Trae Williams
Personal information
Date of birth: (1985-01-30) January 30, 1985 (age 35)
Place of birth: Thomasville, Georgia
Career information
College: South Florida
NFL Draft: 2008 / Round: 5 / Pick: 159
No regular season or postseason appearances
Career history
* Jacksonville Jaguars ( 2008)*
Career highlights and awards
* First-team All-Big East (2006)
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Trae Williams (born January 30, 1985) is a former American football cornerback. He was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the fifth round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He played college football at South Florida.

Williams has also been a member of the Philadelphia Eagles, Seattle Seahawks, Pittsburgh Steelers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and Buffalo Bills.

Early yearsEdit

Williams attended and played high school football at Durant High School in Plant City, Florida.

College careerEdit

Williams attended the University of South Florida where he was a first and second team all-Big East defensive back and a Thorpe Award candidate.[1]

Professional careerEdit

Jacksonville JaguarsEdit

Williams was drafted by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the fifth round of the 2008 NFL Draft. He was waived prior to the start of the 2008 season.

Philadelphia EaglesEdit

Williams was signed to the Philadelphia Eagles practice squad where he stayed for the entire 2008 season. He was signed to the active roster on January 20, 2009. He was waived on September 5, 2009.

Seattle SeahawksEdit

Williams was signed to the Seattle Seahawks practice squad on November 3, 2009.

Pittsburgh SteelersEdit

Williams was signed off the Seahawks' practice squad by the Pittsburgh Steelers on December 29, 2009. He was waived on June 15, 2010.

Tampa Bay BuccaneersEdit

Williams signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on August 16, 2010. He was cut by the Buccaneers on September 5, 2010.

Buffalo BillsEdit

Williams was signed by the Buffalo Bills to the practice squad on November 29, 2010.


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