Keron Williams
No. 9     BC Lions
Date of birth: (1984-09-03) September 3, 1984 (age 35)
Place of birth: Jamaica, W.I.
Career information
Status: Active
CFL status: Import
Position(s): DE
Height: 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)
College: Massachusetts
High school: Palm Beach Gardens
 As player:
Calgary Stampeders
Montreal Alouettes
BC Lions
Career highlights and awards

Grey Cup Champion (2009, 2011)

CFL All-Star: 2009, 2012
CFL East All-Star: 2008, 2009
CFL West All-Star: 2011, 2012
  • CFLPA Pro Player All-Star (2008)
Playing stats at

Keron Donavan Williams (born September 3, 1984, in Jamaica, W.I.) is a Canadian football defensive tackle playing for the BC Lions of the Canadian Football League. He was originally signed by the Calgary Stampeders in 2006.[1] Williams played college football for the UMass Minutemen.

Professional careerEdit

Williams was signed by the Calgary Stampeders in 2006 and made his professional debut at defensive tackle against the Lions on October 15, 2006.[1] Following two seasons with the Stampeders, he signed as a free agent with the Montreal Alouettes where he won his first Grey Cup championship in 2009. After his championship-winning season, Williams signed with the BC Lions as a free agent on February 16, 2010 and switched to playing defensive end.[2] He won his second Grey Cup championship as a member of the Lions in 2011 after BC won the 99th Grey Cup while beginning the season 0-5.[3]

Personal infoEdit

Williams spends his offseason in Apopka, Florida with his wife, Lexi (Hasti) and their daughter Jazmyne, where he works as a graphic designer.[1] He is the son of Ivanah Thomas.


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