Jason Williams LB CAR 6 Months

Panthers re-signed LB Jason Williams.

Turning 28 in April, Williams did not contribute on defense last season, but did rack up three special teams tackles. He'll play the same role if he makes Carolina's roster. Williams is a former third-round pick of the Cowboys.

Jason Williams LB CAR 11 Months

Panthers re-signed LB Jason Williams.

Williams was released by the Panthers at final cuts. He appeared in seven games between Philadelphia and Carolina last season. His biggest contribution should come on special teams.

Jason Williams LB CAR Nov 05 '12

Panthers claimed LB Jason Williams off waivers from the Eagles and waived CB Ron Parker.

Williams spent 2011 with Carolina and knows Ron Rivera's defense. He returns as depth and special teams help, but is unlikely to push for defensive snaps.

Jason Williams LB CAR Nov 03 '12

Eagles released LB Jason Williams.

The Eagles needed the roster spot for DT Mike Patterson (brain surgery), who was activated from the NFI list. Williams played in two games for Philly but didn't register on the stat sheet.

Jason Williams LB CAR Oct 09 '12

Eagles signed LB Jason Williams and waived LB Adrian Moten.

Moten lasted just one week on the roster as Brian Rolle's replacement. The Eagles will give Williams a shot in the backup linebacker/special teamer role.

Jason Williams LB CAR Sep 21 '11

Jason Williams will start at weak-side linebacker in place of Thomas Davis (knee).

Williams started two games last year, recording 15 tackles and a fumble recovery before tearing his ACL. The Panthers figure to struggle against the run going forward after losing Davis and MLB Jon Beason already this season.

Jason Williams LB CAR Aug 02 '11

Panthers placed LB Jason Williams (ACL surgery) on active/PUP.

Williams tore his ACL in December of last season, so he's still rehabbing the injury. The Panthers are now flush with linebackers, leaving Williams as a possibility for the early-season PUP list. He started two games at weak-side linebacker last season.