Javonte Williams

RB, North Carolina

  • Conf Atlantic Coast - Coastal
  • Jersey #25
  • Class Junior
  • HT 5'10"
  • DOB --
  • WT 220 lbs
ANALYST'S REPORTS

Marino

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    North Carolina running back Javonte Williams enters the NFL as an ascending prospect that increased his production every year in college and became one of the most dynamic runners in the nation in 2020. A big, physical, and powerful runner, Williams complements his bruising style with compact elusiveness which leads to frequent broken tackles and production after contact. An every-down threat, Williams is very good in pass protection and as a receiver out of the backfield. Williams is capable of ripping off big chunks of yardage with his ability to see the field cleanly, string together moves, take smart angles, and accelerate. The biggest question mark for Williams as he takes his game to the professional ranks is how he will fare without the benefit of the scheme and playmakers in place around him at North Carolina. His traits suggest he will do just fine with the transition but it’s something to monitor. Williams has the upside to become a highly productive starting running back in the NFL that is the focal point of a rushing attack. 

    Ideal RoleFeatured running back.

    Scheme FitWilliams is a fit for any scheme, but his skill set translates wonderfully to one-cut opportunities.

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