Offensive Captain (2011-14) Three-time Pro Bowl selection (2012-14 seasons)
Offensive Captain (2011-14) Three-time Pro Bowl selection (2012-14 seasons)
NFL debut: 9/12/10 (vs. DAL)
Selected by the Washington Redskins in the first round (fourth overall) of the 2010 NFL Draft.
One of the game’s preeminent left tackles who enters 2015 having played in 71 career regular season games with 70 starts... Earned his first career Pro Bowl selection following the 2012 season and followed it up with berths in 2013 and 2014... With his third Pro Bowl selection in 2014, joined Samuels and Jacoby as the only Redskins tackles to make three consecutive trips to the Pro Bowl since the merger... Was the first offensive tackle selected by the Redskins in the first round of the NFL Draft since Samuels in 2000 (third overall).
Named offensive captain by his teammates prior to the season... Started all 15 games in which he played and earned his third consecutive Pro Bowl selection... Started at left tackle at HOU (9/7)... Started at left tackle vs. JAX (9/14), helping the Redskins to 41 points and 449 net yards... Started at left tackle and blocked for Kirk Cousins’ 427-yard passing day at PHI (9/21)... Started at left tackle vs. NYG (9/25), vs. SEA (10/6) and at ARI (10/12)... Started at left tackle in a comeback win vs. TEN (10/19)... Started at left tackle in an overtime win at DAL (10/27), helping Colt McCoy and the Redskins to 409 total yards... Started at left tackle at MIN (11/2)... Started but exited the game with an injury vs. TB (11/16)... Inactive with knee and ankle injuries at SF (11/23)... Started at left tackle and helped protect for Colt McCoy’s career-high 392 passing yards at IND (11/30)... Started at left tackle vs. STL (12/7) and at NYG (12/14)... Started at left tackle and fought through injury in a win vs. PHI (12/20)... Started at left tackle vs. DAL (12/28).
Made his second consecutive Pro Bowl after starting all 16 games for the second straight seasons... Voted by his teammates as an offensive captain prior to the start of the season... Started at left tackle and helped quarterback Robert Griffin III pass for 329 yards vs. PHI (9/9)... Started at left tackle and helped the Redskins produce a 300-yard passer and 100-yard rusher at GB (9/15)... Started at left tackle vs. DET (9/22) and helped Griffin III throw for 300 yards for a third consecutive week... Started at left tackle at OAK (9/29) and helped the team to its first win of the season... Started at left tackle at DAL (10/13), helping Washington post more than 200 yards both rushing and passing... Started at left tackle vs. CHI (10/20), helping the Redskins post 499 yards and 45 points... Started at left tackle at DEN (10/27)... Started at left tackle vs. SD (11/3) as the Redskins posted 500 yards of offense... Started at left tackle and helped the Redskins to 191 rushing yards at MIN (11/7)... Started at left tackle in another 400-yard offensive performance at PHI (11/17)... Started at left tackle vs. SF (11/25), vs. NYG (12/1) and vs. KC (12/8)... Started at left tackle at ATL (12/15) and helped Kirk Cousins throw for 381 yards... Started at left tackle vs. DAL (12/22) and at NYG (12/29).
Started all 16 regular season games and earned his first career Pro Bowl nod for his performance at left tackle all season... Was named by his teammate as an offensive captain prior to the start of the season... Started at left tackle and helped Robert Griffin III throw for 320 yards in a season-opening win at NO (9/9)... Started at left tackle and helped the Redskins rush for 176 yards at STL (9/16)... Started at left tackle at CIN (9/23) and eventually left the game with a bone bruise in his knee... Started at left tackle at TB (9/30) and was specifically praised by Mike Shanahan for his toughness and his play in playing the entire game despite missing most of the week of practice with a bone bruise in his knee... Started at left tackle and helped Alfred Morris to his second consecutive 100-yard rushing game vs. ATL (10/7)... Started and helped the Redskins rush for 183 yards vs. MIN (10/14)... Started at NYG (10/21), contributing to the team’s 248 rushing yards and 480 yards of total offense... Started at PIT (10/28) and vs. CAR (11/4)... Started in a win vs. PHI (11/18) and helped Robert Griffin III post a perfect passer rating... Started at left tackle in a Thanksgiving Day win at DAL (11/22), helping Griffin III become the first player in team history to throw four touchdown passes in consecutive games... Despite playing with a thigh bruise that significantly limited him during the week, started at left tackle in a win vs. NYG (12/3) on Monday Night Football and helped the Morris rush for a career-high 124 yards while also anchoring a unit that did not allow a sack... Started at left tackle and helped the Redskins rush for 172 yards in a win vs. BAL (12/9)... Started and blocked for Kirk Cousins’ 329-yard starting debut in a win at CLE (12/16)... Started in a win at PHI (12/23)... Started and helped Morris to the single-season team record for rushing yardage with a 200-yard effort in a division-clinching win vs. DAL (12/30)... Started his first career postseason game in the NFC Wild Card Round vs. SEA (1/6).
Started 10 games at left tackle... Started at left tackle in a season-opening win vs. NYG (9/11)... Started at left tackle vs. ARI (9/18) and helped pave the way for a running attack that totaled 35 carries for 172 yards (4.9 avg.)... Started at left tackle at DAL (9/26) and helped protect quarterback Rex Grossman, who passed for 250 yards... Started at left tackle at STL (10/2) and helped blocked for a rushing attack that totaled 196 yards, a season high... Started at left tackle vs. PHI (10/16) before exiting with a knee injury... Was inactive at CAR (10/23) and at BUF (10/30)... Started at left tackle vs. SF (11/6) and at MIA (11/13)... Started at left tackle vs. DAL (11/20) and protected quarterback Rex Grossman, who passed for 292 yards and two touchdowns for a quarterback rating of 95.5... Started at left tackle at SEA (11/27) in a comeback road win. Blocked for Grossman, who passed for a season-high 314 yards, as well as running back Roy Helu, who rushed for 108 yards and a touchdown... Started at left tackle vs. NYJ (12/4), blocking for Helu, who rushed for more than 100 yards for the second consecutive game... Placed on Reserve/Suspended by Commissioner List on Dec. 6...
Appeared in 14 games, making 13 starts... Made his NFL debut starting at left tackle vs. DAL (9/12) and helped hold the Dallas defense to only one sack... Opened the game at left tackle vs. HOU (9/19) and helped provide protection for Donovan McNabb to throw for 426 yards, which is the fourth-highest total in team history. Also helped open up lanes for Clinton Portis to rush for two touchdowns for the first time since Oct. 12, 2008 vs. St. Louis. Left the game with 1:20 remaining in the fourth quarter with a knee injury... Declared inactive at STL (9/26) and at PHI (10/3) with a knee/toe injury... Started at left tackle vs. GB (10/10) and provided protection for Donovan McNabb to throw for 357 yards and one touchdown... Started at left tackle vs. IND (10/17) and opened holes for Ryan Torain to gain the first 100-yard rushing game of his career. Held defensive end Dwight Freeney without a sack... Started at left tackle at CHI (10/24). Cleared the way for Ryan Torain to rush for 125 yards and average six yards per carry. Held Julius Peppers without a sack... Started at left tackle at DET (10/31)... Started at left tackle vs. PHI (11/15). Opened holes for running back Keiland Williams to set career highs with 16 rushes for 89 yards (5.6 avg.) and two touchdowns. Provided protection for Donovan McNabb to complete 17-of-31 passing attempts for 295 yards and a season-high two touchdowns... Started at left tackle at TEN (11/21). Provided protection for quarterback Donovan McNabb to complete 30-of-50 passing attempts for 376 yards and one touchdown... Started at left tackle vs. MIN (11/28)... Played at left tackle at NYG (12/5) and provided protection for quarterback Donovan McNabb to complete 26-of-44 passing attempts for 296 yards and one touchdown. Was limited by a shoulder injury... Started at left tackle vs. TB (12/12). Opened holes for running back Ryan Torain to set a career high with 172 yards on 24 carries (7.2 avg.), including 158 yards in the first half and 121 in the first quarter. Provided protection for Donovan McNabb to complete 22-of-35 passing attempts for 228 yards, two touchdowns and have a 100.7 passer rating... Started at left tackle at DAL (12/19) and provided protection for quarterback Rex Grossman to complete 25-of-43 passing attempts for 322 yards and a career-high four touchdowns... Opened the game at left tackle at JAX (12/26)... Started at left tackle vs. NYG (1/2). Provided protection for quarterback Rex Grossman to complete 26-of-44 passing attempts for 336 yards and two touchdowns.
Started 39-of-50 games during his Oklahoma career, including 12 at left tackle and 27 on the right side... Was named first-team All-American as a senior in 2009, a third-team All-American as a junior in 2008 and a second- team Freshman All-American in 2006... Also earned first-team All- America honors by The NFL Draft Report, American Football Coaches Association, Walter Camp Football Foundation, Associated Press, Dallas Morning News, Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Kansas City Star and Waco Herald Tribune as a senior... Earned consensus first-team All-Big 12 Conference honors after he shifted to left tackle in his final season and allowed just two quarterback sacks... Played in 11 games as a senior before sustaining a concussion and did not play against Oklahoma State or in the Sun Bowl against Stanford... As the lone returning starter along the offensive line as a senior, the Sooners ranked 11th in the nation with an average of 289.23 passing yards per game and 16th nationally in fewest sacks allowed per game (1.15)... As a junior, started all 14 games, the first contest at left tackle and the remaining 13 games at right tackle... Earned All-Big 12 first-team honors by the coaches, second-team honors by Dallas Morning News and San Antonio Express News and was an honorable mention selection by Associated Press as a junior... Allowed just a half-sack and two pressures in 517 pass plays while being penalized only twice... Was an instrumental member of an offensive line that helped Oklahoma finish third in the nation in passing (349.36 ypg), total offense (547.86 ypg) and fewest sacks allowed (0.93 spg), while leading the country in scoring (51.14 ppg)... As a sophomore, saw action in all 14 games and had seven starts at right tackle... Helped the Sooners rank fifth in the nation in scoring (42.29 ppg) and fewest sacks allowed (1.0 spg), while averaging 448.93 yards per game, good for 19th in the country... As a freshman, played in 11 games at right tackle and moved into the starting lineup his final six contests... Part of the unit that led the Big 12 and finished 11th in the nation in fewest sacks allowed per game (1.21)... Paved the way for a Sooners rushing attack to average 177.14 yards per game, while the offense averaged 30.29 points, the 19th-best mark in the country.
Honored in his hometown of Longview, Texas, with “Trent Williams Day” on May 12, 2010 to celebrate his selection in the NFL Draft... Ran a 4.88 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine and boasts a personal best time of 4.78 seconds. Attended Longview H.S., where he played with former Redskins Malcolm Kelly and Robert Henson... Was a unanimous first-team All-District selection as a senior... Earned first-team All-East Texas and secondteam Texas all-state... Played in the Max Emfinger All-Star game... Was a second-team all-district 12-5A as a junior... Considered a three-star recruit by Rivals.com as he was rated the 28th-best offensive guard prospect in the nation and also placed 63rd on its Texas Top 100 squad... In 2014, participated in Robert Griffin III’s Friday Night Lights camp for 300 boys and girls at Anacostia (D.C.) High School... Played video games online with active serving military members stationed overseas during a Redskins Salute: Pros vs. GI Joes event... Participated in Pros vs. GI Joes video game competition between Redskins players and troops stationed in Kandahar, Afghanistan in 2011... In his first season with the Redskins in 2010, participated in the Draft Day Fan Party and the Skins Santa Shoppe... Parents are Freddie and Veronica Williams... Born July 19, 1988 in Longview, Texas.