Williams, who has enjoyed a groundswell of support in the nation’s capital to replace Orford in the NRL, will sign off on a two-year contract.
A recent report that Williams had already signed was premature.
We heard the Dragons sniffed around but no deal ever tabled. He’ll be a Raider until 2013.
Dane Tilse is also a done deal, with officials confident to rubber-stamp his contract by Friday.