Mike Williams RUMORS & NEWS

  • Mike Williams expects to make debut Sunday

    Pro Football Talk "Chargers rookie wide receiver Mike Williams expects to make his NFL debut Sunday against the Raiders. The team, though, lists him as questionable on the injury report after he was limited in practice Friday. Coach Anthony Lynn said he would look at film of Friday’s practice before making a..." October 13

  • Mike Williams expects to debut for Chargers on Sunday

    Larry Brown Sports "No. 7 overall pick Mike Williams finally looks set to make his Los Angeles Chargers debut. Williams said Wednesday that he expects to make his NFL debut on Sunday after battling a back injury. “I’m expecting to play,” Williams said, via Jack Wang of the Orange County Register. “I’m gonna..." October 12

  • Chargers' Williams to make pro debut Week 6 vs. Raiders

    ESPN UK "Los Angeles Chargers wide receiver Mike Williams, the No. 7 overall pick in this year's draft, is slated to make his NFL debut next week against the Oakland Raiders, barring any setbacks at practice this week, league sources told ESPN. Williams, 23, has already been ruled out for Sunday's game..." October 08

  • Chargers targeting October return for first-round pick Mike Williams

    Yardbarker "The Los Angeles Chargers have a date in mind for when they’d like to see Mike Williams make his NFL debut. Williams, the No. 9 overall pick in the draft, has been out since injuring his back in OTAs. He says the team is targeting an October return for him. " September 16

  • Chargers rookie WR Mike Williams activated from PUP list

    Larry Brown Sports "The Los Angeles Chargers may be planning to have rookie Mike Williams back before too long. NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport reported on Saturday that the Chargers will take Williams off the PUP list and place him on the active roster to begin the season. This is big news because there was a..." September 02

  • Chargers eyeing October debut for rookie WR Mike Williams

    NFL.com "The Chargers are eyeing an October debut for first-round pick wide receiver Mike Williams. The Clemson product, who is recovering from a herniated disc in his back from the spring, has been sprinting on the treadmill and on the practice field. By all accounts, he's making solid progress as the..." August 14

  • Anthony Lynn: Mike Williams “could be” out all season

    Pro Football Talk "The Chargers released a statement on Sunday saying that rookie wide receiver Mike Williams is not expected to practice at all during training camp due to the back injury he suffered on the first day of rookie minicamp this spring. The lack of training camp time and the nature of Williams’..." July 31

  • Chargers’ first-round rookie Mike Williams expected miss all of training camp

    Sportsnaut "The Los Angeles Chargers announced Sunday that No. 7 overall pick, receiver Mike Williams, is expected to miss all of training camp. Williams was placed on the PUP on Saturday with a back injury that some reported could need surgery. The Clemson product denied those reports, calling them..." July 30

  • Mike Williams likely to go on PUP list but Chargers hopeful he'll avoid surgery

    ESPN "Los Angeles Chargers brass are cautiously optimistic first-round draft pick Mike Williams can avoid back surgery, but he likely will begin the season on the physically unable to perform list once the team opens training camp Sunday. "He's been responding well," Chargers general manager Tom..." July 27

  • Chargers rookie Mike Williams denies he has season-ending back injury

    Sporting News "Chargers rookie wide receiver Mike Williams stated Saturday that he will not need season-ending surgery to repair a herniated disk in his lower back. There had been some reports claiming Williams may need to undergo season-ending surgery for the injury he suffered during rookie minicamp, but..." July 23

  • Chargers’ first-round pick Mike Williams might not be ready for training camp

    Sportsnaut "The Los Angeles Chargers surprised many people by selecting Clemson receiver Mike Williams with the No. 7 overall pick of the 2017 NFL Draft. Since then, the big-bodied receiver has suffered what is described as mild disc herniation and has been unable to practice during the offseason. When the..." June 18

  • Mike Williams reportedly out for rest of OTAs with disc injury

    Larry Brown Sports "The Los Angeles Chargers have decided to play it safely with first-round pick Mike Williams. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that the Chargers will keep Mike Williams out for the remainder of their offseason program because of his disc injury." June 06