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According to Bryan Strickland of the team's official website, Williams was diagnosed with a ruptured MCL and his right patella dislocated. There is no timetable for his return.
"I just remember that my foot got stuck in the ground and was somehow kinked," said Williams Strickland. "I feel a lot better than then, and I'm definitely in good spirits, God has a plan, and it could have been worse."
Joseph Person of Charlotte Observer tweeted a photo of the scene:
Joe Person @ josephperson
That does not look good. Daryl Williams with his right knee in a rail being driven away. https://t.co/s2VGXQ0dJA
Taylor Moton, a runner-up from 2017, replaced Williams with right-hand rigging, Person .
Since being pulled out of Oklahoma in the fourth round in 2015, Williams has increasingly become an important part of the Carolina Offensive Line. He started over 10 games in each of the last two seasons, including all 16 regular season's competitions last year.
The 25-year-old received 2017 All-Pro second-team honors big hole on the right side of Carolinas offensive line.