Found July 15, 2012 on STLSportsMinute:
Wide receiver Mike Williams was released earlier this week.  Should the offensively challenged St. Louis Rams take a look? - (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Ever since the St. Louis Rams drafted Sam Bradford with the first overall pick three years ago, they have had trouble surrounding the talented quarterback with quality, explosive weapons.  The Rams tried to address the issue in this past year's draft, taking wide receiver Brian Quick and running back Isaiah Pead in the second round and speedster Chris Givens in the fourth round.   While the players the Rams selected in the draft look to be the explosive type weapons Bradford needs to succeed, they all are just rookies with very little NFL experience.  Their futures look bright, but how much can they contribute in 2012? So, with the recent release of Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Mike Williams, should the Rams look to continue to add to the depth of the wide receiver corp and sign Mike Williams? Williams had a poor 2011 after...
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Seattle Seahawks Make Mistake Releasing WR Mike Williams

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Seahawks release Mike Williams

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Seahawks release wide receiver Mike Williams

Per an announcement from the Seattle Seahawks and later confirmed by Adam Schefter of ESPN, Wide receiver Mike Williams has been released by the ball club."We would like to thank Mike for his contributions over the past two seasons and we wish him well in the future," general manager John Schneider said in a team release. Originially drafted by the Detroit Lions from the...

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