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Q&A about Duke Williams

It is time to talk about the 2nd safety (The troublemaker one) the Bills selected in the NFL draft. We are joined by Chris Murray, who is The Nevada Wolf Pack beat writer at the Reno Gazette-Journal. He's going to dish the dirt about Duke Williams. 1) What are his strengths and weaknesses?  Duke is first and foremost a hard hitter. He plays with no fear and is going...
Via Buffalo Wins
May 02, 2013  |  Discuss

For safety reasons, Bills go defense early on Day 3

BY DAN BEGNOCHEWhile the Buffalo Bills spent the majority of the first two days focusing on the offensive side of the ball, Saturday was about bolstering the secondary.Buffalo used its third and fourth picks on the defensive backfield, drafting Duke Williams and Jonathon Meeks, respectively. (photo: Ken, Lund, Flickr)Williams, a 6-foot safety out of Nevada, fulfills the "versatility...
Via AFC East Daily
April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Duke Williams Has Private Workout with the Texans

Source: Nevada safety Duke Williams visiting Texans today, Seahawks, Patriots, Colts up next:… — Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) April 14, 2013   According to Aaron Wilson from the Houston Texans will be hosting safety Michael “Duke” Williams on Sunday. At 6-0 and 190 lbs. Williams is projected to be a 4th round or later...
Via State of the Texans
April 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Nevada S Duke Williams Confirms He Is Headed To Pittsburgh For Pre Draft Visit With Steelers

We passed along the news last week that Nevada safety Duke Williams was scheduled to have a pre draft visit with the Pittsburgh Steelers and today Williams confirmed on his Twitter account that he is indeed headed to Pittsburgh. Williams earned second-team All-WAC honors as a junior, and second-team All-Mountain West honors...
Via Steelers Depot
April 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Steelers 2013 Draft – Nevada S Duke Williams Scouting Report Profile

The Pittsburgh Steelers reportedly will have Nevada safety Duke Williams in for a pre draft visit at some point, and once again, our scouting buddy Dave-Te' Thomas was kind enough to give us his detailed scouting report profile on him, which you can read below. Make sure to listen to the latest episode of the podcast as we had Thomas on for nearly a full hour talking about the...
Via Steelers Depot
April 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Steelers To Bring Nevada S Duke Williams In For Pre Draft Visit

Earlier in the evening it was reported that UCLA running back Johnathan Franklin will be making a pre draft visit on Thursday, and now Fox Sports reports that Nevada safety Duke Williams has a visit to Pittsburgh scheduled as well. Williams, a well put together safety,  measured in at the NFL combine last month at 5110 and 203 pounds. He ran a blazing 4.52 forty yard dash and...
Via Steelers Depot
April 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Nevada drops New Mexico Bowl 49-48 to Arizona

In charge nearly the entire way, Duke Williams and Nevada let the New Mexico Bowl spin out of control at the end. Matt Scott threw two short touchdown passes in the final 46 seconds and college football's postseason started with a wild one when Arizona recovered a late onside kick and rallied past the Wolf Pack 49-48 Saturday. Nevada led 21-0 in the first quarter and was ahead...
Via AP on Fox
December 15, 2012  |  Discuss

2013 NFL Draft: Top Prospects To Watch in New Mexico Bowl

Who are the top 2013 NFL Draft prospects to watch in the 2012 New Mexico Bowl between the Nevada WolfPack and Arizona Wildcats? Though the first game of the 2012-2013 college football bowl season may not feature a pair of premier programs or several star prospects, each of these teams saw some success this season and possess prospects that could have plenty of success in the...
Via Gridiron Grit
December 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Nevada's Duke Williams delivers monster hit

Seen here is Nevada cornerback Duke Williams laying some serious wood to Texas State running back Marcus Curry during Nevada's 34-21 victory on Saturday. Curry is going to feel that one tomorrow. Ouch.
Via Bush League Chronicle
September 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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