Alfred "Big Al" Hamilton Williams (born November 6, 1968) is a former American football player. He was a linebacker and defensive end for the Cincinnati Bengals, San Francisco 49ers and Denver Broncos. His nicknames include "Big Al", "Hot Plate", and "The Condor".
College career Edit
Williams played linebacker at the
University of Colorado at Boulder. He was a unanimous All-American pick in 1990, a consensus All-American in 1989 and the 1990 Butkus Award winner. Williams was also the Captain of the 1990 Colorado National Championship Team. He ended his career with the  Colorado Buffaloes with 263 tackles and 35 sacks. In 2008, he was included on the  College Football Hall of Fame ballot.
Then in 2010, he was elected to the College Football Hall of Fame.
Professional career Edit
Williams was selected by the Bengals in the first round (18th pick overall) of the
1991 NFL Draft. He was a part of the Super Bowl champion Denver Broncos in 1997 and 1998. He was selected as an All-Pro defensive end in 1996. He retired from the game after the 1999 season.
In media Edit
From 2006 to 2019, Williams served as an on-air personality for Denver sports radio station
KKFN. In February 2019, Williams left the station and signed with iHeartMedia.