Travis Williams

#99 Travis Williams

HT. 6' 3"
WT. 265
YR. Sr.
HOMETOWN Bristol, Tenn.
Strong defensive lineman that can control the line of scrimmage. 2002: Battled injuries, but still saw action in seven games, starting one ... made 13 tackles on the season, including four solo stops ... made two tackles for losses on the season ... made a season-high six tackles at Gardner-Webb on Sep. 14 ... had TFLs against VMI (Sep. 21) and Appalachian State (Oct. 5). 2001: Started every game along the defensive front for a second year ... season-high six tackles vs. Gardner-Webb (9/8) and Georgia Southern (10/27) ... pair of sacks, a TFL and a fumble recovery in the upset of the Eagles ... fumble recovery and a pass breakup at Furman (10/20) ... TFL in each of the first three games of the season. 2000: Started all 11 games at left tackle ... ninth with 46 tackles (31 solo) ... eight tackles for loss (31 yards) ... season-high nine stops at Western Carolina (9/23) ... seven tackles at The Citadel (10/7) ... five tackles and recovered a fumble against Furman (10/21). 1999: Redshirted. High School: The 1998 Northeast Tennessee Defensive Player-of-the-Year by the Bristol Herald Courier ... 66 initial tackles and 45 assists as a senior ... 10 tackles for loss ... blocked four punts during his senior campaign ... three-time All-Big Six Conference selection. Personal: Son of Ron Williams and Brenda McRay ... born Dec. 16, 1980.