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Thomas Williams

Thomas Williams - #49 - LB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 1"/ 240 lbs.
Birthday 12/25/1984
Birthplace Vacaville, CA
College USC
Years played 3
Drafted 2008, 5th round, 20th pick by Jaguars

Bucs release WR Briscoe, add LB Williams

Posted July 26, 2012 @ 5:01 p.m. ET
The Bucs released WR Dezmon Briscoe and signed former Panthers LB Thomas Williams on Thursday.

Panthers make series of roster moves

Posted Nov. 08, 2011 @ 6:33 p.m. ET
The Panthers have activated a player from the PUP list, signed another from their practice squad, placed a player on I.R. and made some cuts.

Bills place Merriman on I.R.

Posted Nov. 27, 2010 @ 2:15 p.m. ET
The Bills placed LB Shawne Merriman on injured reserve Saturday, before the three-time Pro Bowler ever played a game for Buffalo.

Patriots place Welker on injured reserve

Posted Jan. 06, 2010 @ 4:03 p.m. ET
The Patriots officially ended WR Wes Welker's season by placing him on injured reserve Wednesday.


Posted Nov. 09, 2011
The Panthers placed Williams on injured reserve because of a neck injury.||||||| Williams had 10 tackles in seven games this season.
Posted Dec. 11, 2010
The Bills waived Williams on Saturday.||||||| The move was made so the Bills could sign hulking defensive tackle Kellen Heard off of the Oakland Raiders' practice squad.
Posted July 14, 2008
Rookie linebacker Thomas Williams signed a four-year contract worth nearly $2 million with the Jacksonville Jaguars on Monday. Williams, a fifth-round draft pick from Southern California, got a $174,500 signing bonus to go along with the $1.7 million contract. His base salary in 2008 will be $295,000, followed by $385,000, $470,000 and $555,000.||||||| Williams started just 14 games at Southern California, but the 6-foot-1, 225-pounder excelled on special teams. The Jaguars hope he can do the same in the NFL. They selected him with the 155th overall pick in April's draft, and his contract leaves the team with three rookies unsigned.