Javonte Williams

Javonte Williams

Height/Weight: 5' 10"/220 lbs
Born: Wallace, North Carolina
College: North Carolina
Draft: 2021 2nd round (3rd pick) by the

    First look at fantasy football for NFL Week 8: Why now is the time to get Javonte Williams and Michael Carter

    The 2020 North Carolina Tar Heels football squad won eight of their 12 games and appeared in the Orange Bowl against Texas A&M. Running backs Javonte Williams and Michael Carter played key roles in the team's success, the former totaling 1,445 yards from scrimmage and 22 touchdowns, the latter adding 1,512 yards and 11 scores. Not bad, right? The Denver Broncos made Williams a second-round pick and Carter went to the Jets in Round 4.

  • Deadspin

    Hear me out: Relax… Melvin Gordon should still be a thing in Denver's offense

    The Denver Broncos got embarrassed last night. The Broncos — who started the season 3-0, might I remind you — lost to the Browns' practice squad offense. The biggest problem the Broncos' faced last night was their lack of efficiency on offense. For a team whose strength on offense is supposed to be its 'ground-and-pound, hit you in the mouth' run game, 41 yards on 14 carries seems… umm… lackluster.

  • NBC Sports EDGE

    Run Game Ruled Thursday Night Football

    Lauren Carpenter reviews the Thursday night matchup between the Denver Broncos and Cleveland Browns as well as fantasy implications & injury updates. (Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports)