Tourek Williams

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Tourek Williams
Tourek Williams
Williams in the 2013 NFL season.
No. 58     San Diego Chargers
Outside linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1991-05-09) May 9, 1991 (age 23)
Place of birth: Tallahassee, Florida
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Weight: 262 lb (119 kg)
Career information
High school: Miami (FL) Norland
College: Florida International
NFL Draft: 2013 / Round: 6 / Pick: 179
Debuted in 2013 for the San Diego Chargers
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics as of Week 13, 2013
Tackles 10
Sacks 1.0
INTs 0
Stats at NFL.com

Tourek Williams (born May 9, 1991) is an American football outside linebacker for the San Diego Chargers of the National Football League. He was drafted by the Chargers in the sixth round of the 2013 NFL Draft. He played college football at Florida International.

High School[edit]

Williams attended Miami Norland Senior High School in Miami Gardens, Florida. After a great senior season, he was named an All-Dade County selection and District 12-6A first team selection.

He was considered a two-star recruit by Rivals.com.[1]

College career[edit]

Williams attended Florida International University from 2009 to 2012. During his tenure, he collected 150 total tackles, including 45 for loss, 18 sacks, seven pass deflections and two forced fumbles.[2] He earned All-Sun Belt honors three times during his career.

Professional career[edit]

NFL Draft[edit]

Williams was drafted by the San Diego Chargers in the sixth round (179th overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft.[3]

San Diego Chargers[edit]

2013 Season[edit]

Williams played mostly special teams, but was forced into the starting lineup due to the injuries of Jarrett Johnson and Melvin Ingram. He played 13 games, starting 6, collecting 10 tackles, 1 sack, and a forced fumble.

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