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IAN WILLIAMS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Ian Williams Says He Still Has a ‘Mental Hurdle’ To Clear

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...
Via BaySportsNet
August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers Activate Ian Williams From PUP List

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...
Via BaySportsNet
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Activate NT Ian Williams From PUP List

  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...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Williams joins list of 49ers on PUP or NFI

Veteran Ian Williams was the latest 49ers player Friday to be placed on the physically-unable-to-perform or non-football injury list. Next week when linebacker NaVorro Bowman reports, he will also be added to the PUP list. Bowman is expected to open the season on the PUP list, as the 49ers are not going to take any chances in his rehab from the severe knee injury he sustained in...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

San Francisco 49ers Ian Williams Trying ‘To Get Back to 100 percent’

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...
Via BaySportsNet
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers Could Field Trade Offers For NTs Glenn Dorsey Or Ian Williams?

  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...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers’ Ian Williams aiming to be ready for training camp

var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; 49ers defensive lineman Ian Williams told 49ers.com that he’s aiming to be ready for training camp after suffering a season-ending ankle injury in 2013. “It was hard,” Williams said. “I’m not going to sugarcoat it or anything like that. It was hard not being able to contribute....
Via Pro Football Zone
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

49ers' Ian Williams goes on injured reserve

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...
Via AP on Fox
September 17, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers lose nose tackle Ian Williams to leg injury

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...
Via AP on Fox
September 15, 2013  |  Discuss

49ers sign Ian Williams to two-year extension

The 49ers made a move today that is shows it is preparing for life after Ricky Jean-Francois and Isaac Sopoaga. They signed NT Ian Williams to a two-year contract extension. The extension is worth $3.2 million, with a $1 million guarantee.We are very pleased to extend the contract of a young, talented player like Ian, general manager Trent Baalke said. He will have the opportunity...
Via 49ersNews
March 11, 2013  |  Discuss
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