A former Liberty University standout quarterback who is being touted as the Tennessee Titans’ future quarterback says he wants to point people to God throughout his NFL career.

When asked why he plays with such enthusiasm during a post-draft interview, Willis cited his Christian faith.

“I consider myself fortunate to be able to do so. God has placed me in a position where I can utilize my platform to glorify Him and simply bring people closer to Him – and simply bring joy to others “Willis revealed this in an interview with Titans commentator Mike Keith. “So I enjoy playing the game since I am gifted with it. So now I get to go use what God has given me to touch others and make them happy.”

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Willis says that he wishes to convey happiness since “you never know what people are going through.”

According to Sports Spectrum, a publication that covers Christian athletes, he frequently expresses his faith on social media. He tweeted “He is risen” on Easter Sunday.Willis began his career at Auburn before transferring to Liberty due to a lack of playing time. He became an NFL prospect with the Flames. Willis says his faith has guided him during tough times.