Willis Working to Strike Right Balance

However, as the newbie quarterback plans for a major portion of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this week - joint practices Wednesday and Thursday notwithstanding Saturday's preseason game -

You would rather not remove that sort of range of abilities from a player, yet you've recently sort of got to deal with it to process," quarterbacks mentor Pat O'Hara said. "I think the best thing for a player is simply visual proof of watching the tape, and afterward sort of the light going on, and afterward you're like, '

After Willis scrambled for a joined 1,822 yards and 27 scores during his last two seasons at Liberty University, there was little uncertainty his trickiness and yards after contact would mean he'd be a great sprinter on the NFL level.

Willis offered a first look at that last Thursday when he ran multiple times for 21 yards and a score against the Baltimore Ravens. He really mixed multiple times versus Baltimore,

His test this week against the Buccaneers: Don't return to default mode - running the football - so rapidly or so regularly.

How could Willis do that? One way is just to pull the trigger quicker in the passing game. To do as such, he should handle guards quicker and perceive beneficiary courses - and who is open - sooner.