Billy Hall II: 2022 Pro Prospect Interview
Name: Billy Hall II
School: Reinhardt University
What goals did you set and/or accomplish in your final collegiate season?
I set a goal to win the National Championship and win the Conference. I set a goal to break the schools total touchdown record and to also be All-conference. I was named All-Conference. I was able to break the total TD record, TDs in a season, total career yards, total season yards, and total passing TDs.
Q: How do you think you took advantage of the extra year of eligibility to increase your chances of going pro?
I think I took advantage of them by getting my body more physically prepared. By working on ways to get the ball out quicker.
Q: What would your coaches and teammates say about the type of player you are?
That I’m a competitor. I hate to lose and that I will put my body on the line for the team. That I am playmaker. That I am a leader. I lead by example. I show up every day to work and to get better.
Q: When you are studying film, what are the things you focus on to improve your game?
Things I focus on are when I study myself are footwork and throwing mechanics. Pocket presence and footwork in the run game. When studying my opponents. When studying the opponent, I look at tendencies. What coverages/fronts they like to run against certain formations. I look at DBs strengths and weaknesses. I look for tips they give away when running certain coverages/blitzes.
Q: What separates you from the other pro prospects at your position?
What separates me is I am Dual Threat QB. What separates me is my playmaking ability and speed. When the pocket collapses I am about to find receivers down field or run. I can pick up and learn an offensive system quickly as well.
Q: What is your offseason plan to train and prepare for professional opportunities?
My off-season plan to train is to get with my QB trainer in Jacksonville, Florida. I am already training every day and getting ready for the next level.
Q: What kind of strengths and abilities will you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
I am a leader on and off the field. I will always put in the extra work and have people stay to get extra reps. I am constantly wanting to learn more. I am very respectful. I am very coachable.
Q: What is your final pitch to the NFL and any other pro leagues?
Anyone that takes a shot on me will not regret it. You will be getting a winner and someone who will will do whatever it takes to win.