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Chris Williams

Chris Williams - #65 - G

Status Active
Height/Weight 6' 6"/ 320 lbs.
Birthday 08/26/1985
Birthplace Baton Rouge, LA
College Vanderbilt
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 1st round, 14th pick by Bears

St. Louis Rams: 2013 team needs

Posted March 08, 2013 @ 9:23 p.m. ET
We highlight the top three needs on offense and defense for the St. Louis Rams, and take a look back at their 2012 draft class.

Schwartz won't say if Calvin Johnson broke three fingers

Posted Feb. 21, 2013 @ 12:07 p.m. ET
Lions head coach Jim Schwartz would not confirm if WR Calvin Johnson suffered three broken fingers.

Rams place Titus Young on waivers

Posted Feb. 15, 2013 @ 3:49 p.m. ET
Titus Young's stay with the Rams was brief. The wide receiver has been placed on waivers after only a few days in St. Louis.

Reports: Rams to hire Walton as defensive coordinator

Posted Feb. 13, 2013 @ 1 p.m. ET
The Rams will hire Lions secondary coach Tim Walton as their defensive coordinator, ESPN’s Adam Schefter first reported.

Rams claim former Lions WR Young

Posted Feb. 05, 2013 @ 4:43 p.m. ET
The Rams claimed WR Titus Young off waivers from the Lions on Tuesday, CBS Sports’ Jason La Canfora first reported.

Uncertainty over home dome remains for Rams

Posted Feb. 04, 2013 @ 2:20 p.m. ET
An attorney for the agency that runs the home of the Rams says it's unlikely it will implement the plan to upgrade the Edward Jones Dome.

Rams will not hire Rob Ryan

Posted Jan. 29, 2013 @ 12:07 p.m. ET
The Rams decided Tuesday not to hire Rob Ryan for their vacant defensive-coordinator position.

Report: Rams hire Rob Ryan

Posted Jan. 24, 2013 @ 7:18 p.m. ET
The Rams hired former Cowboys defensive coordinator Rob Ryan to take over their defense, according to ESPN’s Adam Schefter.

Rams remain in dire need of playmaking wideouts

Posted Jan. 10, 2013 @ 10:32 a.m. ET
For the second year in a row, wide receiver shapes up as a major draft need for the Rams.

Gregg Williams expected to follow son out of St. Louis

Posted Jan. 03, 2013 @ 5:02 p.m. ET
We hear it won't be long before Rams defensive coordinator Gregg Williams receives the same fate as his son, Blake, who was fired Wednesday.

NFC West Spin cycle: Niners, Seahawks gear up for postseason

Posted Dec. 31, 2012 @ 12:56 p.m. ET
The Niners and Seahawks have plenty of momentum for the playoffs afer taking down the Cardinals and Rams, respectively, in Week 17.

Seahawks top Rams to finish 2012 perfect at home

Posted Dec. 30, 2012 @ 8:22 p.m. ET
Russell Wilson tied Peyton Manning's record for most touchdown passes by a rookie with 26, and Seattle finished the season 8-0 at home with a win over the Rams.

NFC West Spin cycle: There's no stopping red-hot Seahawks

Posted Dec. 24, 2012 @ 12:23 p.m. ET
The surging Seahawks grabbed center stage in the NFC West with their playoff-clinching rout of the Niners in Seattle.

Bradford, Jenkins lead Rams past Buccaneers

Posted Dec. 23, 2012 @ 4:42 p.m. ET
Sam Bradford tossed a pair of touchdown passes and CB Janoris Jenkins scored his fourth TD of the season, helping the Rams beat the Buccaneers 28-13.

Likelihood growing that Jackson on last legs with Rams

Posted Dec. 21, 2012 @ 12:03 p.m. ET
We hear the odds RB Steven Jackson will remain with the Rams after this season have dropped below 50 percent.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted Oct. 16, 2012
The Chicago Bears have terminated offensive lineman Chris Williams' contract, ending a disappointing run for the former first-round draft pick. He came into training camp this year competing with J'Marcus Webb for the starting spot at left tackle but was unable to beat him out. And when the Bears signed journeyman Jonathan Scott last month, Williams' days appeared to be numbered.||||||| Williams never lived up to his billing after being taken out of Vanderbilt with the 14th overall pick in 2008. He started 20 games at left guard, 11 at right tackle and seven at left tackle but never could settle into a position thanks to injuries and poor play.
Posted Nov. 14, 2011
Williams is done for the season with a wrist injury suffered versus Detroit.||||||| A bust at tackle, Williams has played well at guard and will be missed on Chicago's improved offensive line.
Posted Sept. 19, 2010
Williams and rookie backup free safety Major Wright both left the game at Dallas with hamstring injuries.||||||| Williams and Wright were both hurt in the first quarter Sunday, and the Bears said they would not return. The Bears lost Williams after only two drives, after quarterback Jay Cutler had already been sacked. Cutler was sacked on the second play of the game.
Posted Sept. 28, 2008
Williams, who returned to practice this week, remains inactive after undergoing back surgery in August. He didn't play in Sunday's 24-20 home win over the Eagles.||||||| Williams practiced on a limited basis for the first time since surgery to repair a herniated disk in his lower back in early August. He is still several weeks away from returning, but this is a step in the right direction for the Bears' first-round draft pick.
Posted Sept. 25, 2008
Williams, the 14th pick in the draft, was also available for the first time this season on Sunday.||||||| Williams underwent surgery to repair a herniated disk in his back in the preseason.

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