Williams was a full participant at Friday's practice after passing the league's concussion protocol, leading to his active status Sunday. If he suffers any kind of setback, Jason Jones is next in line at defensive end on the right side.
Williams (concussion) did not practice Thursday, Joe Schad of PalmBeachPost.com reports.
Williams was spotted on the sidelines stretching with trainers as he continues to recover from a concussion. The veteran will have to pass concussion protocol testing before he can take the field again. If he's ruled out for Sunday's matchup with the Patriots, expect Jason Jones or Andre Branch to get the start.
Williams (concussion) did not participate in practice Wednesday, Joe Schad of the Palm Beach Post reports.
Williams remains under the league's concussion protocol after suffering a head injury during Week 1's loss to the Seahawks. If he's unable to return to practice throughout the remainder of the week, his status for Sunday against the Patriots could be in danger. Jason Jones or Andre Branch could be next in line to start for the injured Williams if he remains sidelined Week 2.
Williams got the start during Sunday's matchup with the Seahawks, notching two tackles and his first sack of the season. However, he took a blow to the head during the contest and is now dealing with concussion symptoms. He'll go through the league's mandated concussion protocol, which leaves him without a timetable for a return. If Williams has to sit out Week 2, look for Jason Jones or Andre Branch to potentially take his spot in the starting lineup.
The sack was the first one for Williams in a Miami uniform. The
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