James Edward Williams (born October 10, in Natchez, Mississippi) is a former American football linebacker in the National Football League. He played for the New Orleans Saints (1990–1994), the Jacksonville Jaguars (1995–1996), the San Francisco 49ers (1997–1998), and the Cleveland Browns (1999). He played college football at Mississippi State University and was a sixth round draft choice in the NFL Draft. He was selected by the Jacksonville Jaguars in the NFL Expansion Draft.
James Robert Alexander Williams (born 20 July 1973) is a former Welsh cricketer. Williams was a right-handed batsman who bowled right-arm off break. He was born at Neath, Glamorgan. He was educated at Clifton College and Durham University.