#Bears confirm D.J. Williams is out for the season. He has a ruptured left pectoral tendon.
CBSChicago.com "After an off day Tuesday the injury bug has come for the Bears. Newly-added linebacker D.J. Williams was carted off the field with an unspecified injury during the first hour of practice Wednesday morning. There is no word yet on the extent of Williams’ injury. Rookie Jon Bostic replaced..." July 31
ESPN.com "New Chicago Bears linebacker D.J. Williams didn't officially sign his contract until last Thursday, and I've finally gotten a look at the specifics via ESPN Stats & Information resources. The structure of Williams' one-year, $1.75 million deal further confirms that the Bears don't view him as a..." April 08
Denver Post "After all these years, there were never any slogans connecting the Denver D with D.J. and Dumervil. There never will be, either. The D in Denver's defense now stands for "different" after the Broncos on Monday released longtime linebacker D.J. Williams while contract talks with Elvis Dumervil..." March 12
Source: Broncos have released linebacker D.J. Williams.
Denver Post "Don't be surprised if D.J. Williams is a starting linebacker in 2013. It's easy to see him starting for Mike Shanahan's Washington Redskins or Gary Kubiak's Houston Texans. Would Williams return to his Bay Area roots and play for Dennis Allen and the Oakland Raiders? Or maybe he will wind up..." March 03