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Jets' Quincy Williams: Gets All-Pro nod for career year
Williams finished the 2023 season with 2.0 sacks among his 139 tackles (95 solo), as well as 10 passes defensed, including one interception.
Williams was named a first-team All-Pro by the Associated Press, as he was among the league's top performers at linebacker. After exceeding 100 tackles in each of the previous two seasons, Williams set a career high in that category, and his 10 passes defensed were three more than Williams had in 49 NFL appearances entering 2023. Williams will be back with the Jets in 2024, having signed a three-year contract prior to the 2023 campaign.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Quincy Williams: Raises season total to 131 tackles
Williams recorded seven tackles (five solo) and forced a fumble in Thursday's 37-20 loss to the Browns.
Williams notched his second forced fumble of the season while pushing his tackle total up to 131 (91 solo). The 27-year-old linebacker's strong 2023 season has also included 10 passes defensed and an interception, as Williams has grown into a three-down role after working exclusively as an early-down run stopper in previous seasons.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Quincy Williams: Nabs first INT of season
Williams racked up eight tackles (seven solo), two passes defensed and one interception during Sunday's 30-28 win over the Commanders.
Williams has still only notched a sack in one of 15 appearances this season, though he did tally two on that occasion. He's already notched a career-high 87 tackles (37 solo) in 2023, though, so he remains a high-end IDP fantasy play heading into a Week 17 road matchup at Cleveland.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Quincy Williams: Will play vs. Falcons
Williams (knee) does not carry an injury designation into Sunday's game versus the Falcons, Adam Caplan of SiriusXM NFL Radio reports.
Despite being limited at practice Thursday, Williams will be available for the Jets in Week 13. He figures to be a great IDP play come Sunday, as Atlanta has run the ball on 49 percent of its offensive snaps so far this season, more often than all but two other teams.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Quincy Williams: Still bothered by knee
Williams (knee) was a limited participant at practice Thursday, Rich Cimini of ESPN.com reports.
However, Williams was in the locker room with his team after practice, a promising sign for his potential availability in Week 13. If he can practice in full Friday, he'll likely avoid carrying an injury designation into the weekend.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Quincy Williams: Practices in full Wednesday
Williams (knee) was a full participant at practice Wednesday, Rich Cimini of ESPN.com reports.
Williams was listed as limited on the Jets' practice estimate Tuesday, but he was able to upgrade to full participation Wednesday. He should start at linebacker Friday versus the Dolphins.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Quincy Williams: Dealing with knee injury
Williams (knee) was listed as a limited participant on the Jets' estimated injury report Tuesday.
Williams has been dealing with a knee injury on and off this season, but he's been able to play in all 10 of their contests, so his status Tuesday isn't much of a concern. The linebacker has compiled 31 tackles and a pass deflection over the last four games.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Quincy Williams: Closing in on 100 tackles
Williams had 10 tackles (six solo), including one tackle for loss, in Sunday's 32-6 loss to Buffalo.
Williams has posted double-digit tackle totals in half of the Jets' 10 games this season. He also has at least one tackle for loss in all but one game. The 27-year-old linebacker needs nine tackles to crack triple digits in that category for the third straight season.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Quincy Williams: Good to go at Vegas
Williams (knee) does not carry an injury designation into Sunday's game at the Raiders, Rich Cimini of ESPN.com reports.
Williams was able to manage a full practice Friday, putting him on track to suit up in Week 10. He projects as a good IDP play, having tallied at least nine total tackles in six of his eight games so far this season.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Quincy Williams: Limited in Wednesday walkthrough
Williams (knee) was listed as a limited participant in the Jets' practice walkthrough Wednesday, Rich Cimini of ESPN.com reports.
Williams played almost every one of the Jets' defensive snaps in Monday's loss to the Chargers, but he appears to have come away with a knee issue. New York held a walkthrough Wednesday, so Williams' limited status is simply an estimation, and a better idea of his status for Sunday's game in Las Vegas should emerge over the next two days.... See More ... See Less
Jets' Quincy Williams: Tackling machine in OT win
Williams had 11 tackles (eight solo) in Sunday's 13-10 overtime win over the Giants.
As he has all season, Williams was all over the field Sunday and registered double-digit tackles for the fourth time this season. He's recorded at least nine tackles in all but one game this year and has played in at least 96 percent of defensive snaps in all seven contests. He's tied with C.J. Mosley with the most tackles on the team (71) and should continue to get heavily involved in Week 9 against the Chargers on Monday night.... See More ... See Less
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