The last thing an NFL draft prospect needs in the months leading up to the event is an arrest. One tangle with the law can instantly be a negative hit on the player’s stock, causing him to be drafted much later than originally expected.
One such player is former Florida State cornerback P.J. Williams, who was arrested in early April on suspicion of DUI.
Williams plead not guilty...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- Former Florida State defensive back and NFL draft prosect P.J. Williams is facing a DUI charge following a traffic stop by university police.
A Florida State University Police Department arrest report says Williams was pulled over around 3 a.m. Friday after an officer spotted him having difficulty turning out of a McDonald's and then keeping his rental SUV...
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April 03, 2015
P.J. Williams’ hopes of being selected early in the 2015 NFL draft might have been dashed early Friday morning.
The Florida State cornerback was arrested for a DUI Friday at 3:08 a.m., NFL Media’s Albert Breer reported, via the Leon County jail. Williams was rated as an early second-round pick by The Sports Xchange prior to the incident.
Williams’ stock is likely to drop...
According to reports, Florida State cornerback P.J. Williams was arrested at 3 a.m. for DUI. NFL.com’s Albert Breer and Ian Rapoport confirmed the arrest with the Leon County jail.
From @RapSheet and me: Per the Leon County jail, FSU CB PJ Williams — a prospective 1st-rounder — was arrested for DUI at 3:08 AM today.
— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) April 3, 2015
Jameis Winston gets most of the publicity out of this year’s Florida State players in the NFL Draft, but a number of other former Seminoles are enticing prospects as well. Cornerback P.J. Williams was one of the most important players on the FSU defense, and projects to be drafted in the first two rounds of this spring’s draft.
Williams posted a video of himself doing a box jump...
P.J. Williams is entering the NFL Draft after three strong seasons at Florida State, and he’s updated his FSU “Forever” tattoo to reflect the time he spent in Tallahassee. Williams had three tomahawks with his FSU seasons under the original tattoo.
Some of the best 3 years of my life!! #Nole4Ever #12 #13 #14
A photo posted by Pj Williams (@pjwilliams_26) on Jan 22...
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Florida State cornerback P.J. Williams says he plans to declare for the NFL draft.
The 6-foot, 196-pound junior made the announcement on his Twitter account Tuesday.
Williams was honored as the defensive MVP of last year's BCS national championship game after his fourth-quarter interception helped the Seminoles rally to win the title. He finished the 2014 season...
Via AP on Fox
January 06, 2015
Florida State’s P.J. Williams will not be returning to Tallahassee, Fla., for another season. The Seminoles’ junior defensive back is headed to the NFL.
Williams, a 6-foot-1, 196-pound cornerback, was named the Defensive MVP of the 2013 BCS National Championship Game last January. He totaled one interception and 10 passes defended in 2014.
Williams made his announcement on...
Two more Florida State football players are in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons after a report came out alleging the Tallahassee Police Department mishandled a car accident they were involved in.
According to a New York Times report from Mike McIntire and Walt Bogdanish, starting cornerbacks P.J. Williams and Ronald Darby fled the scene of a car crash that occurred at 2:37...
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GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Florida State junior cornerback P.J. Williams believes even though his Seminoles have had the best secondary in college football statistically speaking over the last three years that this year's version is going to be even better.
And he may be 100 percent right.
While all the attention is focused on Florida State's Heisman Trophy quarterback James Winston, the...