Detroit Lions moved rookie Jameson Williams to the reserve/NFI list.

Williams, 12th overall pick from this year's draft, Alabama

and Georgia suffered a torn ACL in the national championship game.

In his only season in Alabama, Williams scored 1,572 yards.

and took 79 catches for 15 touchdowns. if they didn't get hurt

So he could have been the first wide receiver taken in the draft.

According to NFL Network's Tom Pelicero, the Lions Have Hope

That Williams would be ready to play around midseason.

Detroit's decision to keep Williams on the reserve/NFI list is not a huge surprise.

When it comes to the cheater's recovery process

So has Lions general manager Brad Holmes preaching patience.