TRANSACTIONS: Originally signed as an undrafted free agent by the Arizona Cardinals on 4/26/2010 … Waived on 8/31/2013 … Signed by the Seattle Seahawks on 1/7/13 … Waived on 10/5/13 … Claimed off waivers by the Jaguars (via Seattle) on 10/7/13.
PRO: Third-year WR was claimed off waivers by the Jaguars on Oct. 7, 2013 … Has caught nine passes for 101 yards (11.2 yards/rec.) in 17 career games (three starts) … Spent the 2010 and 2011 seasons with the Arizona Cardinals before signing with the Seahawks on Jan. 7, 2013 … Saw action in four games for the Seahawks, but did not make a reception … Played four seasons at Toledo and is the school’s all-time leader with 229 receptions and 3,102 career receiving yards, breaking records held by Lance Moore (2001-04), current wide receiver for the New Orleans Saints.
2013: Appeared in four games for the Seahawks (9/8 at CAR, 9/15 vs. SF, 9/22 vs. JAX and 9/29 at HOU), but did not made a reception.
2011: Saw action in two games for the Cardinals (9/18 at WAS and 10/23 vs. PIT).
2010: Appeared in 11 games with three starts for the Cardinals … Made his NFL debut on 9/12 at STL … Started at WR on 9/19 at ATL and caught two passes for 26 yards … Caught a career-high three passes for 32 yards on 10/3 at SD … Caught two passes for 26 yards on 1/2/11 at SF.
COLLEGE: Four-year letterman … Named first-team All-MAC following his senior year ... Named fourth-team All-America by Phil Steele on its mid-season All-America Team ... Finished 19th in the nation and fourth in MAC with 6.6 receptions per game ... Totaled 10 catches for a career-high 231 receiving yards in 37-30 win over Ball State … As a junior, earned second-team All-MAC honors for the second consecutive season and finished sixth in the MAC with 69 receptions … As a sophomore, was named second-team All-MAC and led team (seventh in the MAC) with 73 receptions … As a freshman, played in 10 games, making six receptions … Redshirted during the 2005 season … Majored in communications.
PERSONAL: Named all-district and all-area as a senior at Marshall High School (Houston, Tex.) after catching 39 passes for 835 yards and seven TDs … Excelled at track and was timed at 10.7 for the 100 meters as a junior, jumped 6-4 in the high jump and 22-11 in the long jump … Son of Anita Williams … Has two brothers, Maurice and Michael and two sisters, Trishawna and Stephanie … Full name is Stephen Jacob Williams … Twitter handle is @SteveWill_14.