Quinnen Williams was a household name among people who pay attention to the NFL draft, and it was no surprise when he was the third overall pick. But it was a total shock when the 98th overall pick was a player who’s only a household name in the Williams household.
The Jaguars took Murray State linebacker Quincy Williams — Quinnen’s brother — near the end of the third round, and that was such a surprise pick that NFL Network was caught totally off guard, with Rich Eisen saying on the air that “You’ve stumped the truck. We don’t have a video.”
NFL Network’s analysts had never heard of Quincy Williams and weren’t aware that he was Quinnen’s brother.
“I did 400 guys — 400 players I worked on. Quincy was not one of the guys I did,” Daniel Jeremiah said on the air.
Arif Hasan of TheAthletic.com compiled a list of 730 players on various big boards, and Quincy Williams was not in the Top 730.
Quincy Williams said after the third round…