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Sylvester Williams - NFL Draft Profile

TeamDenver
Round1
Selection28 (28 overall)
PositionDefensive Tackle
SchoolNorth Carolina
YearSR
Born11/21/1988
Height6-2
Weight313
High SchoolJefferson City (Jefferson City, Missouri)
2012 First-Team All-ACC selection...Ranked sixth in the ACC in tackles for loss (13.5) and eighth in sacks (6.0)...Played in just two seasons with North Carolina after transferring from junior college...Still recorded 96 total tackles, 20.5 TFL and 8.5 sacks...Walked on at Coffeyville Community College and was named Junior College All-American in second and final season before transferring to Chapel Hill...Wide frame with surprising initial quickness...Reads the backfield well...Great technique as a tackler...Uses good pad level to get leverage...Doesn't have elite pass rushing skills at this time.


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