Shawn Williams
36 Shawn Williams
Damascus, Ga.

High School:
Early County

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 217




Career Highs:
12 tackles vs. Florida Atlantic in 2012
1 interception (4x), last vs. No. 12 Michigan State in 2011
45 interception return yards vs. No. 12 Michigan State in 2011
Long INT return of 45 yards vs. No. 12 Michigan State in 2011
1 sack vs. Ole Miss in 2012

Appeared in 14 games making 14 starts, and was second on the team with 98 tackles and had 5.5 TFL.
Elected as the team's defensive captain and recipient of Coaches' Leadership Award and the Frank Sinkwich Toughness Award.
Registered 11 tackles vs. No. 16 Nebraska in the Capital One Bowl.
Had nine tackles vs. No. 2 Alabama in SEC Championship.
Made five tackles vs. Georgia Tech
Had seven tackles vs. Ga. Southern
Had five tackles and a forced fumble at Auburn.
Had four tackles including a sack vs. Ole Miss
Recorded six tackles (five solo) and one tackle for loss vs. No. 3 Florida.
Had 10 tackles at Kentucky
Had six tackles at No. 6 South Carolina
Notched six tackles vs. Tennessee
Had four tackles vs. Vanderbilt.
Led the team with 12 tackles against Florida Atlantic.
In addition to one pass break-up, had five tackles, including four solo, against Buffalo.
Named to Phil Steele's 2012 Midseason All-American Third-Team
Named defensive recipient of the True Grit Award at the conclusion of spring practice.
Recipient of the Milton "Red" Leathers Football Scholarship.

Appeared in 14 games making 13 starts recording a team-best 72 tackles, a forced fumble, two fumble recoveries, six PBUs, four INTs and two QBPs.
Tied career-high with seven tackles vs. Kentucky, New Mexico State, Tennessee and No. 12 Michigan State
Also returned an INT 45-yards and had a PBU v. No. 12 Michigan State
Posted six tackle performances at No. 21 Georgia Tech, at Vanderbilt and vs. No. 12 South Carolina; Also had INTs vs. Georgia Tech and Vanderbilt.
Five tackles in SEC Championship vs. No. 1 LSU.
Recorded five tackles, hand an INT and a forced fumble vs. Mississippi State
Earned one of team's True Grit Award for defense at conclusion of spring practice.
Recipient of the Milton "Red" Leathers Football Scholarship.

Earned one of team's Most Improved Player Awards for special teams.
Appeared in 13 games making three starts recording 34 tackles, a pass break up and a quarterback pressure.
Tied his career-high with seven tackles and a pass break-up vs. Florida.
Tied for team lead with a career-best seven tackles vs. No. 12 Arkansas.
Recipient of the Aubrey Cecil Rhodes Football Scholarship.
Recorded four tackles in G-Day game.

Named one of team's Newcomer of the Year award winners for special teams.
Appeared in 13 games recording five tackles.
Posted a season-best three tackles in victory over Texas A&M in Indepedence Bowl.

High School: Early County, coached by Trey Woo...SuperPrep All-Dixie team...2008 Atlanta Journal-Constitution Class AA first team defense and Georgia 150...2008 Georgia High School All-Star Game...2008 Georgia Sports Writers Association All-State Class AA Honorable Mention...Georgia Football Magazine All-State Honorable Mention...2008 All-State Phenoms Team Honorable Mention...2008 #2 Safety in Georgia and #24 Overall......UGASports 2009 GA Top 75 (11)...2008 #34 safety overall nationally and Dawg Post #18 prospect in Georgia....ESPNU #28 safety nationally...As a senior in 2008 recorded 59 tackles...Also recorded 24 receptions for 381 yards and five touchdowns, and recorded 20 punts for 649 yards...As a junior in 2007 recorded 66 tackles and 3 interceptions...also had 21 receptions for 362 yards and 5 TD's on offense.

Personal: SHAWN WILLIAMS; Born: May 13, 1991; Major: Housing.

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