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Maxx Williams
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Maxx Williams

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Height
6-4
Weight
250 Lbs

Bio

Maxx Williams is a tight end for the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers of the Big Ten Conference. He is a 2014 pre-season All-Big Ten third team selection by Phil Steele.

High School

Williams attended Waconia High School in Minnesota. He was one of the top recruits in the state as Rivals.com ranked him as the seventh-best recruit in Minnesota. Scout.com ranked Williams as one of the top 50 tight ends in the nation. Williams excelled at punter and quarterback during his time as a prep athlete.

In 2011 he passed for 784 yards and eight scores. He also tallied 902 yards on the ground and 13 rushing touchdowns. A star on both sides of the ball, Williams tallied 80 tackles and two picks on defense.

College

Williams redshirted at Minnesota in 2012 but burst onto the collegiate scene in a big way in 2013. Williams’ first career catch was a 10-yard touchdown grab against UNLV. He led the Gophers in receiving yards in 2013 with 417 while finishing tied for first on the squad in catches with 25 and touchdowns through the air with five. His 453 all-purpose yards were third on the Gophers. Athlon declared Williams a third team Freshman All-American and he was an Academic All-Big Ten selection as well. In Minnesota’s bowl game against Syracuse Williams finished with five receptions for 76 yards and one score.  

Statistics

Stats REC TAR YDS Y/R TD LONG 20+ 40+ FUM RZ TAR 1DN
2013 Regular Season 25 40 417 16.7 5 50 6 0 1 3 22

Game Log

Date Opponent Result REC TAR YDS Y/R LONG RZ TAR TD ATT YDS Y/A RZ ATT TD
1-1-2015 @ Missouri Tigers Missouri Tigers 17-33 7 10 98 14.0 54 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
11-29-2014 @ Wisconsin Badgers Wisconsin Badgers 34-24 1 2 53 53.0 53 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-22-2014 @ Nebraska Cornhuskers Nebraska Cornhuskers 24-28 3 5 45 15.0 21 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-15-2014 @ Ohio State Buckeyes Ohio State Buckeyes 24-31 3 7 47 15.7 36 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11-8-2014 @ Iowa Hawkeyes Iowa Hawkeyes 51-14 5 6 46 9.2 25 3 3 0 0 0 0 0

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