Leonard Williams

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Birthday
20, 1994
Birthplace
California
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
20, 1994 (age 24)
Birthplace
California

About

Defensive end who starred for the USC Trojans from 2012 to 2014. He was a 2-time All-American and a 2-time All-Pac-12 selection and in 2014, he was named Team MVP. He was selected sixth overall in the 2015 NFL Draft by the New York Jets.

Before Fame

He was ranked as a four-star recruit by Rivals.com after a standout career at Mainland High School in Daytona Beach, Florida.

Trivia

He began his collegiate career as a defensive tackle, but moved to defensive end prior to his sophomore season.

Family Life

He was born to Clenon Williams and Aviva Russek and raised with four siblings. His father was imprisoned for robbery early in Leonard's life, forcing Aviva to raise the children mostly as a single mother.

Associated With

He and quarterback Cody Kessler were teammates at USC.