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How does Kevin Williams' free agent deal with the Saints look?

Kevin Williams has spent 11 of his 12 NFL seasons with the Minnesota Vikings, while spending the 2014 year with the Seattle Seahawks. Now, he's made the move to the New Orleans Saints. It's an interesting move that has caught plenty of attention, but one thing that hasn't been looked too far into is how Williams' contract with the Saints look.According to Mike Triplett of ESPN, the...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Williams says Saints were the best fit for him, family

METAIRIE, La. (AP) After 12 years in the NFL, six-time Pro Bowl defensive tackle Kevin Williams is willing to concede he may have lost a step. Apparently, he hasn't lost his sense of humor. Asked why a month - not to mention 10 offseason training sessions - passed between the time he met with coaches in New Orleans and the day he signed with the Saints, Williams grinned and responded...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

Six time Pro Bowler Kevin Williams signs with the Saints

The Saints have added six time Pro Bowler Kevin Williams to their defensive line. The twelve year veteran will add depth and leadership to a defense that ranked 31st in yards given up last season. Williams played eleven seasons in Minnesota before signing with the Seahawks last year. He signed with the Seahwaks as a reserve, but was forced into their starting lineup after Brandon...
Via EndZoneScore
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: New Orleans Saints add former Vikings star to their defensive line

Defensive tackle Kevin Williams made a trip to the Super Bowl last season with the Seattle Seahawks, but for a long time before that he was a star on the Minnesota Vikings’ defensive line. Now he’s bringing his talents to the Superdome. According to an announcement by the New Orleans Saints’ official twitter account, they have signed Williams to a one-year deal: #Saints sign...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Two free agent defensive linemen the Seahawks should consider

Today defensive tackle Kevin Williams signed with the New Orleans Saints, continuing the turnover on the Seattle Seahawks defensive line. Far more serious news came a couple weeks ago when Jesse Williams was diagnosed with kidney cancer. The good news there is Williams had successful surgery and has been cleared for light workouts, but he’s certainly going to miss a significant...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

What of a Seahawks return for Williams And Jackson?

Amongst the group of free agents the Seahawks had going into the off-season two of the more likely 'wait and see' players were Tavaris Jackson- the backup to Russell Wilson the past two years and one-time Seahawks starter- and Kevin Williams. Both are in the twilight of their careers but both bring good veteran presence and seemingly are popular figures in the locker room, but no...
Via Pro Football Spot
May 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Free Agent DT Kevin Williams Has Been In Contact With Vikings About A Possible Return

  Free agent DT Kevin Williams tells Sirius XM NFL Radio that he has recently spoken to the Vikings about a potential return. Williams confirmed that he has visited with the Seahawks, Giants and Patriots this offseason. It appears as though these teams offering close to the veteran’s minimum for his services, which would pay Williams $955,000 based on the fact that he has...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Free Agent DT Kevin Williams Hoping To Be On A Roster By August

  Free agent DT Kevin Williams tells Tom Pelissero of USA Today that he is hoping to be on a roster by August. “I’m still weighing my options, man,” said Williams. “Hopefully, I’ll be on somebody’s team in August and go from there.” Williams has worked out for the Seahawks and Giants since free agency got underway back in March, but it appears as though these teams...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
June 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Best NFL free agents still available

Most of the big-name NFL free agents have already been snatched off the open market, but there are still a handful of notable players with a plenty of potential and big-play ability remaining in free agency. Photo Credit: Without further adieu, here are the 10 best players still available. 1. Kerry Rhodes, SS, Arizona Cardinals Rhodes, 31, hasn’t generated any interest...
Via Gridiron Grit
May 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Ranking the best NFL free agents still available

All too often, front offices around the NFL try so hard to scoop up what they think are the missing pieces to their Super Bowl puzzle on the open market that they wind up bending over backwards for overpriced big-name free agents that fail to live up to expectations. Unfortunately for these teams and their fans, dishing out loads of money in free agency rarely leads to championships...
Via Gridiron Grit
May 02, 2014  |  Discuss

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