Let's Drive powered by Ford: K'Waun Williams says Broncos must 'compete at the highest level' in second half of season
On this episode of "Let's Drive" powered by Ford, cornerback K'Waun Williams discusses the cohesiveness of the defense, what it's like playing with the cast on his wrist and more.
K'Waun Williams makes first interception as a Bronco, clinches victory vs. Jacksonville | Broncos at Jaguars
Cornerback K'Waun Williams' first interception as a Bronco ends Jacksonville Jaguars' chances for a game-winning drive.
The Broncos' top plays through the quarter mark of the 2022 season
Watch highlights of the Denver Broncos' best plays through four weeks of the 2022 NFL season.
K'Waun Williams sacks Derek Carr on third down | Broncos at Raiders
Cornerback K'Waun Williams brings down Raiders quarterback Derek Carr for a loss of seven yards during the Broncos' Week 4 game against the Raiders.
K'Waun Williams: 'I'm feeling good to be back out here and competing'
Cornerback K'Waun Williams discusses returning from injury, going up against the Broncos' receivers in practice and playing with defensive tackle D.J. Jones.
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WILLIAMS AT A GLANCE:
- An eighth-year cornerback from the University of Pittsburgh who has appeared in 91 career regular-season games (46 starts) and six postseason contests (3 starts) with Cleveland (2014-15) and San Francisco (2017-21).
- Recorded 293 tackles (66 solo), seven sacks (56.5 yds.), four interceptions (84 yds.), 27 passes defensed, 11 forced fumbles and three fumble recoveries during his career.
- Notched 23 tackles (20 solo), one sack (10 yds.), one interception, four passes defensed and one forced fumble in six postseason games (2019, '21) with the 49ers.
- Appeared in 14 games (8 starts) for San Francisco in 2021, posting 52 tackles (40 solo), one sack (14 yds.), one interception (4 yds.), four passes defensed and one forced fumble.
- Tallied 22 tackles (17 solo), two sacks (15 yds.), four passes defensed and one forced fumble in eight games played (4 starts) in 2020.
- Collected 51 tackles (35 solo), one sack (10.5 yds.), career-high two interceptions (53 yds.), two passes defensed and career-high four forced fumbles in 15 games played (8 starts) in 2019.
- Started 11-of-14 games played in 2018, recording 45 tackles (40 solo) and two passes defensed.
- Totaled career-high 54 tackles (42 solo), one sack (3 yds.), one interception (27 yds.), five passes defensed, two forced fumbles and one fumble recovery in 14 games played (5 starts) in 2017.
- Played 13 games (6 starts) for Cleveland in 2015, nabbing 38 tackles (30 solo), one sack (8 yds.), three forced fumbles and career-high two fumble recoveries.
- Registered career-high eight passes defensed and added 31 tackles (23 solo) and one sack (6 yds.) in 13 games played (4 starts) during his rookie campaign.
- Appeared in 48 collegiate games over four seasons (2010-13) with the Panthers, tallying 161 tackles (128 solo), one half sack (2 yds.), seven interceptions (5 yds.), 17 passes defensed, three forced fumbles and one fumble recovery.
- Signed by the Broncos as an unrestricted free agent (S.F.) on March 23, 2022.
- Entered the NFL with Cleveland as a college free agent on May 20, 2014.
Injury Report: CB K'Waun Williams returns to practice for Broncos
Williams had not participated in practice since suffering a knee injury during the Broncos' Week 10 matchup against the Titans.
Injury Report: WR Jerry Jeudy 'day to day' with minor ankle injury
Additionally, right tackle Billy Turner and cornerback K'Waun Williams are "week to week" with knee injuries.
#DENvsTEN postgame injury update: Broncos hoping WR Jerry Jeudy 'dodged a bullet' on ankle injury
Offensive tackle Billy Turner, cornerback K'Waun Williams and guard/center Graham Glasgow also suffered injuries during the game.
Mile High Morning: A look at K'Waun Williams' underrated role in Denver's top-rated secondary
"[Williams] has been the missing piece helping to tie it all together," The Athletic's Nick Kosmider writes.
Player Q&A: K'Waun Williams reflects on joining the Broncos' secondary, playing with Russell Wilson
K'Waun Williams may be new to the Broncos this season, but the veteran cornerback brings a wealth of knowledge and Super Bowl experience to the defense.
Injury Report: Broncos eyeing Week 1 return for OLB Randy Gregory and OL Billy Turner, who are 'on track' in recoveries
"They're right on track, and we want those guys for Week 1," Hackett said.
Injury Report: WR Tim Patrick, RB Damarea Crockett expected to miss 2022 season with knee injuries
Both players suffered their injuries during Tuesday's practice.