Steelers signed WR Derrick Williams and CB Walter McFadden to reserve/future contracts.
Lions WR Derrick Williams dropped back-to-back "perfectly thrown passes" from Drew Stanton in the second quarter of Detroit's preseason opener on Friday.
Derrick Williams' roster spot is in serious jeopardy, according to beat writer Tom Kowalski.
The Lions are expected to keep only four wide receivers on their active roster in 2011.
Lions placed WR Derrick Williams (ankle) on injured reserve, ending his season.
Derrick Williams hasn't done enough to warrant a roster spot, according to the Detroit News.
Lions WR Derrick Williams will have to show some "flash" on returns this summer to make the final roster, according to beat writer Tom Kowalski.
Lions WR Derrick Williams "has to" get better in the return game, according to GM Martin Mayhew.
Lions coach Jim Schwartz insisted after the team's Week 17 loss that he isn't ready to give up on rookie WR Derrick Williams.
Lions declared WR Derrick Williams, S Kalvin Pearson, FB Terrelle Smith, LB Ernie Sims, C Melvin Fowler, OT Ephraim Salaam, and DE Dewayne White inactive for Thursday's game against Green Bay.
Lions WR/KR Derrick Williams injured his hip while returning a kickoff against the Vikings Sunday.
The Lions used rookie Derrick Williams as their third receiver in Sunday's loss, with Dennis Northcutt moving down the depth chart.
Lions rookie WR/KR Derrick Williams had his best game of the season against the Steelers in Week 5.
The Lions have promoted rookie Derrick Williams to their starting kickoff returner, replacing Aaron Brown.