Bucs HOF LB Says White Is Asking All The Right Questions

Bucs linebacking duo Devin White and Lavonte David have been simply named one of the best duo at their place heading into the 2022 season. They have been additionally named two of the prime 10 linebackers within the league. Nonetheless, after a season the pair described as a down yr, there’s actually room for enchancment. That’s particularly the case for White.

Throughout a latest radio look on WDAE, Bucs Corridor of Fame linebacker Derrick Brooks mentioned he speaks with White often about the place he can enhance his recreation. Brooks declined to reveal what the conversations between he and White contained. However he did say the 24-year-old is asking all the precise questions.

“I can say this: The younger man is hungry to get higher,” Brooks mentioned. “Once I imply get higher, I imply asking the precise questions on [how to] be nice. And what are the little issues he must do to be nice.”

Bucs LBs Lavonte David and Devin White – Picture by: Cliff Welch/PR

It isn’t simply White who seeks Brooks’ recommendation. David leans on the Corridor of Famer as properly, searching for recommendation on to lift his and White’s degree of play as a pairing.

“You understand Devin, and I undoubtedly imply Lavonte too, each,” Brooks went on to elucidate. “How can we enhance our relationship [so] that the Bucs get one of the best out of each of us and we’re enjoying at a excessive degree collectively? I feel that’s what you’re going to see out of each of those younger males this yr. Supporting one another and making massive performs.

“The large key although for Lavonte is, in addition to Devin, they acquired to remain wholesome. If the Bucs’ protection goes to rebound to a Tremendous Bowl type of 2020, each these guys have to be on the sector loads.”

The duo is already probably the greatest linebacking pairs within the league. White might want to take the following step in his recreation play with extra self-discipline and focus. In the meantime, David wants to stay wholesome all year long. Do this, and the Bucs look to be in an exceptional place at inside linebacker for the 2022 season.