Patriots OT/TE Michael Williams won't have surgery until the swelling goes down in his left knee.
Patriots placed TE Michael Williams (knee surgery) on injured reserve.
Patriots acquired OT Michael Williams from the Lions.
Lions OT Michael Williams is "among the leaders to start" at right tackle.
The Lions have moved Michael Williams from tight end to offensive tackle.
Lions placed TE Michael Williams (hand) on injured reserve, ending his season.
Lions rookie TE Michael Williams broke his hand in Thursday night's third preseason game against the Patriots.
Lions seventh-round TE Michael Williams believes he's improving as a pass-catcher.
The Lions can envision seventh-round TE Michael Williams moving to offensive tackle later in his career.
Lions agreed to terms with No. 211 overall pick TE Michael Williams on a four-year, $2.22 million contract.
Lions selected Alabama TE Michael Williams with the No. 211 overall pick.