“He could be the No. 1 player on a lot of teams’ boards,” Kiper said during an ESPN broadcast. “He’s very versatile.”
The 6-foot-5, 300-pound Williams last season had 9½ tackles for losses, including seven sacks, three forced fumbles and an interception.
Kiper projected Florida State’s Jameis Winston No. 1, Oregon’s Marcus Mariota No. 2.
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