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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

Report: Bills players paid for 'knockout shots' in Williams' tenure

Posted March 03, 2012 @ 10:32 p.m. ET
There are allegations of yet another bounty program implemented by one of Gregg Williams' former teams. This time it's the Bills.

Free-agent scouting report: Rams WR Brandon Lloyd

Posted March 03, 2012 @ 1:41 p.m. ET
Of all the Rams' 20 UFAs, WR Brandon Lloyd would appear to be the most desirable keeper, but he might be looking to follow Josh McDaniels to New England.  

Report: Williams ran bounty system with Redskins

Posted March 02, 2012 @ 6:29 p.m. ET
The Redskins had a similar bounty system to the one revealed by the NFL in an investigation of the Saints under Gregg Williams.

Williams 'truly sorry' for role in 'bounty' program

Posted March 02, 2012 @ 5:31 p.m. ET
Gregg Williams released a statement taking responsibility for his role in the "pay for performance" program that he administered in New Orleans.

Tough time to be a Saints fan

Posted March 02, 2012 @ 4:36 p.m. ET
The Saints' season ended with a feeling of woulda, shoulda, coulda. This next one is likely to begin with a sense of serious regret over the past.

Rams say no to dome plan; will submit their own

Posted March 01, 2012 @ 11:56 a.m. ET
The Rams have rejected the initial proposal to upgrade the Edward Jones Dome and will submit their own improvement plan.

Rams' fantasy questions for the offseason

Posted Feb. 29, 2012 @ 9:40 a.m. ET
How much will the new regime turn this roster over? That's one of several questions surrounding the Rams this offseason. 

Rams have urgency with trading No. 2

Posted Feb. 28, 2012 @ 12:58 p.m. ET
The Rams have let the NFL know that their No. 2 overall pick is very much for sale. They have good reason to do so relatively early in the draft process.

Report: Rams have trade discussions for No. 2 pick

Posted Feb. 28, 2012 @ 10:34 a.m. ET
Robert Griffin III's impressive showing at the Combine has made the No. 2 draft position the big story, and trade discussions have reportedly begun.

Rams couldn't be more committed to Bradford

Posted Feb. 26, 2012 @ 3:05 p.m. ET
Take it from both new Rams head coach Fisher and new Rams GM Les Snead: Starting QB Sam Bradford isn't going anywhere else anytime soon.

Fisher: Rams won't trade Bradford

Posted Feb. 24, 2012 @ 10:48 p.m. ET
New Rams head coach Jeff Fisher said Friday the team would listen to offers for the second overall pick in the draft, but he added that the club had no intention of trading QB Sam Bradford.

Blackmon tackles speed questions at Combine

Posted Feb. 24, 2012 @ 5:07 p.m. ET
Oklahoma State WR Justin Blackmon addressed his height and speed during his session with the media at the Combine on Friday.

Report: Rams getting interest in No. 2 pick

Posted Feb. 23, 2012 @ 11:25 p.m. ET
The Rams are open to trading out of the No. 2 overall pick if the price is right, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Thursday.

Rams reach deal to play in London in 2012

Posted Feb. 22, 2012 @ 1:24 p.m. ET
The Rams have settled a lease dispute with the St. Louis Convention and Visitors Bureau, allowing them to play a "home" game in London next season.

NFC West catchphrase: Show me the WRs

Posted Feb. 21, 2012 @ 1:09 p.m. ET
All four NFC West teams need to upgrade at WR, and there are several talented UFAs who could help, including the Saints' Marques Colston.

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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