Greedy

Williams

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Cornerback
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 184lbs.
Class: Sophomore
City/State: Shreveport, La.
High School: Calvary Baptist Academy
Major: Sport Administration
Experience: 1 Letter

Bio

2018 Thorpe Award Semifinalist
2017 Third Team All-America (AP)
2017 Freshman All-SEC (Coaches)
2017 First-Team All-SEC (Media)
2017 Second Team All-SEC (Coaches)

Continuing the tradition of DBU as one of the top lockdown corners in all of college football … Cornerback with a big frame that possesses great instincts and tremendous ball skills ... Statistically, is one of the toughest cornerbacks in college football to catch a pass against … Cover skills are so good that balls are rarely thrown in his direction … Has started all 23 games of his career with eight interceptions during that span … Led the SEC interceptions in 2017 with six and has two thus far in 2018 … Became the first LSU player since Craig Steltz in 2007 to lead the SEC in interceptions … Full name is Andraez but goes by Greedy … Grandmother nicknamed him Greedy when he was young … Older brother Rodarius is a starting cornerback for Oklahoma State … Grew up playing youth league football with Devin White.

SOPHOMORE SEASON (through 11/10/2018)
Started all 10 games at cornerback so far, helping an LSU team that leads the SEC and ranks No. 2 in the nation in interceptions with 16 … LSU’s defense has 22 total takeaways, tops in the league … In 10 games, has recorded 28 tackles, two interceptions and eight pass breakups … Recorded a career-best 10 tackles in win over Ole Miss … Intercepted passes in back-to-back games against Southeastern Louisiana and Auburn … Tied career-high with three pass breakups in win over Arkansas … Had four tackles and a pass breakup in 36-16 win over then-No. 2 Georgia.

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON (2017)
The top freshman cornerback in all of college football … Started every game at left cornerback for LSU … Totaled six interceptions for 32 return yards … Finished with 38 tackles, 17 passes defended and 11 pass breakups … Intercepted passes against BYU, Chattanooga, Arkansas and Texas A&M for no return … Took the opening pass against Syracuse 28 yards for his third interception of the year … Also had an interception for four yards in the Citrus Bowl against Notre Dame … His 1.3 passes defended per game were amongst the best in the SEC and in the nation … The third player in the SEC since 2008 to lead the league in passes defended and interceptions … Named First-Team All-SEC as well as Freshman All-SEC in 2017 … Named third team All-America by the Associated Press.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2016)
Did not see action and received a redshirt.

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-star defender by Scout, 247Sports, and ESPN ... Given a three-star rating by Rivals ... Listed as the No. 135 overall prospect nationally by Scout, No. 227 by 247Sports and No. 268 by ESPN ... Ranked as the nation's No. 20 cornerback prospect and Louisiana's 13th best player according to 247Sports ... Led Calvary Baptist to a 9-3 overall record as a senior ... Played a key role in Calvary Baptist capturing back-to-back state titles in 2013 and 2014 ... Finished prep career with 170 tackles, 10 pass breakups and five interceptions ... Had 47 tackles and two interceptions as a senior ... Named to the All-USA Louisiana football team his senior year ... Coached by John Bachman Sr.

PERSONAL
Mom is LaKesha Williams ... Born Dec. 3, 1997 ... Majoring in sport administration … His older Rodarius is a starting cornerback at Oklahoma State.

GREEDY WILLIAMS’ CAREER HIGHS:
Interceptions: 1, 6 times (Last: at Auburn, 2018; First: vs. BYU, Sep 2, 2017)
Long interception return: 28 vs. Syracuse, Sep 23, 2017
Tackles: 10 vs. Ole Miss, 2018
Tackles for loss: 1.5 at Tennessee, Nov 18, 2017 (1-0)
Pass breakups: 3, twice (Last: at Arkansas, 2018; First: vs. Chattanooga, 2017)

Other Greedy Williams Stats to Note (thru 10 games in 2018)
* 40.7 completion percentage against (No. 8 among Power 5 corners, No. 3 in SEC)
* 9 PBUs (No. 1 in SEC, No. 7 in Power 5)
* 58.6 NFL passer rating allowed
* 2 Interceptions (No. 2 among SEC corners)

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