When the Dallas Cowboys’ soccer team added Terrance Williams to their ranks, they certainly won a talented wide receiver. The young athlete was placed 74th in the third round of the 2013 NFL draft.
During his college football years at Baylor University, the young star received several awards and accolades and earned All-American recognition. His hard work and dedication to football earned him a place in the 2013 National Football League draft, and today Terrance Williams is making a name for himself as a wide receiver for the Dallas Cowboys.
Terrance Williams Biography
Terrance Tyrone Williams was born on September 8, 1989, in Dallas, Texas. The Wide Receiver grew up in Highland Hills, Dallas, and owes his early education to W. T. White High School in Dallas, where he played for the White Longhorns High School football team. His high school record as a senior was remarkable, with a total of eight touchdowns and 59 receptions over 972 yards.
His impressive record earned him several scholarship offers, including those he received from Colorado State University and Baylor University. Terrance Williams then decided to continue his education at Baylor University.
College & Professional Career
During his years at Baylor University, he played for the Baylor Bears soccer team for four years, from 2008 to 2012, and his college soccer statistics of 202 receptions over 3,334 yards with a total of 27 touchdowns were considered amazing. In 2011 Terrance Williams was a finalist for the Biletnikoff Award. The following year, he was considered the nation’s leading receiver with an impressive 1,832 receiving yards.
After his NFL draft by the Dallas Cowboys, he was lucky to secure a starting spot opposite Dez Bryant after Miles Austin’s departure in 2014. Although he struggled at first, particularly in trying to adjust to the team’s offense in training camp, Terrance experienced a significant increase in his overall touchdowns. Although the total number of his yards and receptions decreased, Terrance Williams’ inclination to play big was especially evident in the off-season, when he had very good statistics. With Dez Bryant absent for most of the 2015 season due to a foot injury, Terrance Williams was better positioned to make a career-high, although he was a little hesitant at the beginning of the season before picking up the ball.
Recently, the soccer star signed a four-year extension contract with his current team, the Dallas Cowboys of the NFL, for $17 million until 2020.
His Parents and Family
There is not much information about the family background of the wide receiver, but we were able to filter out the identity of his parents and siblings.
According to our findings, the parents of Terrance Williams are Jeff and Angela Brown. He grew up in Highland Hills with three brothers – Cory Williams, A.J. Williams, and Kenneth Williams.
Further background information about the Wide Receiver and his family is not available as Terrance Williams skillfully keeps his family life away from the curious media.
Terrance Williams has a variety of hobbies, including playing video games, spending hours at the gym, reading magazines, and watching television series and movies. The famous athlete also has a lot of “favorites”; while his favorite sport is obviously soccer, his favorite actor is Leonardo Dicaprio, and his favorite actress, Angelina Jolie. It is on record that Terrance’s favorite sportsman is Bo Jackson, the former American football player. He also has a special fondness for the musician Beyonce.
Terrance Williams is more of a “dog person” than a “cat person”, which is proven by the fact that he has a dog as a pet. The athlete is also known for eating a lot of junk food, liking the color black, and preferring his Twitter handle more than any other social media platform, although he also has a significant presence on Instagram.
The American footballer has had problems with the Texas authorities in the past. He was arrested on May 19, 2018, in Frisco, Texas, on suspicion of public drunkenness after authorities rammed a car registered in his name against a light pole.
Terrance Williams was released from custody after posting $369 bail. The case was dismissed on August 1, 2018, when Frisco police authorities refused to file further charges. The announcement was made by the police department together with the footballer’s lawyer – Hunter Biederman.
Height, Weight & Body Stats
Terrance Williams stands at an impressive height of 1.88 m (6 feet 2 inches) and weighs a corresponding 95 kg (210 lb) body mass. Further details about his general body statistics are not known.