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Falcons Try Out WR Nick Williams

Aaron Wilson of the National Football Post reports that the Falcons brought in WR Nick Williams for a tryout this week. Atlanta is dealing with a few injuries at receive including WR Harry Douglas (foot) and WR Devin Hester (hamstring). However, it seems more likely that they would sign either WR Ryan Spadola or WR Bernard Reedy in the event that they wanted to add another receiver...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
October 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Promote Akeem Davis; Cut Nick Williams, Richard Crawford From Practice Squad

Redskins Promote Akeem Davis; Cut Nick Williams, Richard Crawford From Practice Squad The Washington Redskins made some roster moves on Tuesday. After placing defensive tackle Barry Cofield on the short-term injured reserve list, the Redskins promoted safety Akeem Davis from the practice squad to the 53-man roster. Davis was originally on the 53 roster but [...]
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins make a slew of roster moves today

Today the Washington Redskins were busy making moves. The team placed Barry Cofield on the short term injured reserve. @Russellmania980: Two sources tell @ESPNRadio980 that WR Nick Williams has been released from the #Redskins practice squad. Skins looking for bigger WR’s. The team also cut CB Richard Marshall from the practice squad and signed DT […] The post Redskins make a...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins release WR Nick Williams from practice squad; work out tight ends

The Washington Redskins have released wide receiver Nick Williams from their practice, according to multiple reports. Two sources tell @ESPNRadio980 that WR Nick Williams has been released from the #Redskins practice squad. Skins looking for bigger WR's. — Chris Russell (@Russellmania980) September 9, 2014 Williams appeared in five games last season after being promoted from...
Via KCM Sports
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Steelers 2013 Draft Class Review – DE Nick Williams

By Matthew Marczi It has been a theme for many years that, aside from the occasional special teams contributions, rookies on the Pittsburgh Steelers, including even first-round draft picks, rarely contribute during their first season. That has been especially true over the years on defense, though less so on offense. That pattern changed somewhat in 2013 due to a variety of circumstances...
Via Steelers Depot
February 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Redskins Roundup: Pierre Garcon will truck you

DISCUSS THIS IN THE DC PRO SPORTS REDDIT! We start with our must-read of the day: An update on ex-Redskins QB Doug Williams, who was fired by Grambling earlier this season under very controversial circumstances. Williams is now a stay-at-home dad, but much in demand and is pondering a return to the NFL, perhaps the Redskins. Who is getting it done and who is not on the Redskins?...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
November 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Another Look at Nick Williams

DISCUSS THIS IN THE DC PRO SPORTS REDDIT! By now you know the Redskins moved RB Chris Thompson to injured reserve and activated WR Nick Williams off the practice squad. You may recall I suggested the Redskins move Williams to the active roster after week 4, when I wrote this: Maybe Nick Williams should get a look on the active roster since it isn’t clear what, if anything, Aldrick...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins promote Nick Williams to roster

DISCUSS IT IN OUR REDDIT The Washington Redskins have promoted WR Nick Williams from the practice squad to the active roster. Williams will replace RB Chris Thompson. Thompson was placed on the season ending injured reserve. Thompson is apparently suffering from an injured shoulder. The former Connecticut wide receiver signed with the Redskins in the offseason as an undrafted...
Via DC Pro Sports Report
November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Redskins Promote Nick Williams to Active Roster From Practice Squad

On Friday the Washington Redskins announced they would be placing runningback/return man Chris Thompson on injured reserve. The Thompson move left a open roster spot on the Redskins 53-man roster. Instead of signing someone off the street from the free-agent pool, Coach Shanahan and the Redskins will promote wide receiver Nick Williams from the practice [...]
November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Why the Redskins need to promote Nick Williams to the roster

  It's that time of a losing season where we ditch the playoff talk and just focus on becoming fans of the great players and hope to see good individual performances more than the team as a whole (in other words, we're a bit tired of the heartbreaks). Amazing how long you look forward to a season and redskins get you through October and you're ready...
Via Redskins Hog Heaven
November 10, 2013  |  Discuss

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