Ian Williams is back.
But as the nose tackle explained on Tuesday, there’s still plenty of work to be done.
“I don’t really think I’m clear of that final hurdle yet. I’m still working, everyday just to get better. Push myself to see how far I can go. Better myself. That’s all I’m trying to do everyday.”
On Monday, the San Francisco 49ers activated Williams off the...
Ian Williams is back in the fold.
According to a report on the team’s website, the nose tackle has been activated from the physically unable to perform list. The nose tackle hasn’t played since Week 2 of the 2013 season when he sustained a serious ankle injury after getting cut blocked in the game against the Seattle Sea Hawks. The road to recovery for the 6’1″, 305 pound...
The San Francisco 49ers announced that they have activated NT Ian Williams from the active/PUP list, making him eligible to participate immediately.
Williams, a fourth-year player out of Notre Dame, emerged as one of the biggest stories of 49ers’ camp in 2013, beating out NT Glenn Dorsey for the starting job.
Unfortunately, Williams went down in week 2 with a season ending ankle...
Ian Williams still hasn’t watched the play that ended his season in Week 2 in Seattle.
The San Francisco 49ers nose tackle suffered a broken fibula and severe ligament damage when he was cut-blocked by J.R. Sweezy back on September 15, and has slowly been working his way back ever since.
“It feels good, just a little weak,” said Williams recently during the team’s organized...
Matt Barrows of Sacramento Bee writes that the 49ers could consider fielding trade offers for one of their nose tackles – Glenn Dorsey or Ian Williams.
Barrows points out that the 49ers only employ a nose tackle on around 40 percent of their defensive plays, but Dorsey and Williams are both starting-caliber players.
On top of that, Barrows mentions that Quinton Dial has...
Nose Tackle Ian Williams has been put on IR, after suffering a broken ankle in Sundays’ loss to the Seattle Seahawks 29-3. Williams was signed by the 49ers as an undrafted free agent in 2011 and played college football at Notre Dame. Williams best season in Notre Dame was in his senior year, he had 37 tackles, 2 sacks, and an interception in 7.5 games.The 49ers found a quick...
San Francisco 49ers nose tackle Ian Williams was placed on injured reserve Tuesday with a broken left ankle.
Williams, who was scheduled to undergo surgery on the ankle, was injured on by a block by J.R. Sweezy early in the 49ers' 29-3 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday.
Williams, a three-year veteran who made his first career start against the Seahawks, has played in six...
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September 17, 2013
San Francisco has lost starting nose tackle Ian Williams to a leg injury suffered in the first quarter against Seattle.
Williams was injured when he was being cut block by J.R. Sweezy midway through the quarter on Sunday night. Williams' left ankle was caught underneath as Sweezy made the block on a 2-yard run by Marshawn Lynch. He was down on the field for a few minutes before...
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September 15, 2013