Michael Williams simply grew out of being a tight end.
Williams, a seventh-round draft pick a year ago after playing on three national-championship teams at Alabama, was listed at 6-foot-6, 270 pounds during his rookie season with the Detroit Lions.
But after spending a year on injured reserve because of a broken hand suffered in a preseason game, the move to offensive tackle was...
Some of the logjam at tight end that was created when Martin Mayhew drafted Eric Ebron in the first round this year has been cleared up. Last year’s seventh round pick Michael Williams will change positions and become an offensive tackle.
While the fourth tackle position isn’t settled, the tight end position is. The depth chart at tight end consists of Ebron, former first round...
According to Aaron Wilson of the Baltimore Sun, the Detroit Lions have signed sixth-round pick wide receiver Corey Fuller, sixth-round pick running back Theo Reddick, seventh-rounder picks tight end Michael Williams, and linebacker Brandon Hepburn.
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