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Mike Williams
WR #19
Height:
6-2
Weight:
212
Age:
27
College:
Syracuse
Hometown:
Buffalo, NY
Experience:
5

Quick Stats (2014 PRE):

REC
3
YDS
49
AVG
16.3
TDS
0
Career Stats
SeasonTeamGamesReceivingRushingFumbles
GGSRecYdsAvgLongTDAttYdsAvgLngTDFUMLost
TOTAL 215 2,947 13.7 65 25 1 3 3 3 0 5 4
2013 TB 6 5 22 216 9.8 28 2 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2012 TB 16 16 63 996 15.8 65 9 -- -- -- -- -- -- --
2011 TB 16 15 65 771 11.9 42 3 1 3 3 3 0 2 2
2010 TB 16 16 65 964 14.8 58T 11 -- -- -- -- -- 3 2

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Bio

PRO: Acquired in a trade by the Buffalo Bills with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on April 4, 2014 … Selected in the fourth round (101st overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft by the Buccaneers.

CAREER:

• Has started 52-of-54 games in which he has played.

• Finished second in voting for AP Offensive Rookie of the Year, and was a finalist for the NFL Pepsi Rookie of the Year in 2010.

• Named to The Sporting News NFL All- Rookie Team and PFW/PFWA All-Rookie Team in 2010.

• Led all rookie receivers in the NFL in yardage (964), receptions (65) and touchdowns (11) in 2010.

• Finished the 2010 season with 11 touchdown receptions, breaking the franchise record for most receiving touchdowns in team history.

CAREER HIGHS

Receptions: 7, three times, last vs. St. Louis, 12/23/12

Receiving Yards: 132, vs. St. Louis, 12/23/12

Receiving TDs: 2, vs. Seattle, 12/26/10

Long Reception: 65, vs. Washington, 9/30/12

PRO: Acquired in a trade by the Buffalo Bills with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on April 4, 2014 … Selected in the fourth round (101st overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft by the Buccaneers.

CAREER:

• Has started 52-of-54 games in which he has played.

• Finished second in voting for AP Offensive Rookie of the Year, and was a finalist for the NFL Pepsi Rookie of the Year in 2010.

• Named to The Sporting News NFL All- Rookie Team and PFW/PFWA All-Rookie Team in 2010.

• Led all rookie receivers in the NFL in yardage (964), receptions (65) and touchdowns (11) in 2010.

• Finished the 2010 season with 11 touchdown receptions, breaking the franchise record for most receiving touchdowns in team history.

CAREER HIGHS

Receptions: 7, three times, last vs. St. Louis, 12/23/12

Receiving Yards: 132, vs. St. Louis, 12/23/12

Receiving TDs: 2, vs. Seattle, 12/26/10

Long Reception: 65, vs. Washington, 9/30/12

2013

• Played in six games, starting five before being placed on Injured Reserve (10/28)

• Finished the season catching 22 passes for 216 yards and two touchdowns

• Caught four passes for 52 yards and a score in the season opener vs. the New York Jets (9/8)

• Recorded a season-high five receptions and 65 yards receiving against New England (9/22)

• Tallied his second touchdown of the season to go along with four receptions for 38 yards against Arizona (9/29)

2012

• Finished the season with 63 receptions for a career-high 996 yards and a team-leading nine touchdowns.

• In the season-opening win vs. Carolina (9/9), caught a six-yard touchdown pass from Josh Freeman on the game's opening drive.

• At the New York Giants (9/16), finished with three receptions for 59 yards, including a 41-yard touchdown reception.

• Recorded the second 100-yard receiving game of his career vs. Washington (9/30), where he finished with 115 yards on four receptions, including a career-long 65- yard catch.

• Against Kansas City (10/14), finished with 113 yards on four receptions, including a 62-yard catch for a touchdown.

• Led the team with six receptions for 68 yards at Minnesota (10/25), also recording one touchdown.

• Led the team with four receptions for 68 yards and one touchdown at Oakland (11/4).

• Finished with six receptions for 93 yards and one touchdown at Denver (12/2).

• Led the team with seven receptions for career- high 132 yards, including a 61-yard touchdown catch.

2011

• Played in 16 games, starting 15, and recorded 65 receptions for 771 yards and three touchdowns.

• Started the season opener vs. Detroit (9/11), con¬tributing four catches for 50 yards, including one touchdown.

• Against Indianapolis (10/3), recorded five recep¬tions for 66 yards.

• Led the team with six receptions for 59 yards vs. New Orleans (10/16).

• Led the team with six receptions for 75 yards vs. Chicago (10/23).

• Led the team with six receptions for 46 yards at New Orleans (11/6).

• Recorded seven receptions for 83 yards and one touchdown at Green Bay (11/20).

• Led the team in receptions and receiv¬ing yardage at Tennessee (11/27), recording six catches for 84 yards and one touchdown.

• Led the team in receptions and yardage vs. Caro¬lina (12/4), recording five receptions for 93 yards.

2010

• Led all NFL rookie receivers in yardage (964), receptions (65), and touchdowns (11).

• Finished the season with 11 touchdown receptions, breaking the franchise record for the most receiving touchdowns in team history (Joey Galloway, 10 in 2005).

• Was nominated on five separate occasions for the NFL’s Pepsi Rookie of the Week award for his performance throughout the season.

• Became the first Buccaneer rookie wide receiver to start on opening day in start vs. Cleveland (9/12/10).

• Recorded first career receiving touchdown vs. Cleveland (9/12/10).

• First Buccaneer rookie to score a touchdown in back-to-back games since Carnell Williams in

• 2005.

• Recorded first career touchdown reception in the season opener vs. Cleveland (9/12).

• At Carolina (9/19), contributed two receptions for 54 yards and one touchdown.

• At Cincinnati (10/10), recorded career-high seven receptions for 99 yards and one touchdown, in-cluding a career-long 37 yard reception.

• Was nominated for NFL Rookie of the Week fol¬lowing his performances vs. Cleveland, at Caro¬lina, and vs. Cincinnati.

• Led the team with 82 receiving yards on five re¬ceptions vs. St. Louis (10/24).

• Recorded first 100-yard receiving game at Arizo¬na (10/31), where he finished leading the team in receiving yards, with four receptions for 105 yards and one touchdown.

• At Atlanta (11/7), finished with four receptions for 89 yards and one touchdown on a career-long 58-yard reception.

• Finished with three receptions for 54 yards and a touchdown at San Francisco (11/21).

• Recorded a team-leading six receptions for 96 yards and a touchdown vs. Detroit (12/19).

• Against Seattle (12/26), recorded three recep¬tions for 44 yards and two touchdowns.

• Tied for a team-high four receptions at New Or¬leans (1/2), finishing with 40 yards and an 18-yard touchdown reception.

COLLEGE:

Started 22-of-29 games at Syracuse (2006-09), finishing his career recording 133 receptions for 2,044 yards and 20 touchdowns … His 133 receptions rank fourth and his 2,044 yards rank fifth on the Orange all- time record chart … Averaged 70.5 yards receiving per game at Syracuse, the fourth-best mark on the school's career-record list … His 20 touchdown receptions tied Marvin Harrison for second in school history behind Rob Moore's 22 scoring receptions … Had a string of 27 consecutive games with at least one reception to rank fourth in Orange history … Ranked fifth in the nation and first in the Big East in receiving yards per game (118.7) in 2009 … Second-team All-Big East Conference selection in 2007 … Led the team in receiving yards (461), becoming the first freshman to lead in that category since Scott Schwedes in 1983 … His 24 receptions and 461 yards both rank second in school history for a freshman and are the highest totals since 1990.

PERSONAL: Majored in communication and rhetorical studies at Syracuse … Attended Riverside High School (Buffalo, New York) …. Also lettered in basketball, receiving Buffalo News All-Western New York accolades during his senior season … Son of Mary Rosenthal … Born Michael Anthony Williams on May 18, 1987 in Buffalo, New York.

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