The Jacksonville Jaguars today signed defensive back Ray Perryman and offensive tackle Sammy Williams to contracts. Both players have previously spent time on the Jaguars roster under head coach Jack Del Rio.
Perryman, 26, was originally signed by the Jaguars on Oct. 30, 2003 and spent four weeks on the practice squad before seeing action in the final four games. The 5-11, 195-pound safety played in four games in 2004 recording one special teams tackle before being waived on Oct. 13, 2004. Perryman was originally a fifth round pick (158th overall selection) by Oakland in the 2001 NFL draft.
Williams, 30, is a seventh-year veteran who has played in 30 career games with 14 starts. He was originally signed by the Jaguars on June 20, 2003 and spent the entire season on the active roster. He was waived by Jacksonville on Sept. 5, 2004 after the preseason. The 6-5, 310-pound offensive lineman has played with San Diego, Baltimore and Kansas City. Williams was originally a sixth round pick (164th overall selection) by Baltimore in the 1998 NFL draft.