Found January 23, 2012 on Pro Football Zone:
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According to Peter King of SI.com,  the Houston Texans might decide to let linebacker Mario Williams walk in free agency because of all the young talent they’ve accumulated on defense.  It would also make sense to  let Williams go,  in order to free up money for the Texans to sign other players that may prove to be more important down the road.

Just last week,  ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that the Texans do want to re-sign Williams.

We already know that the Texans likely won’t place the franchise tag on Williams because it would cost them $23 million against the cap in 2012.

At this point,  things will only get interesting as we approach the NFL offseason.

 

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