2021 NFL Draft Report: Javonte Williams
Javonte Williams (Junior) RB, North Carolina Tar Heels 5ft. 10 inches 220 lbs . Williams with his 2020 campaign made a name for himself as a top playmaker in college football. AP second team All American 2020 , PFF first team All American 2020 , PFF ACC player of the year 2020 , and Second team all ACC 2020. Williams will finish his career stats as a Tar Heel with 2297 rushing yards and 29 touchdowns, and 539 receiving yards and 4 touchdowns.
Williams is a fast , explosive, smart dense compact runner who brakes tackles at a extraordinary rate and is difficult to bring down on first contract. With the use of a nice quick shudder step in the backfield when processing his holes which he uses to maintain his potential energy. He then has the explosiveness to choose a lane decisively and once in open space he carries a dangerous amount of momentum and anger to punish defenders. Don’t sleep on Williams ability as a receiver also with his good field vision, agility, and speed . His burst will allow him to find open space and his contact balance is conducive to yards after catch.
Williams name will not be called in the first round of the 2021 NFL draft but if your a Owner/GM of the Dolphins, Steelers, Falcons, 49ers, Cardinals and any other team in need of a Running Back and you pass on this kid in the second round he will make you regret it on Sundays!