Argos Sign Former NFL First Round Pick WR Michael WilliamsMay 23, 2013 - Canadian Football League (CFL) Toronto Argonauts
Drafted 10th overall in the 2005 NFL Draft by the Detroit Lions, Williams spent five seasons with the Lions, Oakland Raiders and Seattle Seahawks. In his five years, he played 56 games, accumulating 127 receptions for 1,526 yards and five touchdowns. Williams' sophomore season was his most impressive as in 14 games he made 65 catches for 751 yards and two touchdowns.
Williams was a dominant college receiver. As a two-year starter at the University of Southern California, he played in 26 games and totalled 176 receptions for 2,579 yards and 30 touchdowns.
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