The 5-foot-9, 211-pound runner ran the 40-yard dash in 4.59 seconds at the combine, registered a 40-inch vertical leap and bench pressed 225 pounds 19 times. Williams gained 10 pounds prior to the combine and didn’t run as fast as anticipated.
He’s still regarded as a potential second-round target for lots of NFL teams.
Eastern Washington junior running back Taiwan Jones has met with the Philadelphia Eagles and has meetings with the Arizona Cardinals, Miami Dolphins and the Kansas City Chiefs, according to a league source with knowledge of the situation.
Jones is scheduled to visit the Dolphins, but the majority of his meetings have been conducted on the West Coast. The Carolina Panthers are another team Jones is likely to meet with.
The current Kansas City Chiefs player was released from jail later that day after the posting of his $600 bond.
In a statement through the Pro Bowl linebacker’s agent, Neil Cornrich, Vrabel sounded optimistic about the entire situation.
“It was an unfortunate misunderstanding, and I take full responsibility for the miscommunication,” Vrabel said. “I feel comfortable that after talking with the appropriate parties that we will resolve [this].”