PRO: The Titans signed outside linebacker Jordan Williams during training camp of the 2019 season to provide depth and experience to the outside linebacking corps. The 6-foot-4-inch, 262-pounder originally signed with the New York Jets as a rookie free agent following the 2015 NFL Draft. Williams has also spent time with the Miami Dolphins and New York Giants, and has appeared in two contests. The Gainesville, Fla., native was a four-year letterman at Tennessee and appeared in 44 games with 21 starts from 2011-14.
• In 2017, Williams appeared in one contest for the New York Giants and posted two tackles.
• Williams’ father, Keith, was a defensive lineman at Florida from 1982-86. His sister, Janine, played volleyball at Florida.
• Williams works part-time as a photographer and was featured in 2018’s Art Basel. His work can be seen on Instagram @jordanwilliamspro.
• The Gainesville, Fla., native originally signed with the New York Jets as a rookie free agent on May 8, 2015.
• Waived by the Jets on Sept. 5, 2015 and signed to the team’s practice squad a day later.
• Waived by the Jets on Sept. 22, 2015.
• Signed by the Miami Dolphins to the team’s practice squad on Oct. 6, 2015.
• Signed to the Dolphins active roster off of the practice squad on Dec. 5, 2015.
• Waived by the Dolphins on Dec. 26, 2015.
• Signed by the Dolphins to the team’s practice squad on Dec. 29, 2015.
• Signed to the Dolphins active roster off of the practice squad on Jan. 5, 2016.
• Waived by the Dolphins on Sept. 3, 2016 and signed to the team’s practice squad two days later.
• Waived by the Dolphins on Sept. 20, 2016.
• Signed by the Dolphins to the team’s practice squad on Dec. 6, 2016.
• Signed by the New York Giants to a futures contract on Jan. 9, 2017.
• Waived by the Giants on Sept. 2, 2017 and signed to the team’s practice squad a day later.
• Signed by the Giants to the active roster off of the practice squad on Nov. 1, 2017.
• Waived by the Giants on Nov. 7, 2017.
• Signed by the Giants to the team’s practice squad on Nov. 9, 2017.
• Signed by the Titans as a free agent on Aug. 1, 2019.
• During a four-year career at Tennessee (2011-14), Williams played in 44 games and recorded 21 starts. He totaled 66 tackles, 6.5 sacks and four passes defensed.
• As a senior (2014), started all 13 games and tallied 27 tackles, two sacks and four passes defensed.
• As a junior (2013), appeared in 12 contests with three starts. Posted 18 tackles and 1.5 sacks.
• As a sophomore (2012), played in 10 games with five starts and notched 17 tackles and two sacks.
• As a freshman (2011), saw action in nine games and recorded four tackles and one sack.
• Majored in arts and sciences at Tennessee.
• Attended Gainesville (Fla.) High School, where he totaled 72 tackles, eight tackles for loss and 10 quarterback pressures as a senior.
• Rated as a 3-star recruit by Rivals, Scout.com and ESPN. Ranked as the No. 42 overall strongside defensive end by Rivals, the No. 45 overall defensive end by Scout.com, and the No. 61 overall defensive end by ESPN.
• Selected to the Gainesville Sun’s 2010 Class 5A-AA First Team, and finished third in District 5A-AA with six sacks as a senior.
• Son of Keith Williams and Angela Bent-Williams.
• Has one sister, Janine.
• Follow Williams on Instagram @mrrockytop.
• Follow Williams on Twitter @mrrockytop.
• Born Jordan Cornell Williams on March 23, 1993 in Gainesville, Fla.