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Jordan Williams
Jordan Williams

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Jacksonville, FL

High School:
Raines

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 200

Position:
Wide Receiver

Birthdate:
01/14/1989

Experience:
3VL

Major:
Communication

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2009 (Junior):
Had 14 catches for 112 yards and two touchdowns as a junior ... Earned his third varsity letter ... Matched his career-high with four catches against Baylor ... Tied for the team lead in receiving with 42 yards vs. the Bears ... Caught a nine-yard scoring pass against Stanford that tied the game in the fourth quarter ... Had a five-yard TD catch the following week against Elon.

2008 (Sophomore):
Suffered a groin injury during the preseason that limited his participation in camp ... Played in eight games during the season and caught one pass, that coming against Boston College (Nov. 22) ... Had a six-yard carry vs. Navy (Sept. 27) ... Also attempted one pass, an incompletion against Clemson (Oct. 9).


2007 (True Freshman):
The only true freshman to see action for the Deacons in 2007 ... Made his collegiate debut at Navy (Oct. 20)... Caught his first pass at Virginia (Nov. 3)... Had four catches for 18 yards vs. the Cavaliers... Caught his first touchdown pass against NC State (Nov. 17), a 62-yarder from Riley Skinner that gave Wake a 28-18 lead late in the third quarter ... That was the longest pass play of the season for Wake Forest ... Also had one reception for 43 yards vs. Vanderbilt ... Caught two passes in the final two regular season games for a total of 105 yards ... Caught at least one pass in each of the final five games of the season.

Background:
Named to the Florida Times Union Super 24 team ... First team All-Gateway Conference ... Caught 34 passes for 513 yards and four touchdowns as a junior ... Broke his wrist while playing for the Raines basketball team as a junior and missed spring football ... Had 30 receptions for 520 yards and five touchdowns as a senior ... His best game was against Jacksonville Sandalwood when he had eight catches for 120 yards and a touchdown ... Ran a 4.5 40-yard dash ... Owns a vertical leap of 38 inches ... Coached by Cedric Thornton ... A talented athlete who also played basketball and baseball ... Comes from the same high school as NFL stars Jabar Gaffney, Lito Shephard and Brian Dawkins ... A Dean's List student.

Personal:
Majoring in communication ... Parents are June and Ivan Williams ... Born January 14, 1989 ... Chose Wake Forest over Louisville, South Florida and UCF.

 

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