Quinnen Williams

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Quinnen Williams
Alabama Crimson Tide – No. 92
PositionDefensive tackle
Class
Redshirt
Sophomore
Career history
College
Bowl games
High schoolWenonah (Birmingham, Alabama)
Personal information
Born: (1997-12-21) December 21, 1997 (age 21)
Birmingham, Alabama
Height6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Weight295 lb (134 kg)
Career highlights and awards

Quinnen Williams (born December 21, 1997) is an American football defensive tackle for the Alabama Crimson Tide.

Early years[edit]

Williams attended Wenonah High School in Birmingham, Alabama. His mother died of breast cancer in 2010.[1] Williams originally committed to Auburn University to play college football but changed to the University of Alabama.[2][3]

College career[edit]

After redshirting his first year at Alabama in 2016, Williams played in all 14 games, recording 20 tackles and two sacks.[4][5][6] He had two tackles in the 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship victory over Georgia. On January 11, 2019, Williams announced that he would forgo his remaining two years of eligibility and enter the 2019 NFL Draft.[7]

College statistics[edit]

Alabama Crimson Tide
Year Class Position GP Tackles Interceptions Fumbles
Solo Ast Total Loss Sack Int Yards Avg TD PD FR Yards TD FF
2016 Freshman DL Redshirt Redshirted
2017 Redshirt Freshman DL 14 11 9 20 6.5 2.0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2018 Redshirt Sophomore DL 15 45 26 71 19.5 8.0 0 0 0.0 0 1 0 0 0 0

References[edit]

  1. ^ Talty, John (August 7, 2015). "A-List No. 14: Loss of mother shapes Alabama commit Quinnen Williams". AL.com. Retrieved January 12, 2019.
  2. ^ Rogers, Ken (June 30, 2015). "Alabama gets commitment from Wenonah defensive lineman Quinnen Williams". Dothan Eagle. Retrieved January 12, 2019.
  3. ^ Bone, Andrew (June 30, 2015). "Quinnen Williams flips commitment to Alabama". Tuscaloosa News. Retrieved January 12, 2019.
  4. ^ Paschall, David (August 22, 2018). "Alabama's Quinnen Williams bigger and better than ever". timesfreepress.com. Retrieved January 12, 2018.
  5. ^ Jones, Ben (August 14, 2018). "Quinnen Williams learned from some of Alabama's best". Tuscaloosa News. Retrieved January 12, 2019.
  6. ^ Byington, Alex (August 18, 2018). "'Undersized' Williams looming large as Tide's nose guard". Montgomery Advertiser. Retrieved January 12, 2019.
  7. ^ Conway, Tyler (January 11, 2019). "Quinnen Williams Enters 2019 NFL Draft: 2nd Overall on Matt Miller's Big Board". Bleacher Report. Retrieved January 12, 2019.

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