ALL-PRO MAURICE "MOE" WILLIAMS SIGNS FOR 2021
The Erie Express are happy to announce the return of All-Pro ATH-Maurice "Moe" Williams (Pittsburgh University) for the 2021 season. Moe begins his fourth season with the Express and is a projected starter at WR but will see action all over the field.
Moe last played for the Express in the 2018 season and helped lead us to the GDFL Xtreme Conference Finals. On the season Moe accounted for 862 yards of offense with 13 TDs. Throwing the ball Moe was 10-14-134yds and 3TDs. Catching the ball Moe had 17rec 292yds and 4TDs. Returning the ball Moe had 5 returns for 219 and a 3TDs....and kicking the ball Moe was 10-11 on PAT's.
In 2017 Williams was a member of the NAL Champion Jacksonville Sharks. For the regular season Williams recorded 45rec for 701yds and 14tds. Moe added another 287 in return yds and a pair of TDs. In the NAL Championship game Williams threw and caught TD's to secure the Sharks 27-21 win. For the game Williams was named Offensive MVP and for the season named All-NAL.
With the Express in 2016 Moe recorded 863 All Purpose Yards. Scored 11 touchdowns, 5 receiving, 4 rushing, 4 interceptions in four games as a defensive back (2 returned for TDs) and was 6/7 on PAT kicks. Moe was named Express MVP for the season and named PAFL All-Pro.
Maurice has played professionally for the Indianapolis Colts (NFL), Cleveland Gladiators, Jacksonville Sharks, Orlando Predators, LA Kiss and Portland Thunder all of the AFL. Moe has also played indoor for the Canton Cougars (AIF) and the Erie Explosion (PIFL)
In 2011 Williams was a member of the Erie Express (Outlaws) and helped lead us to the GIFA Championship. Williams was an All-State WR for the Strong Vincent Colonels while in High School and earned a scholarship to play for the University of Pittsburgh.
"Maurice is an amazing person, football aside. He elevates the play of those around him and never hesitates to help his teammates to improve on their craft. He is one of the most explosive players in the nation and has the ability to go the distance on any play. We know what Moe brings as a player but more importantly as a leader. We are blessed to have him back with us and know he will have an amazing season in 2021"-Director of Operations Paul Pennington.
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