27 Jerrodd Williams
    • Position
    • Class
    • Height
    • Weight
    • High School/Other
    • Hometown
    • Cornerback
    • r-Freshman
    • 6' 0"
    • 203 lbs.
    • D.W. Daniel
    • Central, S.C.

    A big corner who can run … Showed progress while redshirting in the fall … Is currently at field corner after seeing work at both corner spots … Possesses some ball skills … Has been hard to fully evaluate after missing a lot of time in the spring due to a nagging hamstring injury … Needs to make sure he gets healthy over the summer so the coaches can see what type of player he can be when practice resumes.

    2009: Redshirted while working at boundary corner … Improved in all four major lifts during off-season workouts … Moved to field corner for spring practice but missed time with an injured hamstring … Returned for the last week and contributed a tackle in the final major scrimmage.

    High School: A versatile player for Coach Randy Robinson … Rated the No. 30 cornerback prospect in the nation by ESPN/Scouts, Inc. … The No. 14 prospect in South Carolina and the No. 36 cornerback in the country as ranked by Rivals … Ranked the No. 19 player in the state of South Carolina by SuperPrep … Listed the No. 74 cornerback prospect nationally by Scout.com … A member of SuperPrep’s Mid-Atlantic Team … Named to PrepStar’s All-Atlantic Region Team as a defensive back … A first-team selection to The Daily Journal/The Daily Messenger All-Mountain Lakes team … Named the defensive player of the year on that team … Broke up 10 passes and had three interceptions as a senior … Returned 12 kicks for 312 yards, including one for a touchdown … Also returned 11 punts for 175 yards, including one for a score … Named honorable mention all-state as a defensive back by The State newspaper … Sealed South Carolina’s victory over North Carolina in the Shrine Bowl with a 59-yard interception return for a touchdown … Registered 70 tackles as a junior … Had four interceptions, one of which he returned for a touchdown, as a junior … Also returned three kickoffs for touchdowns as a junior.

    Personal: Jerrodd Sambreon Williams … Born 7/31/91 in Seneca, SC … Son of Jerome and Paula Williams … Enrolled in management.

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