A college free agent signee, Williams is touted by scouts as a smaller running back with impressive vision, receiving ability and toughness ... Spent three seasons (2018-20) at Kansas, and played in 25 career games (23 starts) ... Totaled 399 rushes for 2396 yards (6.0 average) and 11 TDs, and 65 catches for 522 yards and four TDs ... Had back-to-back 1000-yard seasons in 2018 and '19, but played just four games in '20 before opting out to take care of his mother, who was battling health problems ... First-team All-Big 12 performer his first two seasons (AP) ... Also saw action as Jayhawks' kickoff returner.
Bengals Notebook: Looking For Many Happy (Punt) Returns; Jacksonian (Carman) Era Begins; DT Shelvin One Of Big Takeaways
The Bengals search for a punt returner began at Friday's rookie minicamp ... Second-rounder Jackson Carman is looking to Indy for inspiration at guard ... LSU defensive tackle Tyler Shelvin arrives as advertised.