LENNY WILLIAMS
Linebacker
1998-2002
Tampa, FL
Biography
Williams earned All-County and All-District honors in 1997 as well as a berth on the Sun Coast All-Star team after picking off seven passes on defense and catching 26 passes on offense. He redshirted in 1998 then played in all 11 games in 99 playing on special teams and as a backup linebacker. He was a regular on special teams throughout his career and was the top backup to Lance Laury at linebacker in 2002. Among his top plays that year were an interception against Mississippi State and a tackle for loss on a Matt Schaub pass against Virginia. He also was named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll that season. Williams now lives in the Atlanta area.
Prior Schools
SchoolLocation
Jesuit Tampa, FL

Roster Listings
YearRosterNumPosHtWtYrGmsGS
1998 Media Guide 46 LB 6-4 200 Fr
1999 Media Guide 46 LB 6-4 220 RFr
1999 Fall 1999 46 LB 6-4 220 RFr 0 0
2000 Fall 2000 46 OLB 6-4 220 So
2000 Tennessee 2000 46 LB 6-4 220 So 0 0
2001 Spring 2001 46 LB 6-4 220 Jr
2001 Fall 2001 46 LB 6-4 220 Jr 0 0
2002 Spring 2002 46 LB 6-4 220 Sr
2002 Fall 2002 46 LB 6-4 230 Sr 0 0
1998 Fall 1998 46 LB 6-4 200 Fr 0 0
Depth Chart Appearances
DescriptionPositionRank
2000 Media Guide Outside Linebacker 2nd String
2002 Outback Bowl Linebacker 2nd String
2002 Media Guide Linebacker 2nd String
Gamecock Archives Article Mentions
Article
Recruiting Class Review : 1998
Honors
AwardYear
2002 Academic All-SEC
Defense
YearSoloAstTklTFLSacksIntPBUQBHFRFFBK
2000 1 0 1 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
2001 7 1 8 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0
2002 6 3 9 1.0 0.0 1 1 0 0 1 0
Tot 14 4 18 1.0 0.0 1 1 0 0 1 0
Single Game Interceptions
SeasonGame DateOpponentIntYdsTDPasser
2002 2002-10-05 Mississippi State 1 0 0 Kyle York
Scoring Plays
DateOpponentQtrTimeUSCOppPlay
Defense - Tackles For Loss
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2002 2002-09-07 Virginia 2 3 USC 20 Michael Johnson loss of 3 on pass from Matt Schaub (Lenny Williams)
Defense - Passes Broken Up
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2002 2002-09-21 Temple 1 10 TEM 20 Mike Frost pass for Sean Szarka incomplete (Lenny Williams)
Defense - Interceptions
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2002 2002-10-05 Mississippi State 1 10 MST 31 Kyle York pass intercepted by Lenny Williams at MS 46, returned 0 yards
Defensive Plays
YearDateOpponentDownTo GoSideYdlinePlay
2001 2001-09-01 Boise State 2 10 USC 39 Brock Forsey, 2-yd pass from Ryan Dinwiddie (Willie Offord, Lenny Williams)
2001 2001-09-01 Boise State 3 15 50 David Mikell, 11-yd pass from Ryan Dinwiddie (Lenny Williams)
2001 2001-09-08 Georgia 2 2 USC 45 Musa Smith rush for 4 (Lenny Williams)
2001 2001-09-20 Mississippi State 1 10 MST 12 Dontae Walker, 5-yd pass from Wayne Madkin (Willie Offord, Lenny Williams)
2001 2001-09-20 Mississippi State 2 5 MST 17 Wayne Madkin rush for 7 (Lenny Williams)
2001 2001-09-20 Mississippi State 2 3 USC 11 Justin Jenkins, 4-yd pass from Wayne Madkin (Lenny Williams)
2001 2001-10-06 Kentucky 2 8 UKY 27 Derek Abney, 5-yd pass from Shane Boyd (Lenny Williams)
2001 2001-10-13 Arkansas 1 10 ARK 20 Fred Talley rush for 5 (Lenny Williams)
2001 2001-11-10 Florida 2 8 FLA 38 Willie Green rush for 6 (Lenny Williams, Dunta Robinson)
2002 2002-08-31 New Mexico State 0 0 USC 35 Joey Bowers kicks off to NMS end zone, P.J. Winston returns 27 yards (Andrea Gause, Lenny Williams)
2002 2002-10-05 Mississippi State 2 3 MST 21 Darnell Jones rush for 2 (Jeremiah Garrison, Lenny Williams)
2002 2002-10-05 Mississippi State 1 10 MST 17 Darnell Jones, 6-yd pass from Kevin Fant (Lenny Williams, Matthew Thomas)
2002 2002-10-12 Kentucky 2 10 USC 23 Artose Pinner rush for no gain (Lenny Williams)
2002 2002-10-19 Louisiana State 1 10 50 Domanick Davis rush for no gain (Lenny Williams)
2002 2002-10-19 Louisiana State 1 10 USC 44 Domanick Davis rush for 3 (Lenny Williams, Lance Laury)
2002 2002-11-16 Florida 1 10 USC 48 Willie Green rush for 4 (Lenny Williams)