PRO (0-0/0-0): Nick Williams was drafted by the Steelers in the seventh round (223rd overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft.
COLLEGE: Named All-Southern Conference first team in 2012 after earning second-team honors in 2011…played in 40 games, starting the final 22 and recorded 66 tackles, 13 TFLs and eight sacks…majored in public administration. 2012: Started all 11 games…recorded 31 tackles, nine TFLs, seven sacks, three quarterback pressures, three pass breakups, two forced fumbles and blocked one kick…registered at least one sack in three consecutive games, and had multiple sacks in back-to-back games (at Chattanooga and vs. Wofford)…had one sack in each of the first two games (vs. Furman and vs. West Alabama)…had a career game vs. Wofford, recording career highs in tackles (6), TFLs (3) and tying a career-high in sacks (2.0). 2011: Saw action in all 11 games…had 23 tackles, four TFLs, one sack, one forced fumble and one pass breakup…had a season-high four tackles in the season opener vs. Georgia Southern…had his first sack of the season at Furman…tied a season-high with four tackles in a win vs. Western Carolina…had three tackles and one TFL in a win at The Citadel. 2010: Saw action in all 11 games, recording nine tackles, one forced fumble and one pass breakup…recorded a season-high four tackles in a win vs. Newberry…forced his first career fumble at Chattanooga. 2009: Saw action in seven games, tallying three tackles…recorded his first career tackle in a win vs. Jacksonville. 2008: Redshirted…participated on the scout team.
PERSONAL: Attended Minor High School (Adamsville, Ala.)…only played one year of football…played on both the offensive and defensive line…totaled 25 tackles, had two interceptions (one returned for touchdown), two pass breakups and one fumble recovery…son of Frederick and Natalie Williams…Full name: Nicholas Trent Williams.
Steelers Players team up with the Salvation Army and shop for winter clothes with children.
The Pittsburgh Steelers faced the Washington Redskins in Week 2 of the 2013 preseason at FedEx Field.
2013 Steelers Rookies visit the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.