Seahawks' rookie Jesse Williams placed on season-ending IR; several others cut

The Seattle Seahawks have placed their rookie fifth-round draft pick defensive tackle Jesse Williams on the season-ending Injured Reserve list, according to Bob Condotta of the Seattle Times. Williams was drafted out of the University of Alabama to provide depth and run-stuffing ability from the defensive tackle position. He had battled with knee issues throughout the preseason and...
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August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Seahawks place Jesse Williams on IR

The Seattle Seahawks have placed 5th round pick, defensive tackle Jesse Williams on season ending injured reserve. The #Seahawks places 5th round DT Jesse Williams from Alabama on Injured Reserve. Big-time talent, but injuries were the question. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) August 26, 2013 Williams played his college ball at Alabama.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet...
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August 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Jordan Hill, Jesse Williams making an impression on the Seahawks

According to, rookies Jordan Hill and Jesse Williams have already made an impression on the coaching staff. Seahawks defensive coordinator Dan Quinn says they fit right in. “They fit in terrific,” said Quinn.”… Both of those guys have a real blue-collar approach to it, which you like. They want to come in and do the work. Playing defensive tackle is tough duty...
Via Pro Football Zone
June 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Rookies fitting in on Seahawks defensive line

(Eds: Adds details, quotes. With AP Photos.) By CURTIS CRABTREE Associated Press Seattle's secondary was already one of the league's best and the Seahawks had signed free agents Cliff Avril and Michael Bennett to help bolster the defensive end position. That left defensive tackle as one of the few positions of need for the Seahawks defense entering the NFL draft in April...
Via AP on Fox
June 14, 2013  |  Discuss

A look back at Seahawks’ 2013 rookie mini-camp

Sea-Rooks I am a bit late to the party on this piece due to vacation.  Nevertheless I wanted to take a moment to summarize what caught my eye watching the video’s and listening to all the press conferences on the Seahawks website. The good: ‘Tha Monstar’ Seattle Seahawks’ first fifth round draft pick, defensive tackle Jesse Williams,  has a huge upper body.  He uses his...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
May 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Seattle hopes Hill and Williams can add depth

It shouldn't be a surprise that Jordan Hill and Jesse Williams are roommates during the Seattle Seahawks rookie minicamp. Out of all the rookies participating this weekend, Williams and Hill have potentially the best chance of making the greatest impact for the Seahawks right away thanks to a unique set of skills each possess. ''We just want to find a spot, both of...
Via AP on Fox
May 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Seahawks rookie Jesse Williams has a lot of tattoos (Photo)

Photo from Seattle Seahawks rookie defensive lineman Jesse Williams has a lot of tattoos as you can tell from the photo on the right.  Just like anyone that has tattoos, the story behind each one is interesting. has Williams’ story. He makes his home in Brisbane, Australia, and according to the American Football International Review, is the first indigenous...
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May 04, 2013  |  Discuss

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