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Karlos Williams drafted by Buffalo: Bills get Florida State running back

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The powerhouse back is looking to crack the rotation for Rex Ryan.

Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports

The bulldozer for the Noles, Karlos Williams has been selected by the Buffalo Bills in the 5th round of the 2015 NFL Draft. A converted safety, Williams was a versatile weapon for FSU starting at safety, running back, and returning punts effectively.

Williams projects as an enforcing running back at the next level, but offers teams a plus talent in the return game if utilized there for the Bills.

He led the Seminoles in touchdowns (12) on the season and finished ninth in team history in rushing touchdowns with 22. He lacks the explosiveness and second level burst you'd like to see out of a tailback, but should be able to handle short yardage situations in the NFL.

A 6'1, 230-pound tailback should provide teams with a bruiser to compliment Shady McCoy, but Williams is fairly green on the offensive side of the field. Buffalo will have to give the talented prospect a chance to develop in their system in order to get the most out of Williams.