywhere on the field, especially when given a pocket from which to deliver. Will step up into pocket while looking downfield, reset his feet and deliver.
  • Sees the field very well when the play breaks down and occasionally changes plays at the line.
  • Possesses a strong right arm and is capable of making every NFL throw easily. Can drive the deep out to the sideline from the opposite hash and has no problem threading the needle between closing defenders. Easily zips to all areas of the field, demonstrating very good touch on underneath routes to running backs and receivers, as well as down the sideline on deep passes.
  • Good accuracy overall, including excellent accuracy on short timing routes to backs and receivers, placing the ball slightly in front to lead receivers to potential yardage after the catch.
Weaknesses
  • Needs to improve his touch at all levels and know when to gun it and when to take something off his throws. Accuracy is solid, but far from great with streaky ball placement downfield as he tries to thread the needle too much.
  • Has struggled with his decision-making and needs to improve his pre-snap recognition skills to read defenses and see blitzes. Doesn't decipher information as quickly as you would like, but does see the entire field and understands coverage.
  • Marginal height, which will prove more of a detriment in an offense that asks him to drop back from center more often.
  • Sails throws to either sideline; receivers make him look good with acrobatic catches. Back-foot throws are not accurate. Sometimes trusts his arm too much, trying to stick passes late in the play or when off-balance.

How other scouting services rate Malik Willis (Overall Rank)

All Scouts AverageOverall Rank
98.9
All Scouts AveragePosition Rank
17.0