Coach Dan Campbell said Thursday that Williams (suspension) is "miles ahead of where he was last year" and praised his activity in OTAs, Tim Twentyman of the Lions' official site reports.
Fri, Apr 21, 2023 at 11:36 AM
The NFL announced Friday that Williams will be suspended six games for violation of the league's gambling policy, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.
The speedy wideout was a first-round draft pick despite suffering an ACL tear in his knee a few months prior. Assuming there are no complications from the injury, he has the ability to be a home-run hitter who can make life miserable for opponents in man coverage. He has to get stronger and improve at getting off the line against press coverage, which could entail getting help from schemes against physical cornerbacks.
Long Range Potential:
Big-play wide receiver (when healthy).