“Tramon is a really good and consistent player,” Farmer said. “He has had success in this league because he’s a pro’s pro who believes great preparation leads to great performance. We are very happy to be able to sign a player of his caliber to our secondary.”
“It’s going to be awesome. I’ll be glad to join those guys and help those guys with whatever they need,” Williams said. “I see where these guys are going and I think I can help them go to where they want to go. They had a great defense last year with a lot of young guys on the team. I’m a veteran guy and I hope I can take them to another level.”
- Ian Rapoport confirms that report and adds that Williams receives a three-year contract worth $21 million.
Williams had met with the Seahawks, and Saints, with the Vikings, Packers, Ravens and Eagles reportedly interest in him to some degree.
Williams, 31, appeared in all 16 games for the Packers in 2014 and recorded 71 tackles, three interceptions, a fumble recovery and 13 pass defenses. Pro Football Focus has him rated as the No. 34 cornerback out of 108 qualifying players.
We had Williams listed as the No. 51 player in our Top 100 Free Agents list.