Williams expected to arrive before practice begins

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If traffic isn’t too bad getting from his suburban home, Chris Williams just might be on the practice fields in Bourbonnais in time for practice here in two hours.

The first-round pick agreed to terms on a five-year contract and is expected to sign it when he arrives at Olivet Nazarene University.

Williams’ five-year deal has a base value of $13 million and can top out at more than $15 million if he meets various triggers. The deal includes roughly $9 million guaranteed.

We’ll see if he’s on the field when the action gets going in a little while.

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