Andre Williams Injury: Updates on Giants RB's Shoulder and Return

Sean ODonnellContributor IIIDecember 26, 2014

CANTON, OH - AUGUST 3: Running back Andre Williams #44 of the New York Giants runs for a gain during the second quarter against the Buffalo Bills at the 2014 NFL Hall of Fame Game at Fawcett Stadium on August 3, 2014 in Canton, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)
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New York Giants rookie running back Andre Williams was listed as questionable for Week 17 with a shoulder injury. He will be active for Sunday's game.

Williams Active for Week 17

Sunday, Dec. 28

Senior Vice President of Communications for the Giants Pat Hanlon reported the team's inactives for Sunday's game:

Williams Questionable for Season Finale

Friday, Dec. 26

Jordan Raanan of had the report on Williams' status:

The Giants selected Williams in the fourth round of the 2014 NFL draft out of Boston College after the running back led the nation in rushing during the 2013 season with 2,177 yards and 18 touchdowns.

Williams is a bruising, downhill runner with great balance and solid finishing speed. He has 678 yards and six touchdowns this season.