HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Former Rainbow Warriors linebacker Jerrol Garcia-Williams has been promoted from the Denver Broncos practice squad to their 53-man roster, according to The Denver Post.
The Broncos promoted Garcia-Williams, offensive tackle Elijah Wilkinson and center/guard Dillon Day from the practice squad. Garcia-Williams will take the place of linebacker Corey Nelson, who suffered a biceps tear during practice last week, according to The Denver Post.
Garcia-Williams signed with the Broncos as an undrafted free agent earlier this year. Garcia-Williams (6-foot-2, 235 pounds) played in 45 games (26 starts) for the Warriors, accumulating 222 tackles, 3.5 sacks and three fumble recoveries during his collegiate career.