Greedy

Williams

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#29

Cornerback
Height: 6'3"
Weight: 184lbs.
Class: Sophomore
City/State: Shreveport, La.
High School: Calvary Baptist Academy
Major: Sport Administration
Experience: 2 Letters

Bio

2018 Thorpe Award Finalist
2018 First Team All-America (Walter Camp, Football Writers, AFCA)
2018 Second Team All-America (AP, Sporting News)
2018 First Team All-SEC (AP, SEC Coaches)
2017 Third Team All-America (AP)
2017 Freshman All-SEC (SEC Coaches)
2017 First-Team All-SEC (Media)
2017 Second Team All-SEC (SEC Coaches)

Tremendous cover corner that capped his LSU career as a finalist for the Thorpe Award as the nation’s top defensive back … First Team All-America in 2018 after earning third team honors as a redshirt freshman in 2017 …Two-time first team All-SEC selection … Played in 24 games with 24 starts during his LSU career … Led the SEC in interceptions in 2017 with six … Finished career with eight interceptions, 71 tackles and 28 passes defended … Cornerback with a big frame ... Has great instincts and tremendous ball skills ... 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 (2018)
Started all 12 regular season games at cornerback for the Tigers … Did not play in the Fiesta Bowl, instead opted to make himself eligible for the 2019 NFL Draft … Finalist for the Thorpe Award as the nation’s top defensive back … First team All-America from Walter Camp, Football Writers and American Football Coaches Association … Second team All-America from the Associated Press and Sporting News … First team All-SEC for second straight year from the AP … Capped year with 33 tackles, two interceptions, 11 passes defended … Registered a career-best 10 tackles in win over Ole Miss … Interceptions came in wins over Southeastern Louisiana and Auburn … Broke up three passes in win over Arkansas.

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 … The third player in the SEC since 2008 to lead the league in passes defended and interceptions …Became the first LSU player since Craig Steltz in 2007 to lead the SEC in interception … 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.

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, 7x (Last: vs. Auburn, 2018; First: vs. BYU, 2017)
Long interception return: 28 vs. Syracuse, 2017
Tackles: 10 vs. Ole Miss, 2018
Tackles for loss: 1.5 at Tennessee, 2017
Pass breakups: 3, 2x (Last: vs. Arkansas, 2018; First: vs. Chattanooga, 2017)

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