Found September 11, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:

Houston Texans linebacker J.J. Watt isn’t missing his former teammate and current Bills defensive end Mario Williams now that he’s no longer playing along side him week in and week out.

“I’ll miss him in the locker room, but not on the field,” Watt said of Williams, according to via

I don’t think Watt is ripping Williams in any way.  He probably just believes in the guys they have on the team and believes they’ll be fine with out him, which is true.

At the end of the day, Williams wasn’t a great fit for a 3-4 defense anyway, it’s best for him to have his hand in the ground as a defensive end.



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