Ishaq Williams

Five Irish players sign UFA contracts

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Notre Dame had seven players selected in the 2016 NFL Draft, trailing only Ohio State, Clemson and UCLA on the weekend tally. But after the draft finished, the Irish had five more players get their shot at playing on Sundays. Chris Brown signed with the Dallas Cowboys. Romeo Okwara will begin his career with the New [more]

Williams gets his long-awaited NFL audition

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Ishaq Williams found himself in an unfamiliar place these past few days. After a two-year hiatus, he was back on a football field. The one-time 5-star recruit had his chance to breathe life into his football career this week, down in Texas participating in the College Gridiron Showcase. It’s the first time Williams will have played [more]

Williams loses NCAA appeal, college career over

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Ishaq Williams' college football career is over. Notre Dame's exiled defensive end, who sat out last season as part of a two-semester suspension for his role in the "frozen five" academic dishonesty investigation, has lost his NCAA appeal for reinstatement. Brian Kelly shared the news on Thursday after practice [more]

Williams to return for summer school, football future unclear

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Ishaq Williams' future at Notre Dame was thrown off course last August, when he and four teammates were caught up in an academic dishonesty case. Nine months later, the defensive end, a projected senior starter in 2014, appears to have some clarity on the school front, though his on-field future is still cloudy. [more]