TULANE: A three-year letterwinner and returning two-year starter who has played in 28 games with 17 starts... owns receiving numbers of 113 receptions for 1,694 yards and 12 touchdowns... is three receptions shy of breaking into the school's career charts for top-10 receptions, while he ranks 10th all-time for career yards, is 12th for career touchdowns, his 15.0 yards per reception ranks seventh and his five career 100-yard receiving games ranks fifth all-time... enters fall drills as the starter at flanker for the third straight season... has caught at least one pass in his last 13 straight games.
2008 (JUNIOR): Played in five games with three starts before suffering season-ending injuries against Army... logged 27 catches for 437 yards (16.2 ypc) and five touchdowns... despite missing the final seven games of the year, he ranked second on the team in all-purpose yards (20-r/437-rec/219-kor)... caught at least three passes in each of the five games... found the end zone through the air in four of five games... had three scores of 49 yards or longer... also picked up 20 yards on seven carries... finished with 222 all-purpose yards vs. #14 East Carolina with eight catches for 157 yards and a score and three kickoff returns for 65 yards and picked up Louisiana Offensive Player of the Week honors... notched a season-long 51-yard reception against SMU... hauled in six passes for 124 yards, including a season-long 51-yard strike, and two touchdowns against SMU... hauled in a 49-yard touchdown vs. Army... returned nine kickoffs for 219 yards (24.3) with a career-long 44-yard return against ULM...
2007 (SOPHOMORE): Saw action in all 12 games and earned four starts... led the team in both receptions (46) and yards (773), yards per catch (16.8) and touchdowns (5)... posted season-best eight catches vs. UTEP and vs. Tulsa... caught three passes of 40 or more yards, including a 56-yard grab and finished with a career-high 188 receiving yards and two touchdowns vs. UTEP...had six catches for 133 yards and a touchdown at UAB, and caught six passes for 72 yards at East Carolina... registered five catches for 74 yards at SMU... recorded six receptions of 40 or more yards on the years, including a 67-yard strike from Scott Elliott against Mississippi State...
2006 (FRESHMAN RS): Started eight of 11 games... received honorable mention Freshman All-America honors by The Sporting News and earned honorable mention all-Conference USA accolades... was third on the team for receptions (40), second in receiving yards (484), yards per reception (12.1) and yards per game (44.0)... hauled in a single game best 10 receptions for 106 yards vs. UCF... registered five catches for 96 yards and a touchdown vs. Rice... recorded four receptions for 54 yards vs. Army and produced five grabs for 51 yards at UTEP... scored his first collegiate touchdown on a nine-yard reception from Lester Ricard against SMU... caught at least two passes in nine games... rushed twice for 18 yards, including a career-best 13-yard scamper at No. 10 LSU... missed the game at No. 8 Auburn due to injuries...
2005 (FRESHMAN): Did not play; received a red-shirt season.
HIGH SCHOOL: A unanimous choice on the all-district team as both a wide receiver and a returner... named Offensive MVP of the district... caught 34 passes for 772 yards and five touchdowns as a senior... averaged 22.7 yards per grab with a long catch of 59 yards... returned eight punts for 128 yards for a 16-yard average with a 72-yarder returned for a touchdown... brought back five kickoffs for 197 yards to average 39.4 yards per return with a 92-yard touchdown... as a junior, collected 42 passes for 730 yards (a 17.4 average) with six touchdown passes and a long of 80 yards... in two seasons, caught 74 passes for 1,502 yards and 11 TDs to average 19.7 yards per catch... also lettered in basketball and track and field.
PERSONAL: A media arts major... born Jeremy Jawann Williams on January 23, 1987, in Baytown, Texas... the son of Ella Jones.
WILLIAMS' CAREER RECEIVING STATS
Year G/GS No. Yds. Yd/C Yd/Gm TD LP/Opp.
2006 11/8 40 484 12.1 44.0 2 25/SMU
2007 12/4 46 773 16.8 64.4 5 67/Miss. St
2008 5/5 27 437 16.2 87.4 5 51/SMU
Career 28/17 113 1,694 15.0 60.5 12 67/Miss. St.