Former Lions DE Sam Williams dies
Updated Apr 26, 2013 2:53 AM ET DETROIT (AP) Sam Williams , the former Detroit Lions defensive end who also played for the Rams and Falcons, has died. He was 82. IN MEMORIAM We remember
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McCord played left end on a line that included NFL great Alex Karras at left tackle, Roger Brown at right tackle and Sam Williams at right end. McCord had three interceptions and recovered nine fumbles in 168 games, mostly as a defensive end
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pass from quarterback Matt Flynn and dropping two passes in a short span earlier in practice. ... Two-time Super Bowl-winning coach Tom Flores attended practice, as did former Raiders Tony Stewart, Sam Williams and Justin Fargas.
Sam Williams Scouting Report
Williams is a good-sized prospect to be a strong side linebacker in the NFL. He is a good athlete with good speed. He doesn't have great skills as a linebacker, but he has succeeded because of his physical attributes. He needs a lot of coaching, but there is a base to work with. He tends to play ...
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start at weak-side linebacker in place of Thomas Howard for the second straight game. In turn, Howard will replace Sam Williams as the starting strong-side linebacker. "... Defensive end Greg Ellis (knee) missed practice once again Thursday
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deactivated by the Raiders . Tuiasosopo was elevated to No. 2 quarterback with Walter out. Ashley Lelie replaced Walker in the starting lineup, and Kalimba Edwards filled in for Burgess, John Wade for Grove and Sam Williams for Brown.
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that gave the Raiders a 20-17 victory over the Cincinnati Bengals on Sunday. "He caused the fumble," linebacker Sam Williams said. "That was unbelievable." Cooper died in a boating mishap off the Florida coast earlier this year. He went
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Boschetti, William Joseph, Desmond Bryant Linebackers (9): Thomas Howard, Kirk Morrison, Ricky Brown , Jon Alston, Sam Williams , Isaiah Ekejiuba, David Nixon, Chris O'Neill, Slade Norris Cornerbacks (7): Nnamdi Asomugha, Chris Johnson
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MLB Kirk Morrison , SLB Jon Alston . Backups - OLB/MLB Ricky Brown , MLB Isaiah Ekejiuba , SLB Slade Norris , SLB Sam Williams . The only secure spot is Howard's, who is one of the NFL's fastest weak-side linebackers and can range sideline-to-sideline
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fees, including management fees." Chamber President Sam Williams and CFO Robert Hollis have their six-figure salaries ..... chief financial officer of the chamber: $212,348 * Sam Williams ,* president of the chamber: $720,075 * *Williams