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Trent Williams Named 2013 Offensive Player Of The Year

Posted Aug 22, 2014

Redskins left tackle Trent Williams – who was named to his second Pro Bowl last season – was named the 2013 Bobby Mitchell Redskins Offensive Player of the Year at the annual Welcome Home Luncheon.

Jeff Bostic said he perked up in 2010 when he heard the Redskins had drafted offensive tackle Trent Williams with the fourth-overall pick in that year’s NFL Draft.

Bostic – a three-time Super Bowl-winning center who was a member of the famed “Hogs” offensive line – finally had an opportunity to sit down with Williams Friday at the team’s 53rd-annual Washington Redskins Welcome Home Luncheon, and upon presenting the Oklahoma product with the team’s Bobby Mitchell Offensive Player of the Year award, said he came away impressed.

“Understand something,” Bostic told the crowd. “This comes from your peers, so the Redskins recognizing him as the offensive player of the year should not come as a surprise.”

Williams is one of the game’s preeminent left tackles, and has elite quickness and athleticism for somebody with an intimidating 6-foot-5, 337-pound frame.

In 2013, he was picked to his second-straight Pro Bowl after starting all 16 games for a second-consecutive season. He joined Chris Samuels, Jim Lachey and Joe Jacoby as the only Redskins tackles to make consecutive trips to the Pro Bowl since the 1970 NFL-AFL merger.

Williams said he was honored to be selected as the 2013 Offensive Player of the Year, especially when there were other candidates – quarterback Robert Griffin III, running back Alfred Morris and wide receiver Pierre Garçon among them – who could’ve easily been picked, as well.

“I want to thank my teammates,” Williams said. “It’s a great bunch of guys. We’re like family, my brothers. I couldn’t go to war with a better group of guys on Sunday, so I thank them for being there for me.”

After a disappointing 3-13 record last season but making numerous notable offseason acquisitions and additions, Williams said the Redskins have adopted a “sky’s the limit” mindset heading into 2014.

“I definitely want to tell you guys to expect some things out of this team this year. We’ve got a hard working bunch,” Williams told the crowd. “We experienced the lowest of lows – you can’t really get any worse than 3-13. But there’s only place to go from here, and that’s up. I think everybody is ready to make that step to be a great team, so you guys be on the lookout for us.”

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