Found June 01, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
PLAYERS: Mario Williams
TEAMS: Buffalo Bills
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The Buffalo Bills put all of their eggs in one basket when they signed Mario Williams to a six year, $100 million, contract two months ago, (making him the league’s highest paid defensive player) and it looks as though they made the right decision to do so. In addition to causing the highest increase of season ticket sales in the offseason in 15 years for the Bills, Williams is breathing new life into a defense that allowed a franchise worst 5,938 yards last season, also managing only 29 sacks. Williams is impressing his teammates and coaches alike during the Bills’ OTAs, showing off the speed and strength that has led him to two Pro Bowls.

Says Bills’ QB Ryan Fitzapatrick, “He looks like a Madden character you create when you sit there and up-up the strength, and the guy keeps growing. And then he’s the fastest guy on the field, too.”

While the Bills are happy to have such a powerful player on their side for the first time in a long time, Williams is just happy to be playing again after he missed the last 11 games of last season due a chest injury while he was a member of the Houston Texans.
“I’m doing pretty good right now,” Williams said. “To get a chance to come back out and run around with the guys and finally step foot back on the field, it was great……. Honestly, I don’t think of anything else but going out and working.” And if he keeps doing what he’s doing on that field, he will be rewarded heavily for his work by the city of Buffalo – folks that are just so happy he’s there.

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