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5-1-0 12-5-0
3-3-0 9-8-0
3-3-0 4-13-0
1-5-0 3-14-0

Top Brandon Williams News

  • Brandon Williams: Waived by Texans

    Williams was waived by the Texans on Tuesday, Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reports.

    Williams bounced around the league last season, logging stints with the Giants and Texans, but never saw significant playing time. He'll now hit free agency once the new league year begins March 17.

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  • Texans' Brandon Williams: Signs with Texans

    Williams signed a reserves/future contract with the Texans according to a league source Monday, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports.

    After playing his 2020 campaign with the Giants, Williams has now signed a contract with Houston and will likely continue to contribute on special teams. Throughout the six games the cornerback participated in this season, he was battling a groin injury and recorded just one solo tackle.

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  • Giants' Brandon Williams: Suiting up against Bengals

    Williams (ankle) is active Week 12 against the Bengals, Dan Salomone of the Giants' official site reports.

    Williams will be active despite popping up on Friday's injury report, but his role this season -- both before and after his IR stint -- has been exclusively on special teams.

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  • Giants' Brandon Williams: Activated from IR

    The Giants activated Williams (groin) from injured reserve Saturday, Art Stapleton of The Bergen Record reports.

    Williams will return to action after a six-game hiatus. The 28-year-old played strictly on special teams through the first two games, but he could log some defensive snaps Sunday against the Football Team because Ryan Lewis (hamstring) was placed on injured reserve Friday.

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  • Giants' Brandon Williams: Preparing to return from IR

    Williams (groin) was designated to return from injured reserve Tuesday.

    The Giants now have 21 days to evaluate Williams' health before activating him from IR, and he's eligible to play Week 8 against the Buccaneers. Prior to the injury, Williams played exclusively on special teams and didn't make a tackle.

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  • Giants' Brandon Williams: Shifts to IR

    The Giants placed Williams (groin) on injured reserve Wednesday, Ralph Vacchiano of SportsNet New York reports.

    Williams missed Week 3 due to a groin injury, and he'll now need to spend at least the next three weeks on IR. He played purely on special teams during the first two games of the season.

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  • Giants' Brandon Williams: Unavailable versus 49ers

    Williams (groin) is inactive for Sunday's game versus the 49ers, Dan Salomone of the Giants' official site reports.

    Williams has only played on special teams this season, so his absence shouldn't affect the team's passing defense. He'll look to get back on the field in Week 4's matchup versus the Rams.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-0, 200 lbs
Birthplace: Houston, TX, USA
Age: 29
School: Texas A&M
Experience: 6