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Raiders | Worked out three players

Fri, 28 Oct 2011 06:23:41 -0700

The Oakland Raiders worked out free-agent RB Stafon Johnson (Titans), RB Lonyae Miller (Cowboys) and CB Brian Williams (Giants) Thursday, Oct. 27, according to a league source with knowledge of the situation.

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Giants | Brian Williams released

Wed, 05 Oct 2011 10:44:18 -0700

The New York Giants have released CB Brian Williams.

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Giants | Brian Williams to play in preseason game

Fri, 26 Aug 2011 12:23:29 -0700

New York Giants head coach Tom Coughlin said CB Brian Williams will play in the third preseason game Saturday, Aug. 27, even though he signed with the team earlier this week. Coughlin said he expects Williams to pick up the defense quickly.

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Giants | Will sign Brian Williams

Wed, 24 Aug 2011 14:41:52 -0700

The New York Giants will sign free-agent CB Brian Williams (Falcons).

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Giants | Two CBs worked out

Wed, 24 Aug 2011 13:41:40 -0700

The New York Giants worked out free-agent CBs Lito Sheppard (Vikings) and CB Brian Williams (Falcons) Wednesday, Aug. 24.

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Falcons | Unrestricted free agents

Tue, 26 Jul 2011 21:16:25 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have the following unrestricted free agents to consider re-signing for the 2011 season: OG Justin Blalock, PK Matt Bryant, OT Tyson Clabo, OG Harvey Dahl, WR Brian Finneran, NT Thomas Johnson, P Michael Koenen, LB Stephen Nicholas, RB Jerious Norwood, LB Mike Peterson, RB Jason Snelling and CB Brian Williams.

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Falcons | Not planning on bringing back Brian Williams

Wed, 02 Mar 2011 08:22:00 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have told CB Brian Williams' agent that they do not plan on re-signing Williams this offseason, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Falcons | Week 19 Inactives

Sat, 15 Jan 2011 16:10:56 -0800

The Atlanta Falcons have declared CB Brian Williams, OT Garrett Reynolds, QB John Parker Wilson, DL Lawrence Sidbury, TE Michael Palmer, OL Mike P. Johnson, LB Spencer Adkins, DL Trey Lewis inactive for Week 19.

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Falcons | Brian Williams sits out Friday

Fri, 14 Jan 2011 09:33:38 -0800

Atlanta Falcons CB Brian Williams (knee) did not participate in practice Friday, Jan. 14, and is listed as doubtful for the team's Divisional Round playoff game.

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Falcons | Brian Williams misses practice Thursday

Thu, 13 Jan 2011 13:55:57 -0800

Atlanta Falcons CB Brian Williams (knee) did not practice Thursday, Jan. 13.

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Falcons | Brian Williams misses practice Wednesday

Wed, 12 Jan 2011 13:53:57 -0800

Atlanta Falcons CB Brian Williams (knee) did not practice Wednesday, Jan. 12.

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Falcons | Brian Williams will be ready for Divisional Round

Mon, 03 Jan 2011 12:58:41 -0800

Atlanta Falcons CB Brian Williams (knee) underwent an MRI on his knee and everything looked fine, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. He will be ready for the team's Divisional Round playoff game.

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Falcons | Brian Williams injured Week 17

Sun, 02 Jan 2011 11:17:01 -0800

Atlanta Falcons CB Brian Williams (knee) suffered a knee injury in the team's Week 17 game and is considered questionable to return, reports AtlantaFalcons.com.

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Falcons | Five expected to play Week 10

Wed, 10 Nov 2010 12:54:28 -0800

Updating a previous report, Atlanta Falcons RB Jason Snelling (knee), WR Brian Finneran (knee, ribs), C Todd McClure (knee), LB Curtis Lofton (knee) and CB Brian Williams (hamstring) are expected to play in the team's Week 10, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Falcons | Four probable for Week 10

Wed, 10 Nov 2010 11:09:40 -0800

Atlanta Falcons RB Jason Snelling (knee), WR Brian Finneran (knee, ribs), LB Curtis Lofton (knee) and CB Brian Williams (hamstring) were limited during practice Wednesday, Nov. 10, and are listed as questionable for Week 10.

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Falcons | Four limited Tuesday

Tue, 09 Nov 2010 14:00:56 -0800

Atlanta Falcons WR Brian Finneran (knee, ribs), LB Curtis Lofton (knee), RB Jason Snelling (knee) and CB Brian Williams (hamstring) were limited in practice Tuesday, Nov. 9.

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Falcons | Brian Williams takes over at nickel back

Sun, 07 Nov 2010 22:15:11 -0800

Atlanta Falcons CB Brian Williams (leg) replaced CB Chris Owens as the team's nickel back during Week 9, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal Constitution. Owens left the game briefly with a left leg cramp.

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Falcons | Chris Owens could start in Week 7

Tue, 19 Oct 2010 11:30:10 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Chris Owens could start in Week 7 against the Cincinnati Bengals if CB Dunta Robinson (concussion) is unable to play, according to The Associated Press. CB Brian Williams could be moved into the rotation at nickel back.

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Falcons | Three CBs probable for Week 2

Fri, 17 Sep 2010 13:31:14 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CBs Chris Owens (knee), Dunta Robinson (ankle) and Brian Williams (hamstring) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 17, reports The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's D. Orlando Ledbetter. All three are listed as probable for Week 2 and are expected to play.

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Falcons | Five players fully practice Thursday

Thu, 16 Sep 2010 14:35:51 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CBs Chris Owens (knee), CB Dunta Robinson (ankle) and CB Brian Williams (hamstring), OT Tyson Clabo (ankle) and C Joe Hawley (hip) Thursday, Sept. 16, reports AtlantaFalcons.com.

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Falcons | Dunta Robinson, four others go through full practice

Wed, 15 Sep 2010 17:12:21 -0700

Atlanta Falcons OT Tyson Clabo (ankle), C Joe Hawley (hip), CB Chris Owens (knee), CB Dunta Robinson (ankle) and CB Brian Williams (hamstring) practiced in full Wednesday, Sept. 15.

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Falcons | Could take longer look at Brian Williams

Wed, 01 Sep 2010 18:45:37 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons could take a longer look at CB Brian Williams during their preseason finale Thursday, Sept. 2, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The Falcons may have seen enough of CB Chevis Jackson, who struggled to cover in space during the team's preseason game against the Miami Dolphins.

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Falcons | Three expected to return for next preseason game

Thu, 19 Aug 2010 20:27:11 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Dunta Robinson (hamstring), DT Peria Jerry (knee) and CB Brian Williams (knee) all missed the team's preseason game Thursday, Aug. 19, reports The Associated Press. All three are expected to play in the team's third preseason game.

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Falcons | Hope three players can play in third preseason game

Mon, 16 Aug 2010 09:00:02 -0700

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith said he hopes CB Dunta Robinson (hamstring), CB Brian Williams (knee) and DT Peria Jerry (knee) will be able to play in the team's third preseason game, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Falcons | Confident two injured players will be ready for Week 1

Tue, 10 Aug 2010 07:30:22 -0700

Atlanta Falcons head coach Mike Smith said the team is confident WR Harry Douglas (knee) and CB Brian Williams (knee) will be ready for the start of the regular season, reports ESPN.com's Pat Yasinskas.

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Falcons | Three players to miss preseason opener

Tue, 10 Aug 2010 05:43:18 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Brian Williams (knee), WR Harry Douglas (knee) and DL Peria Jerry (knee) will not play in the team's preseason opener, according to CBSSports.com. Head coach Mike Smith said he expects all three to play in later preseason games.

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Falcons | Dunta Robinson and others sit out

Fri, 06 Aug 2010 23:48:24 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Dunta Robinson (hamstring), CB Brian Williams (knee) and DT Peria Jerry (knee) were held out of the team's evening workouts Friday, Aug. 6, reports The Associated Press.

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Falcons | Seven sitting out practice Friday

Fri, 06 Aug 2010 17:23:45 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Dunta Robinson (hamstring), TE Colin Peek (knee), WR Troy Bergeron (calf), WR Harry Douglas (knee), CB Brian Williams (knee), DT Peria Jerry (knee) and RB Jerious Norwood (hip flexor) sat out the team's practice Friday, Aug. 6, reports CBSSports.com.

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Falcons | Brian Williams cleared for training camp

Tue, 27 Jul 2010 14:09:45 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Brian Williams (knee) has been cleared medically to participate in training camp, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. The team plans to bring him along slowly, as he will not take part in more than one work out per day and will be monitored by the team closely.

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Falcons | Three injured players cleared for camp

Tue, 27 Jul 2010 09:47:38 -0700

Atlanta Falcons WR Harry Douglas (knee), DT Peria Jerry (knee) and CB Brian Williams (knee) have been medically cleared to participate in training camp, according to D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal Sentinel. Head coach Mike Smith said the three players will initially be limited during practice.

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Falcons | Brian Williams may have inside track for starting job

Fri, 02 Jul 2010 06:38:18 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Brian Williams could be the leading candidate for the starting cornerback job if he is able to stay healthy during training camp, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Falcons | Three injured players expected back during camp

Wed, 26 May 2010 10:59:28 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DT Peria Jerry (knee), WR Harry Douglas (knee) and CB Brian Williams (knee) are expected to return to practice at some point during training camp, reports D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Falcons | Five players miss practice Tuesday

Tue, 25 May 2010 11:33:52 -0700

Atlanta Falcons WR Harry Douglas (knee), CB Brian Williams (undisclosed), WR Kerry Meier (hamstring), DT Peria Jerry (knee) and DT Jonathan Babineaux (shoulder) did not participate in the team's offseason workout Tuesday, May 25, according to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's D. Orlando Ledbetter.

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Falcons | Four players expected to compete for CB job

Thu, 06 May 2010 06:27:27 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CBs Brian Williams, Chris Owens, Chevis Jackson and Brent Grimes will compete for the starting cornerback job opposite CB Dunta Robinson during training camp, according to ESPN.com's Pat Yasinskas.

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Falcons | Brian Williams should be ready for training camp

Wed, 05 May 2010 04:53:41 -0700

Atlanta Falcons CB Brian Williams (knee) should be ready at some point during training camp, according to D. Orlando Ledbetter, of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Falcons | Three players will miss minicamp

Tue, 04 May 2010 06:15:13 -0700

Atlanta Falcons DL Peria Jerry (knee), CB Brian Williams (knee) and WR Harry Douglas (knee) will not take part in the team's upcoming minicamp, according to CBSSports.com.

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Falcons | Williams re-signed

Thu, 04 Mar 2010 10:04:00 -0800

Alex Marvez, of FOXSports.com, reports the Atlanta Falcons have re-signed CB Brian Williams to a one-year contract, according to a source. Financial terms were not disclosed. Williams was scheduled to be an unrestricted free agent this offseason.

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Falcons | Likely will try to re-sign Williams before free agency

Tue, 16 Feb 2010 11:51:19 -0800

Pat Yasinskas, of ESPN.com, reports the Atlanta Falcons will try to re-sign impending free-agent CB Brian Williams before the start of free agency.

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Falcons | B. Williams placed on IR

Tue, 20 Oct 2009 14:26:41 -0700

The Atlanta Falcons have announced they have placed CB Brian Williams (knee) on Injured Reserve, ending his 2009 season.

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Falcons | B. Williams to miss rest of the season

Mon, 19 Oct 2009 09:26:53 -0700

Alex Marvez, of FOXSports.com, reports Atlanta Falcons CB Brian Williams (knee) will be lost for the season with a torn anterior cruciate ligament, according to a source. Williams suffered the injury in the fourth quarter of the team's Week 6 game and did not return. Williams will likely be replaced in the starting lineup by CB Chevis Jackson.

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Falcons | B. Williams questionable for Week 6

Fri, 16 Oct 2009 12:01:24 -0700

D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons CB Brian Williams (eye) did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 16. He is listed as questionable for Week 6, but head coach Mike Smith said Williams is expected to play.

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Falcons | Williams to start Week 2

Fri, 18 Sep 2009 12:51:31 -0700

D. Orlando Ledbetter, of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, reports Atlanta Falcons CB Brian Williams will start in the team's Week 2 game and will move to nickel back in the nickel package while CB Brent Grimes works on the outside.

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Falcons | B. Williams signs one-year deal

Sun, 06 Sep 2009 17:55:49 -0700

Chris Mortensen, of ESPN.com, reports the Atlanta Falcons have signed free-agent CB Brian Williams (Jaguars) to a one-year deal. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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Jaguars | Announce roster moves

Sat, 05 Sep 2009 18:51:47 -0700

Jaguars.com reports the Jacksonville Jaguars have released FS Marlon McCree, RB Chauncey Washington, P Steve Weatherford, CB Brian Williams, LB Thomas Williams, WR Tiquan Underwood, QB Todd Boeckman, DE Jeremy Navarre, C Cecil Newton, WR Todd Peterson and LB Johnny Williams.

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Jaguars | Discussing moving B. Williams to safety

Wed, 02 Sep 2009 23:31:41 -0700

Michael C. Wright, of the Florida Times-Union, reports the Jacksonville Jaguars are discussing moving CB Brian Williams back to safety. Williams started five games at safety last season.

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Jaguars | B. Williams leading for starting job entering camp

Thu, 16 Jul 2009 13:13:19 -0700

Vic Ketchman, of Jaguars.com, reports Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Williams is currently the leader for the starting right cornerback job but will have to win it during training camp.

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Jaguars | B. Williams probable for Week 3

Fri, 19 Sep 2008 16:21:41 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Williams (toe) fully participated in practice Friday, Sept. 19. He is listed as probable for Week 3 and is expected to play in the game.

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Jaguars | Williams practices Thursday

Thu, 18 Sep 2008 16:07:10 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Williams (toe) fully participated in practice Thursday, Sept. 18.

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Jaguars | B. Williams limited in practice Wednesday

Wed, 17 Sep 2008 15:54:04 -0700

Jacksonville Jaguars CB Brian Williams (toe) was limited during the team's practice Wednesday, Sept. 17.

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Jaguars | Sensabaugh to see time in nickel defense

Wed, 13 Aug 2008 08:13:45 -0700

Vito Stellino, of The Florida Times-Union, reports Jacksonville Jaguars FS Gerald Sensabaugh will work at safety in the nickel defense. When the team is in their base defense, CB Brian Williams will play safety while Sensabaugh moves to the sidelines.

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