From Roll Tide to One Pride, Alabama wide receiver Jameson Williams is your newest Detroit Lion.
Many analysts and writers alike say Williams is proof the transfer portal works. After two years at Ohio State, the wideout decided ‘Bama was actually the place for him. It seems like he was correct. In 2021, the receiver racked up 79 passes for 1,572 yards and 15 touchdowns, leading the country in touchdowns of at least 70 yards at four. “This kid is uncoverable,” Mel Kiper said during ESPN’s NFL draft coverage Thursday night.
Williams is still recovering from a torn ACL suffered in the College Playoff title game on Jan. 10. Although that didn’t scare teams off from drafting him, it means he missed out on the combine and pro days, so his college highlights were extra important to clubs eyeing the talented receiver.
The Detroit Lions media team released this mash-up of some of his top plays. After that, I just assault you with YouTube and Twitter clips. Enjoy!
Jameson Williams to the Lions— ESPN (@espn) April 29, 2022
Another Bama star heads to the NFL! pic.twitter.com/YGOpvA5dlb
And enjoy this awesome Twitter thread from our good friend Brett Whitefield (click through for more):
Jared Goff’s best season was in 2018 when he had bonafide deep threat Brandin Cooks. He has been a different QB since losing him.— Brett Whitefield (@BGWhitefield) April 29, 2022
While I do think this regimes first decision at QB comes in 2023, I do believe the staff wants to give Goff an opportunity to succeed. pic.twitter.com/GBdceN9qpj