Initial reports from the EW Shrine bowl indicated that Marcus Williams, a cornerback from North Dakota St, is doing well.
He is one of my favorite small school players.
In addition, Williams has been invited to the combine. If he continues to do well at the Shrine Game, he could earn an invite to the Senior Bowl.
Williams played in 58 games at North Dakota St.
He had 61 passes defended--24 interceptions and 37 passes broken up.
He returned 3 punts for 78 yards--26 yard average.
He returned 44 kick offs for 1209 yards and two touchdowns--27.48 average.
He returned 24 interceptions for 409 yards and 7 touchdowns--average of 20.96.
In summary, in 58 games Williams had 71 total returns for 1,790 yards and 9 touchdowns.
He averaged 25.21 yards per return.
Williams was named to the first team FCS All American Team three times--he is one of five players to achieve that.
North Dakota St has won three consecutive national titles. Williams knows about winning football.