Erica Williams

Erica Williams
Season(s) Played with the Divas: 2015
Jersey Number: 81
Nickname: Deni
Position: RB
Age: 27
Height: 5-2
Weight: 130
College: Norfolk State University

Erica Williams Q&A

Who was your childhood idol? Why?
Jackie Joyner-Kersee…she was very humble yet competitive. She always did her best and found new ways to become better.
Who is your biggest supporter?
My parents.
Who is your female sports idol?
Jackie Joyner-Kersee.
Who is your favorite NFL player? Why?
Peyton Manning…he is a great leader and always acknowledges his success to his team.
What are your favorite hobbies or special interests?
Reading and yoga.
What is your favorite movie?
Above the Rim.
What is your favorite TV show?
Criminal Minds.
What is your favorite travel location?
The Virgin Islands.
What is your favorite food?
Any fruit or vegetable.
What is your favorite book?
The Bluest Eyes, by Toni Morrison.
Who is your favorite musician or group?
Lauryn Hill.
What is your favorite quote?
“No Meditation, No Life. Know Meditation, Know Life.” – Osho
How would you describe yourself in three words?
Spiritual, energetic, self-disciplined.
What are your lifetime aspirations?
To continue to grow spiritually.
What was the first sport you ever played?
Track and field.
What is your favorite sports memory?
Traveling to Duke University the first time as a member of AAU track.
How did you hear about women’s football?
I heard about it through other players.
Why do you want to play women’s football?
I wanted to try something new!
What does it mean to you to be a D.C. Diva?