VAUGHT: Williams now a playmaker

Since Johnny Williams has played both linebacker and defensive end this season, it's hard to know exactly what to consider him. But Williams knows how he wants to be known going into Saturday's game against Arkansas.
October 18, 2008

Can the 2008 captains be great leaders?

The leadership for the 2007 edition of the Kentucky Wildcats is currently attempting to carve out a niche for themselves in the big business world of the NFL's big contracts and meat markets. The 2007 Wildcats had tremendous leadership in Andre Woodson, Keenan Burton, Wesley Woodyard, and Jacob Tamme. Who will provide leadership for the 2008 edition of the Wildcats?
August 30, 2008

DENNIS JOHNSON: Q&A with Johnny Williams

Forme Kentucky All-American Dennis Johnson got a chance to sit and talk with Jacksonville, Fla., native Johnny Williams, a starting linebacker and Agriculture Business major. Williams is in his junior year at UK and has made a name for himself this season. Join KSR in this exclusive interview from the former Kentucky All-American.
October 31, 2007

VAUGHT: Smith has more linebacker depth

Kentucky linebacker coach Chuck Smith couldn't hide his happiness over the way Micah Johnson and Sam Maxwell played against Eastern Kentucky. Both had seven tackles and Smith says not only will they make big plays this year, but they give his position needed depth.
September 4, 2007

VAUGHT: What are linebacker's strengths?

There's nothing that helps a coach more than having star players. Chuck Smith understood that perfectly when he was at Boyle County High School in Danville, Ky., and won five straight state championships and went to six straight title games with talent that included numerous Division I signees.
August 5, 2007

GIDEL: Representing Duval (Co.)

This time last year, the talk of the spring surrounded arguably the most athletic member of the defensive unit literally dominating spring drills. And while, sophomore linebacker Johnny Williams admits that perhaps his play was overblown a year ago, his confidence in his own abilities has not been diminished.
April 21, 2006