Signed by Seattle as a UDFA on May 6, 2022.
05/06/22: Signed by Seattle as a UDFA
COLLEGE: Played in 29 games with 17 starts, posting 122 tackles (77 solo), 1.0 sacks, six interceptions and 13 passes defensed. Started the first eight games at safety in 2021 before missing the final four games of the season due to injury. He totaled 46 tackles, 2.0 tackle for loss, four interceptions and three pass breakups. During the regular season, Williams ranked 11th nationally with four interceptions despite his four missed games. He was named an honorable-mention All-Big Ten performer.
PERSONAL: A three-star recruit, Williams was ranked among the nation's top 30 junior college prospects by the 247Sports Composite rankings, which also tabbed Williams as the nation's No. 2 junior college safety. Played his high school ball for Trinity Christian Academy in Jacksonville. Coming out of high school, was ranked among the nation's top 250 players by ESPN. Father, Roosevelt, was a third-round pick in the 2002 NFL Draft and played two seasons in the NFL, one each with the Bears (2002) and Browns (2003). Majored in child, youth & family studies, earning his degree in December of 2019.