Hit as low as 4.44 40-yard dash at Northwestern Pro day.
Data Scout Notes: 1st team/AFCA1/AP1
Post-Draft Outlook: A closer look at the Cowboys' picks: Round 3/69 -- Jason Williams, LB, 6-1, 241, Western Illinois...He wowed the Cowboys and others with a 4.49 40-yard dash. Also had 14 forced turnovers in college. Should provide depth at a thin linebacker position and help on special teams. - by The Sports Xchange
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Draft Scout Jason Williams News
12/08/14 - LB Jason Williams was signed by the Buccaneers Monday (Dec. 8). Williams (6-1, 245), originally entered the NFL as a third-round draft selection (69th overall) by the Dallas Cowboys in the 2009 NFL Draft. In his six-year career, Williams has played in 57 games, with four starts, totaling 31 tackles, two forced fumbles, two passes defensed and one fumble recovery, while also tallying 26 special teams tackles. He has also played in one postseason game. Williams, who played collegiately at Western Illinois, has played for Dallas (2009-10), Carolina (2010-12, 2013-14) and Philadelphia (2012). This season, he played in 11 games with Carolina, before being released on December 2.
12/02/14 - LB Jason Williams was waived by the Panthers Tuesday (Dec. 2). Williams played in 11 games, totaling one tackle on defense and three on special teams.
09/11/14 - LB Jason Williams missed his second straight practice with a thigh injury.
09/07/14 - LB Jason Williams was the only player held out of Wednesday's practice with an injury. He has a sore thigh.
04/03/14 - LB Jason Williams re-signed as an unrestricted with the Panthers March 17.