NFL Tar Heels Returning to UNC this Weekend
|Hometown:||Jefferson City, MO|
|High School:||Jefferson City|
|Born:||November 21, 1988 (30)|
|Pro Team:||Miami Dolphins (NFL)|
The UNC football program will host a large group of NFL Tar Heels this weekend as part of a larger outreach effort by coach Mack...Thursday February 21, 2019
Miami Dolphins Sign Sylvester Williams
The Miami Dolphins announced Wednesday that they have signed defensive end Ziggy Hood and defensive tackle Sylvester Williams and activated linebacker Mike Hull off injured...Thursday November 1, 2018
Detroit Lions Release DT Sylvester Williams
The Detroit Lions have made the trade with the New York Giants for defensive lineman Damon Harrison official and are releasing defensive lineman Sylvester Williams...
Friday October 26, 2018
19 Tar Heels Named to NFL 53-Man Rosters
Saturday was the deadline for NFL teams to cut their rosters down to 53 players for the opening week of the season. 19 Tar Heels...
Sunday September 2, 2018
Detroit Lions' Sylvester Williams personifies Motor City ideals
Detroit Lions nose tackle Sylvester Williams truly knows the meaning of blue-collar work. For six months after finishing high school, he worked the assembly line...
Saturday August 25, 2018
New Lions DT Sylvester Williams excited 'to build something' in Detroit
The Denver Broncos had one of the best run defenses in the NFL with Sylvester Williams starting at nose tackle three seasons ago. Now, the...
Saturday April 7, 2018
Detroit Lions sign Sylvester Williams
Sylvester Williams, a free agent defensive tackle who played last season for the Tennessee Titans, has signed with the Detroit Lions. The 29-year-old Williams was...
Wednesday March 21, 2018
Tennessee Titans release defensive lineman Sylvester Williams
The Tennessee Titans have released defensive lineman Sylvester Williams. The Titans pick up $3.6 million in cap space with his release. Williams was due $2.5...Saturday March 17, 2018
Searcy, Williams and Hollins still alive in NFL Playoffs
After Wild Card weekend in the NFL Playoffs, only three former Tar Heels remain among the final eight teams. Da’Norris Searcy and Sylvester Williams are...
Wednesday January 10, 2018
Recap: Former UNC Players in the NFL - Week 17
Tre Boston (Los Angeles Chargers) had seven tackles and his fifth interception of the season in the Chargers' win against Oakland. Ryan Switzer (Dallas Cowboys)...
Tuesday January 2, 2018