Originally posted on NBC Connecticut  |  Last updated 11/17/11
We're sort of surprised this didn't come up sooner but Huskies return specialist and part-time receiver Nick Williams would love to get more involved in the offense. Given that he's a legitimate big-play threat (something UConn has in running back Lyle McCombs but lacks at wideout), it seems like a perfect fit. "I would definitely like to be more involved (in the offense) as any player would," Williams told the Hartford Courant's Desmond Conner. "Any time you can get the ball and a chance to help the offense maybe put some points up, get some better field position, anything to help the team, I would love to do that." And it's not like Williams has squandered the chances he's gotten on offense. Just the opposite, in fact. In a very limited role, he has even receptions for 174 yards and two touchdowns. That works out to 24.9 yards per reception, which is 9.7 yards more per catch than the nearest player (that player, by the way, is tight end Ryan Griffin; Kashif Moore is the neares...
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