Chavis Williams

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Chavis Williams
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Chavis Williams at M&T Bank Stadium in August 2011.
No. 47
Position: Linebacker
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-07-10) July 10, 1989 (age 27)
Place of birth: Dora, Alabama
Height: 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Weight: 240 lb (109 kg)
Career information
High school: Dora (AL)
College: Alabama
Undrafted: 2011
Career history
Career highlights and awards
Career NFL statistics
Tackles: 2
Quarterback sacks: 0
Interceptions: 0
Player stats at

Chavis Williams (born July 10, 1989) is a former American football linebacker. He played college football at Alabama.

High school career[edit]

Williams attended Dora High School, where he was ranked nationally by as the No. 39 DE and No. 22 in Alabama entering college. Rated as a top 50 defensive linemen by Selected first team All-State Class 4A by the Alabama Sports Writers Association. Finished second on his team with 123 tackles and added 11 sacks as a senior. Also played TE, posting 393 receiving yards and 6 TDs. Accumulated 81 tackles (averaging 9 per game) and 8 sacks as a junior.

College career[edit]

Williams appeared in 33 career games and produced 17 tackles in four years (2007–10) at Alabama. Earned a starting role in eight contests during his senior season, recording 12 tackles (5 solo) in 13 games. Also recorded Alabama's only blocked kick in 2010 and posted a career-high 3 stops against Penn State. Played in seven games with 2 tackles as a junior for the Crimson Tide in 2009, contributing mostly as a third-down pass rusher and on special teams. Served as a reserve LB as a sophomore in 2008, appearing in five contests mainly with special teams. Recorded 1 sack (-9 yards) against Clemson at the Georgia Dome. Appeared in eight games as a freshman in 2007 at both LB and on special teams, recording 2 tackles (1 solo)

Professional career[edit]

Williams was signed by the Baltimore Ravens as an undrafted free agent. He was later promoted from the practice squad to the active roster.[1] On August 31, 2012 He was released. [2]


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