Morning links: Jamaal Williams dubbed a fantasy league 'sizzler'; BYU students sad about decision on Detmer

Former BYU running back and current Green Bay Packers rookie Jamaal Williams had his finest National Football League performance last Sunday as he scored a pair of touchdowns in a loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers.

Williams got his shot to play as others on the Green Bay depth chart faltered, according to USA Today. Williams was also lauded as a fantasy league "sizzler."

Detmer relieved of his OC duties

6 comments on this story BYU students expressed their surprise and sadness about the news that Ty Detmer is out as offensive coordinator.

According to, Detmer is unlikely to remain on BYU's staff when a new offensive coordinator is hired.

Who's BYU's next OC?

Here's a look at possible candidates to replace Detmer, according to Lawless Republic .

And finally …

According to Bleacher Report , former BYU basketball star Jimmer Fredette is a mentor to Joe Girard III, a high school 3-point sharpshooter in Fredette's hometown of Glens Falls, New York.

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