With Chilo Rachal’s departure, now is the time for Bears offensive lineman Edwin Williams to get back in the mix at left guard, where he started seven games last season.
Since being drafted 14th overall in 2008, Chris Williams has played every offensive line spot for the Bears, except for center, with minimal success anywhere. Now it appears that Williams, their starting left guard last season, will be going back to where it all started for him, left tackle. Williams would provide competition for J’Marcus Webb, an athletic kid that offensive coordinator...
The Chicago Bears and offensive lineman
Edwin Williams have agreed on a two-year contract extension through
the 2013 season.
The Chicago Bears signed offensive lineman Edwin Williams to a two-year contract extension Wednesday.
The deal will run through the 2013 season for Williams, an undrafted free agent out of Maryland.
Williams scored his first touchdown in last week's loss at Green Bay, recovering a fumble in the end zone.
Williams has appeared in 23 games over three seasons with the Bears and...
The Chicago Bears continue to make small moves to build their offensive line, signing guard Edwin Williams to a two-year contract extension Wednesday.
With a year of experience in Mike Martz's offense under his belt, the Bears feel that Edwin Williams is better equipped to step into the starting lineup than he was last season.
The Chicago Bears searched for depth to add to their offensive line after guard Chris Williams season-ending injury on Sunday, working out three lineman with previous NFL experience on Tuesday. Brought in for workouts were: Mansfield Wrotto, Renardo Foster and Mike Gibson worked out for the team at Halas Hall. Edwin Williams, who took over after Chris Williams left the [...]
I wrote prior to the start of the season that Edwin Williams would be one to watch during the pre-season as a potential center replacement for Olin Kreutz. Williams has played center before but also has dabbled at the offensive guard position.
Little did I know that the Bears would grab Chris Spencer as a center guard prospect to bolster their offensive line.
The Chicago Bears placed starting left guard Chris Williams on injured reserve Monday, ending his season.
The four-year veteran had surgery to repair a dislocated left wrist Sunday night, after the team's 37-13 victory over the Detroit Lions. He was replaced by Edwin Williams in the second half.
Coach Lovie Smith stopped short Monday of calling Edwin Williams the new starting...
Via AP on Fox
November 14, 2011
The Bears came away with the big 37-13 victory over the Lions tonight, but it came with a price.
The offensive line that had been gelling so well the past few weeks lost one of its key contributors, left guard Chris Williams.
According to Vaughn McClure of the Chicago Tribune, Williams suffered a wrist injury early in the second half.
He is expected to miss the rest of the season...