"Mike knows the players in the NFL and the players in our division," said Rams general manager Billy Devaney. "He knows rosters from the bottom up and the top down and how players move on and off rosters in the off-season. He will fill an important role in this area."
Williams was defensive coordinator at De Anza College in Cupertino, Calif., in 1998 and coached at Southern Utah University (1997). Williams was defensive coordinator at St. Lawrence High School in Santa Clara, Calif., for three seasons.