• Height
    6' 1"
  • Weight
    219
  • Hand Size
    9 1/2" (45th)
Malik Willis headshot
  • Draft Pick
    3.22 2022
  • College
    Liberty
  • Age
    23.0
  • College QBR
    74.4 (52nd)
  • College YPA
    8.5 (63rd)
  • Breakout Age
    21.3 (34th)
  • SPARQ-x
    -

Malik Willis Bio

Malik Willis is a Quarterback prospect from Atlanta, Georgia. He was rated 3 stars coming out of highschool and originally committed to Virginia Tech, before decommintting and ultimately ending up at Auburn. He was the QB to Jarrett Stidham. 2019 seemed to be his year to be the starter, but when Auburn landed 5 star QB Bo Nix, Malik transferred to Liberty. He had to sit the 2019 season out due to NCAA transfer eligibility rules. Read More

Malik Willis College Stats

Year Games Pass Atts Pass Yds YPA Comp % Pass TDs Rush Yds Age School
2017 7 (QB) 7 45 6.4 85.70% 1 221 18 Auburn
2018 5 (QB) 7 24 3.4 71.40% 0 88 19 Auburn
2020 10 (QB) 265 2,250 8.5 64.2% 20 (6 ints) 944 21 Liberty
2021 13 (QB) 339 2,857 8.4 61.10% 27 (12 ints) 878 22 Liberty

Malik Willis ADP

215.80
(-34.09)
Average Draft Position (2022)
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QB45 Rank

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Who is Malik Willis

Malik Willis is a dual threat quarterback and starting at Liberty showcased his abilities. His career at Liberty was an instant success, where he totaled over 5,000 passing yards and 47 touchdowns in his two seasons. He dominated the position in 2020, so much so, that it led Liberty to being ranked within the AP top 25 at the end of the season. On the ground, Malik led the Flames in rushing yards. He outpaced his running backs in 2020 and 2021 by 147 yards and 431 yards respectively.

Expectations for Willis to enter the NFL should not suprise anyone. It's in his blood. His uncle, James Anderson, was a standout linebacker at VIriginia Tech. He was drafted in the 3rd round of the 2006 draft by the Carolina Panthers.

Malik Willis was drafted in the 3rd round of the 2022 NFL Draft by the Tennessee Titans. Willis should be able to take the starting job if he capitalizes on his athleticism. If not he’ll continue to be a backup.

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