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RB Rasheed Williams cut as Detroit Lions deal with O-line injuries

For the second time in a month, the Detroit Lions have announced the release of undrafted rookie running back Rasheed Williams, according to Kyle Meinke of MLive.com. Williams was first released during OTA workouts, when he was finishing classes at Alfred State.The Lions likely released Williams in order to free up a roster spot for an offensive lineman, MLive.com reports. The team...
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June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Williams grew out of tight end position

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...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Lions tight end is switching positions

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...
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May 21, 2014  |  Discuss
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