Mario Williams RUMORS & NEWS

  • Rex Ryan slams Mario Williams for being selfish

    Sportsnaut "Rex Ryan and Mario Williams apparently didn’t part on the greatest of terms when the defensive end was released by the Buffalo Bills this offseason. Williams complained about his role in Ryan’s defense often during the 2015 campaign — the worst statistical season since his rookie season. He..." May 29

  • Rex Ryan slams Mario Williams for being selfish

    Sportsnaut "Rex Ryan and Mario Williams apparently didn’t part on the greatest of terms when the defensive end was released by the Buffalo Bills this offseason. Williams complained about his role in Ryan’s defense often during the 2015 campaign — the worst statistical season since his rookie season. He..." May 27

  • Mario Williams upbeat about new role with Miami Dolphins

    Miami Herald "Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan says the Dolphins are giving Mario Williams “everything he wants” by allowing him to line up at defensive end in a 4-3 defense, as opposed to playing a lot of linebacker in the 3-4 utilized by Ryan last year. So it’s no surprise that Williams, coming off the most..." May 26

  • Mario Williams promises “the best attitude” he’s ever had

    Miamidolphins.com "Defensive end Mario Williams has brought pressure on the quarterback pretty much since the day he entered the NFL as the first overall pick in the 2006 draft. He’s looking to do the same thing this fall in his first season with the Dolphins. But Williams is looking to bring something..." April 17

  • Mario Williams agrees to two-year deal with Dolphins

    ESPN "Defensive end Mario Williams has agreed to a two-year contract with the Miami Dolphins, sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter. It is unclear what Williams' addition means for the futures of Olivier Vernon and Cameron Wake in Miami. Vernon received the Dolphins' transition tag last week, giving the..." March 09

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    Ian Rapoport @RapSheet

    The #Dolphins deal with pass-rusher Mario Williams should come today, sources says, and it's expected to land him $8M per year.

  • Mario Williams likely to visit Giants, per source

    Newark Star-Ledger "Charles Johnson will be the first free-agent pass rusher to visit with the Giants. He's scheduled to meet with the team on Sunday. Former Buffalo Bills defensive end Mario Williams is likely to be next. The Giants are among four or five teams that Williams is likely to visit, a person with..." March 06

  • Dolphins to host recently released Mario Williams

    The Score "An AFC East foe is looking to profit off the Buffalo Bills' recent decision to release veteran pass-rusher Mario Williams. Williams will visit the Miami Dolphins on Saturday, a source told NFL Network's Ian Rapoport. It's difficult to imagine the Dolphins fitting Williams under their salary..." March 05

  • Mario Williams released by Bills after bumpy season under Rex Ryan

    SB Nation "The Buffalo Bills have informed defensive end Mario Williams that he will be released, according to ESPN's Josina Anderson. Coming off his least productive season in four years in Buffalo, Williams spent most of 2015 at odds with first-year head coach Rex Ryan. During the season, the pass..." March 01

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    Tim Graham @ByTimGraham

    Source tells me "Mario Williams just waiting to be cut, and the sooner the better" for him.

  • Bills' Mario Williams willing to take pay cut to stay with team

    The Score "Buffalo Bills defensive end Mario Williams is widely expected to be released in the coming days, but he hasn't given up hope of remaining with the team. "Yes, most definitely," Williams told ESPN's Josina Anderson on the topic of whether he's open to working things out with the Bills. "It's..." February 24

  • Five big-name NFL players who should be on the chopping block

    Sportsnet "Sometimes, it’s better to go out on your own terms. The cold truth behind the retirements of Marshawn Lynch and Jared Allen is both players were going to get released from their teams if they didn’t decide to hang up the cleats. Lynch and Allen were among the most impactful players of their..." February 19

  • Bills DE Mario Williams: 'I'm prepared for anything'

    NFL.com "The Buffalo Bills reportedly plan to release Mario Williams due to a "clear, fundamental disconnect" between the pass rusher and Rex Ryan's coaching staff. Williams recently told to ESPN's Josina Anderson that he's ready for a fresh start after Ryan's defense "didn't work out" last..." February 11

  • Mario Williams: Bills' defensive line asked coaches to 'turn it loose'

    ESPN "Buffalo Bills defensive end Mario Williams was vocal during this past season about his role in Rex Ryan's defense, and he still isn't shying away from giving his opinion about the scheme. Here is what Williams recently told ESPN NFL Insider Josina Anderson: "We were building a defense that..." February 10