The switch back to a 4-3 has the D-Line ready and eager to do some hitting
Friday night's T-Day Game allowed the Yellow Jackets to sow the seeds for the 2012 season
The Jackets hope to make big strides in defensive coordinator Al Groh's third year
Georgia Tech vs. Middle Tennessee State
An athletic player whose role continues to steadily grow... has made big strides since arriving on campus... should continue to be a key player on special teams while competing for playing time at defensive end.
2012 (sophomore): Played in all 14 games as a back-up at defensive end, and on special teams... recorded eight tackles and forced one fumble... made a solo tackle and forced a fumble in the home opener vs. Presbyterian (Sept. 8)... recorded solo tackles in back-to-back road games at Maryland (Nov. 3) and North Carolina (Nov. 10).
2011 (redshirt freshman): Played in four games... credited with one tackle on the season... recorded that tackle in his first collegiate game, vs. Western Carolina (Sept. 1).
2010 (true freshman): Redshirted.
High School: Union Grove HS... rated the 25th-best prospect in the state of Georgia (Rivals)... rated the 31st-best prospect in Georgia (Superprep)... rated 34th on the AJC Fab 50 list... first Team 5A All-State... registered 80 tackles and eight sacks as a junior in 2008... played four seasons of football for coaches Bill Hobbs and Steve Collins.
Personal: Full name is Anthony Jeremiah Williams... son of Tyrone and Kelly... born Dec. 19, 1991 in Warner Robins, Ga... has one brother, Andrew... began playing football at age five... majoring in management.
Tackles: 2 vs. Virginia, Sept. 15, 2012
FF: 1 vs. Presbyterian, Sept. 8, 2012