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Eager isn't the word

Jason Williams

IRVING, Tex. - The Dallas Cowboys' first pick in the 2009 NFL Draft knows he probably won't be stepping into a starting role this fall ... but his enthusiasm for his future in thhe league can't be denied.

He may have felt slighted by not being invited to the NFL's Scouting Combine before this year's draft, but linebacker Jason Williams shrugged it off and showed character and maturity by not gloating to his detractors after he was the Cowboys' first selection, at 69th overall in the third round. After all, a guy who feels confident enough in himself and his abilities to proclaim that he will... Recommended Stories