Darious Williams

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Darious Williams
No. 31 – Los Angeles Rams
Position:Cornerback
Personal information
Born: (1994-03-15) March 15, 1994 (age 25)
Jacksonville, Florida
Height:5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight:187 lb (85 kg)
Career information
High school:Creekside (St. Johns, Florida)
College:UAB
Undrafted:2018
Career history
Roster status:Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 3, 2019
Total tackles:1
Sacks:0
Pass deflections:0
Interceptions:0
Player stats at NFL.com

Darious Williams (born March 15, 1994) is an American football cornerback for the Los Angeles Rams of the National Football League (NFL). He played college football at UAB.

College career[edit]

Williams played one season at D-III Marietta College in Ohio before leaving due to family issues. He then enrolled at the University of Alabama at Birmingham and walked on to its football team.[1] Over the course of two seasons with the Blazers, Williams played in 25 games (18 starts), recording 73 tackles, 26 passes defenced and 6 interceptions (two returned for a touchdown). He was named first-team All-Conference USA and named a first-team All-American by Pro Football Focus during for the 2017 season after making 50 tackles with a conference leading 15 passes broken up and five interceptions (fourth in the nation).[2]

Professional career[edit]

Baltimore Ravens[edit]

Williams signed with the Baltimore Ravens as an undrafted free agent on May 4, 2018.[2] He made his NFL debut on September 13, 2018 against the Cincinnati Bengals, playing on special teams.[3] He was waived by the Ravens on October 6, 2018.[4]

Los Angeles Rams[edit]

On October 8, 2018, Williams was claimed off waivers by the Los Angeles Rams.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Chassen, Alexis (April 7, 2018). "Darious Williams is a top prospect out of UAB that nobody is talking about". SBNation.com. Retrieved September 28, 2018.
  2. ^ a b "UNDRAFTED ROOKIE FREE AGENTS" (PDF). Baltimore Ravens Media Guide. www.ravenspr.com. Retrieved September 28, 2018.
  3. ^ "Baltimore Ravens at Cincinnati Bengals - September 13th, 2018-Snap counts". Pro-Football-Reference.com. Retrieved September 28, 2018.
  4. ^ Brown, Clifton (October 6, 2018). "Jimmy Smith Added to 53-Man Roster, Darious Williams Released". BaltimoreRavens.com.
  5. ^ Simmons, Myles (October 8, 2018). "Rams Awarded DB Darious Williams off Waivers". TheRams.com.

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