This website is not affiliated with the NFL, NFLPA, or any individual NFL franchise. Jamal Williams is a great guy, teammate, human being. If so, that would seem to give more opportunities for Williams/Dillon and create confusion in the defense. Again, Just A Guy. If you have already commented on Cheesehead TV in the past, we've created an account for you. I’m here to tell you why that absolutely cannot and should not be the case this year, despite both Williams and Jones entering contract seasons. Pro Bowl offensive tackle David Bakhtiari, center Corey Linsley, cornerback Kevin King, guard Lane Taylor and running back Jamaal Williams have contracts set … Things that Change a game in a second. Hell of a good player, crazy not to keep if nothing just great insurance, but he is much better than that role! Jamaal Williams’ future, Super Bowl obstacles and more in the Packers mailbag. These are cookies that are required to provide you with features or services that you have requested. 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He played college football at BYU and was drafted by the Packers in the fourth round of the 2017 NFL Draft. His best trait is that he's an excellent blocking back. Open Article in App. He can run, … Fresh Legs go along way. Williams attended Summit High School in Fontana, California. “Spongebob” Williams is by far the best interview in the locker room! He's more than a JAG. This includes information about the number of visitors to the site, what pages visitors view on our site and how long visitors are viewing pages on the site. If he does want he has in the past and fills his role than expectations will be met IMO. He is a reliable pass blocker and receiver. If Williams can make the most of his chances. But he only is a plow horse type of runner. Enter your email to read this article for free. Dillon out of Boston College in the second round of the 2020 NFL Draft, it made sense that Jamaal Williams kind of became the forgotten man in the Green Bay backfield. Enough of a difference to win the game? Just verify your email, set a password and you're golden. Might get a bit over vets minimum in FA. The Packers need him. The running game has changed. Scheme has come to Green Bay. And with it; players that create mismatches. There is a place / need for Jamal in 2020. Past Production. During his rookie season in 2017, Williams put up some impressive numbers with none other than quarterback Brett Hundley under center. The defense did. The chart below illustrates the trend of the player's weekly OTC Valuations (in blue) from the most recent season, using APY (in green) and, if applicable, cash that is due to the player in the next season (in red) as benchmarks. Offense was never the issue. 2018 was his lowest scrimmage yardage total with 674, despite the increase in playing time. But in 2019, he averaged 4.3 YPC, which was as good or better than 13 other team's starting running backs in 2019. He is a Helluva player and one of the all time Packer characters and dancers. If the Packers can sustain drives and score some points, it changes the entire complexion of the game. he's not faster or quicker and isn't a power runner. 2019 he was an over 85% reception rate and chalked up 16 first down receptions (career 75%, 39 total receiving 1st downs). The following week against the Buccaneers, Williams had the first of only two 100-yard rushing games in his career going for 113 yards rushing (and three receiving) and one touchdown. Not flashy, but He's a sound back. Jamaal Williams contract and salary cap details, full contract breakdowns, salaries, signing bonus, roster bonus, dead money, and valuations. He is a good back and does show elusiveness on many of his plays. Maggie Loney is a writer for Cheesehead TV, podcaster for the Pack-A-Day Podcast and Pack's What She Said, and hosts a weekly live show called Happy Hour through Game On Wisconsin. To wrap up his rookie season, he had a catch percentage of 73.5%. Just A Guy. That being said he brings a lot of skills to the table but is not great at explosive plays. On today's show, Jason, Mark, and Paul discuss Friday's injury report and how it will affect both the Packers and the Buccaneers in Sunday's big game. Contract Terms: 4 yr (s) / $2,965,992 He can run into defenders really well and sometimes power past one. The offense was atrocious in that game, too. I don't know. He sets up blocks, subtly feints, and can get small in the hole. Not a one trick pony. The defense couldn't stop the run, no question. For example, Cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our site or use a shopping cart. He doesn't even have a 4 yd per carry average for his career. Williams is solid, Jonesie is solid, Adams is a top tier, The Rodge--well you know, and that's the offensive threats we have. Must read content, player grades, stuff you can't get anywhere else. But I'm tired of people giving a free pass to the Aaron Rodgers led offense that can only fail because of the defense. Don't forget about Jamaal Williams and what he brings to the offense. TE is a mystery, remaining WRs a mystery, 2nd year coach a mystery, 3rd year GM a huge mystery, but the offense did NOT cost us the championship game against San Fran. This post is right on. He is not a great running back. Williams is a nice enough backup for sure. Good Atitude, Hangs on to the Ball, good receiver, runs hard, plenty of snaps. We know Jones will be the bell cow once again going into 2020, and Dillon wasn’t drafted to sit, but we could see Williams’ best season yet statistically if his role increases in certain packages. Head Coach Matt LaFleur had emphasized the need for his team to have three talented running backs even before the combine. Just because a back doesn't spin move and juke like barry sanders doesn't mean he has no elusiveness.