Trevardo Williams

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Trevardo Williams
Free agent
Personal information
Date of birth: (1990-12-31) December 31, 1990 (age 23)
Place of birth: Jamaica
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Weight: 237 lb (108 kg)
Career information
High school: Bridgeport (CT) Central
College: Connecticut
NFL Draft: 2013 / Round: 4 / Pick: 124
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
*Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Stats at

Trevardo V. Williams (born December 31, 1990) is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. Williams played college football for the University of Connecticut. The Houston Texans selected him in the fourth round of the 2013 NFL Draft.

Early years[edit]

Williams was born in Jamaica, and moved to the United States as a child in 1999. He attended Central High School in Bridgeport, Connecticut, where he played high school football for the Central Hilltoppers. The Hartford Courant and New Haven Register named him to their all-state football teams in 2007.

Track and field[edit]

Williams was also a standout athlete for the Central High School track team. He finished 3rd in the 100 meters at the 2007 State Open championships with a time of 10.74 seconds.[1]

He finished 2nd in the 200 meters at the 2008 State Class LL Championships, with a time of 22.41 seconds.

He was timed at a career-best time of 10.69 seconds in the 100 meters in is senior year. He also ran a personal best time of 21.98 in the 200 meters.[2]

College career[edit]

Williams attended the University of Connecticut, where he played for the Connecticut Huskies football team from 2009 to 2012. During his college career, he started 30 of 50 games in which he appeared, recording 133 tackles and 30.5 quarterback sacks. The 30.5 sacks are a team record.[3] Following his senior season in 2012, he was a unanimous first-team All-Big East Conference selection.

Professional career[edit]

2013 NFL Combine[edit]

Pre-draft measurables
Ht Wt 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP
6 ft 1 in 241 lb 4.57 s 1.58 s 2.54 s 4.35 s 7.24 s 38 in 10 ft 4 in 30 reps
All values from NFL Combine

Houston Texans[edit]

The Houston Texans selected Williams in the fourth round, with the 124th overall pick, of the 2013 NFL Draft. He was released by the Texans on August 1, 2014

Arizona Cardinals[edit]

Williams was claimed off waivers by the Arizona Cardinals on August 3, 2014 and released on August 8..


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