Jabara Williams
Williams in the 2011 NFL season.
No. 54     St. Louis Rams
Personal information
Date of birth: (1989-07-06) July 6, 1989 (age 31)
Place of birth: Nacogdoches, Texas
High School: Garrison (TX)
Height: 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Weight: 238 lb (108 kg)
Career information
College: Stephen F. Austin
NFL Draft: 2011 / Round: 7 / Pick: 228
Debuted in 2011 for the St. Louis Rams
Career history
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards
  • 2× First-team Small college All-American (2009, 2010)
  • 3× First-team All-Conference
  • 2× Southland Conference Defensive Player of the Year (2009, 2010)
Career NFL statistics as of Week 17, 2011
Tackles     2
Sacks     0
Interceptions     0
Stats at NFL.com

Jabara Williams (born July 6, 1989) is an American football linebacker who is currently a free agent. He was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the 2011 NFL Draft. He played college football at Stephen F. Austin.

He also played for the Chicago Bears.

College career[edit | edit source]

At Stephen F. Austin Williams was a two-time All-America selection, he was also a Southland Conference Defensive Player of the Year and a three-time First-team All-Southland Conference selection.

Following a freshman campaign that saw him start both as a linebacker and running back in which he made 58 tackles, he went on to lead the SLC in tackles in 2008 with 132. As a junior, in 2009, he made 113 tackes (9.5 for losses) and deflected 7 passes. As a senior in 2010 he made 108 tackles (6.5 for losses) and 5 passes defensed. He ended his college career with 411 career tackles, while leading Stephen F. Austin to back-to-back conference titles for the first time in school history.

Professional career[edit | edit source]

Pre-draft measureables
Ht Wt 40-yd dash 10-yd split 20-yd split 20-ss 3-cone Vert Broad BP Wonderlic
6 ft 2 in 228 lb 4.57 s 1.48 s 2.65 s 4.30 s 7.04 s 36-1/2 in 9 ft 10 in 17 rep x

St. Louis Rams[edit | edit source]

Williams was selected by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round of the 2011 NFL Draft.[2] He was waived on October 26, 2011.

Chicago Bears[edit | edit source]

The Chicago Bears claimed him off waivers on October 27.[3] He was waived on August 31, 2012.[4]

St. Louis Rams[edit | edit source]

The St. Louis Rams signed him to their practice squad. He was signed on November 22, 2012.[5]

References[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.