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The Tampa Bay Buccaneers today announced that they have signed wide receiver Mike Williams to a six-year contract, worth $40.25 million. “We are pleased to have Mike signed to a long-term contract that ensures he will continue to be part of the exciting young core of players we are building around,” said Buccaneers General Manager Mark Dominik. “Mike has earned this contract through his hard work and production the past three seasons and we are looking forward to seeing him continue that career development as a Buccaneer.” Williams (6-2, 212) joined the Buccaneers as a fourth-round (101st overall) selection in the 2010 NFL Draft. He has started 47-of-48 games for the Buccaneers, recording 193 receptions for 2,731 yards (14.2 avg.) and 23 touchdowns during his first three years in the league. Williams, 26, enters his fifth season as one of the most productive wide receivers of the 2010 draft class, ranking second in catches (193), yards (2,731) and touchdowns (23), behind only Dez Bryant (200-2,871-27). As a rookie, Williams burst onto the scene with an impressive campaign, starting 16 games and leading all rookie receivers in the league in receiving yards (964), receptions (65) and touchdowns (11). For his efforts, he was named to The Sporting News NFL All-Rookie Team and the PFW/PFWA All-Rookie Team, as well as finishing second in voting for AP Offensive Rookie of the Year. Most recently, in 2012, Williams finished the year recording 63 catches for 996 yards (15.8 avg.) and a team-leading nine receiving touchdowns, playing alongside then-newly acquired free agent teammate Vincent Jackson. Williams played collegiately at Syracuse University, starting 22-of-29 games and finishing his career with the Orange having recorded 2,044 yards on 133 receptions with 20 touchdowns. He is a native of Buffalo, N.Y. The 11 a.m. press conference will also be streamed live at www.Buccaneers.com
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TAMPA, Fla. -- Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Williams has been signed to a six-year, 40.25 million contract, the team announced Wednesday morning.Williams was a fourth-round selection, 101st overall, by Tampa Bay in the 2010 NFL Draft and has 193 catches for 2,731 yards and 23 touchdowns in his first three seasons. The Syracuse product has started 47 of 48 games."We...
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have re-signed wide receiver Mike Williams to a six-year deal which includes $15 million in guaranteed money. The contract, worth a total value of $40.25 million, negates his last year on his rookie contract and is a solid signing for this former fourth-round pick of the 2010 NFL draft.
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Mike Williams has signed an extension with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Williams, 26, is entering his fourth season in the NFL and fell just four yards short of his first 1,000 yard season last year. Over his first three seasons the 6’2” Williams has caught 23 touchdowns.
Great news for Mike Williams as he begins his 4th Bucs camp...
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ passing arsenal looks to be set for years to come as the Bucs extended wide receiver Mike Williams’ contract through the 2018 season. Williams received a six-year deal worth more than $40 million and promptly reported to camp on Wednesday. In 2012, Williams finished just shy of 1,000 yards receiving with [...]
The Buccaneers announced that they have signed WR Mike Williams to a six-year contract worth $40.25 million contract.
Williams deal includes $15 million guaranteed.
Here is a comparison to some of the recent contracts signed by wide receivers:
Mike Wallace: five-years, $60 million, $30 million guaranteed.
Dwayne Bowe: five-years, $56 million, $26 million guaranteed.
Updating an earlier report, the Buccaneers have signed star wideout Mike Williams to a six-year, $40.25 million contract extension.Fantasy Spin:Williams reeled in nine touchdown grabs last season and finished four yards shy of 1,000 yards. In three seasons, he's never missed a game. We're expecting a breakout year for Williams in 2013.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed Mike Williams to a 6 year deal. The contract is worth a maximum $40,250,000 with $15 million guaranteed. Williams - 26 years old - had one year left on his rookie contract will not be in Tampa until 2019.
The No. 2 WR cost continues to be set high, TB Mike Williams will receive $6.7M per year over the next 6 years.
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Tweet Per a report from NFL.com the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have agreed to a six-year, $40.5 million contract extension with wide receiver Mike Williams that includes $15 million in guaranteed money. The contract signed by Williams is comparable to that of New York Giants’ star receiver Victor Cruz, who signed a five-year, $43 million extension [...]
Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver is an extremely happy man as he joins his team to start the 2013 season.
Adam Schefter is reporting that Williams and the Buccaneers have agreed to a five-year extension.
Bucs WR Mike Williams reached agreement on a 5-year extension tying him to Tampa through 2018, per ESPN source.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) July 24, 2013
The deal is for...
Wide receiver Mike Williams has signed a six-year extension with
the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
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Great news for Mike Williams as he begins his 4th Bucs camp: He has signed a new six-year deal that goes through the 2018 season.
— Tampa Bay Buccaneers (@TBBuccaneers) July 24, 2013
According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Williams’ contract...
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