Originally posted on Total Titans  |  Last updated 2/24/13
On Friday, the Titans got an early jump on free agency, signing strong safety George Wilson, formerly of the Buffalo Bills. The deal is reported to be for $4 million over two years, with an extra $1 million available in incentives. Wilson was available now after the Bills decided his nearly $3 million base salary in 2013 was more than they wanted to pay. Wilson, who turns 32 next month, had a very fine season in 2011, earning some defensive player of the year praise after the Bills' surprisingly unexpected performance the first half of the season. As I wrote in Enemy Intelligence before the Titans-Bills game that year, I wouldn't have gone that far, but he was having a very nice year before an injury knocked him out for three games, including that Titans-Bills contest. In Enemy Intelligence before the game in Buffalo this past October, I described him as a good but far from great player. Especially at this stage of his career, Wilson is a box safety and just a box safety. He's been
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