A potential first-round pick in the 2017 NFL draft, Alabama EDGE rusher Tim Williams took time out of his busy predraft schedule to speak with us exclusively here at Draft Breakdown. Williams leaves Alabama for the NFL with two National Championship appearances and 20.0 sacks to his name. In our interview, Williams talks about his failed drug tests and why he decided to be transparent with teams on the topic, why he’s glad he wasn’t labeled a combine workout warrior, the art of pass rushing, playing for coach Saban and more.
Thanks for joining me today Tim.
Williams: Thanks for having me.
You decided to return to Alabama despite posting double digit sacks in 2015. You were definitely ready to enter the draft last season. Why did you return in 2016?
Williams: I decided to return because I wanted to win another championship. I wasn’t interested (read more…)