Javarris Williams

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Javarris Williams
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Williams during his tenure with the Chiefs.
No. 40
Position: Running back
Personal information
Born: (1986-04-08) April 8, 1986 (age 31)
Richmond, Texas
Height: 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight: 223 lb (101 kg)
Career information
College: Tennessee State
NFL Draft: 2009 / Round: 7 / Pick: 212
Career history
 * Offseason and/or practice squad member only
Career NFL statistics
Rushing yards: 6
Rushing average: 1.0
Rushing TDs: 0
Player stats at

Javarris Jamiel Williams (born April 8, 1986) is a former American football running back. He was selected by the Kansas City Chiefs in the seventh round of the 2009 NFL Draft. He played college football at Tennessee State University.[1]

He was also a member of the Seattle Seahawks, Houston Texans, Dallas Cowboys, and Washington Redskins.

Early years[edit]

He played high school football at Foster High School in Richmond Texas.

Professional career[edit]

Kansas Chiefs[edit]

Williams spent the 2009 preseason as a member of the Kansas City Chiefs before being released.[2] Williams was promoted to the active roster on December 5, 2009 due to the season-ending knee injury suffered by Kolby Smith.

He was released on September 4, 2010.

Seattle Seahawks[edit]

Williams was signed to the practice squad of the Seattle Seahawks on October 6, 2010. He was released on October 10.[3]

Houston Texans[edit]

On August 12, 2011, Williams signed with the Houston Texans. He was released on September 3. He signed with the team's practice squad on October 19.

Williams was released on June 4, 2012.

Dallas Cowboys[edit]

On August 6, 2012, Williams signed with the Dallas Cowboys. He was released on August 27.

Washington Redskins[edit]

Williams signed with the practice squad of the Washington Redskins on September 11, 2012.[4]


  1. ^ "Chiefs select RB Javarris Williams in seventh round". Kansas City Chiefs. 2009-04-26. Archived from the original on May 2, 2009. Retrieved 2009-04-26. 
  2. ^ "Chiefs announce roster moves". Kansas City Chiefs. 2009-09-05. Archived from the original on September 8, 2009. Retrieved 2009-09-05. 
  3. ^ SB Nation Profile
  4. ^ Tinsman, Brian (September 11, 2012). "Redskins Shuffle Roster, Practice Squad". Retrieved 2012-09-11. 

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