NFL Notes: Richard Sherman, Tim Williams, Draft, Lions

Richard Sherman

For what it’s worth, has posted betting odds for which team CB Richard Sherman will be playing for this season, per Larry Holder.

  • Saints +300
  • Field +350
  • Raiders +400
  • Falcons +500
  • Cowboys +550
  • Titans +600
  • Seahawks +800
  • Jaguars +1200
  • Packers +1600
  • Patriots +3000


  • Jason Cole of B/R reports that the Seahawks will not trade Sherman to a team within the NFC.
  • Cole mentions that any team willing to trade for Sherman would likely want to extend his deal beyond the two years remaining on his current agreement.

Tim Williams

  • Alabama DE/OLB Tim Williams tells Jared Tokarz that he has already had private workouts with the 49ers, Bills, Ravens, Steelers, Jets, Colts and Seahawks.


  • Youngstown State pass-rushing LB Derek Rivers visited with the Broncos on Friday. (Mike Klis)
  • Miami QB Ryan Williams worked out for the Panthers on Friday. (Adam Caplan)
  • Central Missouri QB Garrett Fugate met with Chiefs on Friday and will work out for them in two weeks. (Aaron Wilson)
  • The Saints recently hosted Utah OT Sam Tevi for a pre-draft visit. (Herbie Teope)
  • Tulane RBs Josh Rounds and Lazedrick Thompson have been invited to attend the Saints’ local prospects day. (Herbie Teope)
  • The Texans are conducting a private workout with Stephen F. Austin TE Zach Conque on Monday. (Aaron Wilson)
  • Cincinnati LB Eric Wilson has worked out for will do so with the Texans, Patriots, Packers, Colts, Lions, Buccaneers, Vikings, and Jets (Aaron Wilson)
  • TCU OL Aviante Collins has had a private workout with the Falcons. (Charean Williams)
  • The Dolphins are hosting Southern Illinois LB Chase Allen on a pre-draft visit. (Barry Jackson)
  • The Dolphins have shown some interest in Kansas State LB Elijah Lee. (Barry Jackson)


The Lions brought in 23 draft prospects to attend their local pro day on Friday. Not everyone participated in workouts, but here’s a partial list of who was in attendance today, per Dave Birkett.

  1. Michigan RB De’Veon Smith
  2. Michigan OL Ben Braden
  3. Michigan S Delano Hill
  4. Michigan S Dymonte Thomas
  5. Michigan OL Kyle Kalis
  6. Michigan WR Jehu Chesson
  7. Michigan DE Taco Charlton (meetings only)
  8. Michigan DL Chris Wormley (meetings only)
  9. Michigan TE Jake Butt (meetings only)
  10. Michigan State DT Malik McDowell
  11. Michigan State TE Jamal Lyles
  12. Grand Valley State DL De’Ondre Hogan
  13. Grand Valley State LB David Talley
  14. Ferris State LB Brady Sheldon
  15. Eastern Michigan OT Cole Gardner
  16. Eastern Michigan OL Andrew Wylie
  17. Eastern Michigan DE Patrick O’Connor
  18. Wayne State OT Nate Theaker
  19. Wayne State OL Robert Kelly
  20. Miami of Ohio OL Collin Buchanan
  21. Toledo S DeJuan Rogers
  22. Iowa DB Desmond King (meetings only)
  23. Iowa TE Jake Duzey

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