1. Welcome! Please take a few seconds to create your free account to post threads, make some friends, remove a few ads while surfing and much more. ClutchFans has been bringing fans together to talk Houston Sports since 1996. Join us!

Mario Williams Set to be Cut

Discussion in 'Football: NFL, College, High School' started by lnchan, Dec 31, 2015.

  1. lnchan

    lnchan LeonardTX26
    Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Apr 14, 2010
    Messages:
    3,556
    Likes Received:
    4,082
    I do wonder what would have happened in Watt's rookie year if Mario was there the full season...
     
  2. lnchan

    lnchan LeonardTX26
    Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Apr 14, 2010
    Messages:
    3,556
    Likes Received:
    4,082
  3. Brando2101

    Brando2101 Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Apr 20, 2005
    Messages:
    5,856
    Likes Received:
    497
    Pretty much expected in these monster deals. It's all about the signing bonus.
     
  4. J.R.

    J.R. Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2008
    Messages:
    77,705
    Likes Received:
    73,669
    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">I'm told by a source Bills DE Mario Williams has been informed he's been released.</p>&mdash; Josina Anderson (@JosinaAnderson) <a href="https://twitter.com/JosinaAnderson/status/704722705426337792">March 1, 2016</a></blockquote>
    <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
     
  5. conquistador#11

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2006
    Messages:
    26,883
    Likes Received:
    5,293
    I'd be glad to have him back. cut hoyer and give him hoyer's money plus 2 million more
     
  6. joeson332

    joeson332 Member

    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2014
    Messages:
    6,635
    Likes Received:
    2,595
    lol



    no.
     
  7. Fantasma Negro

    Joined:
    Jun 23, 2011
    Messages:
    8,068
    Likes Received:
    5,449
    We should get either Mario or Chris Long
     
  8. PhiSlammaJamma

    Joined:
    Aug 29, 1999
    Messages:
    24,165
    Likes Received:
    3,313
    Titans should sign, and then draft offensive line. Two birds killed with a single stone.
     
  9. Bobbythegreat

    Bobbythegreat Member

    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2013
    Messages:
    50,810
    Likes Received:
    11,096
    Mary O-Williams had to know that he'd be cut due to his ridiculous contract. Given that he doesn't really care much about football, you can bet he'll go to the highest bidder yet again. It's just a paycheck for him and it's always been that way.
     
  10. JayZ750

    JayZ750 Contributing Member

    Joined:
    May 16, 2000
    Messages:
    22,097
    Likes Received:
    6,763

    Lol... so he's like 99% of the people in the world!
     
  11. conquistador#11

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2006
    Messages:
    26,883
    Likes Received:
    5,293
    I think he can play at near probowl level for the next 2 seasons, if he is motivated. at a lower price that's a heck of steal for a heck of a player.
    probably ends up in carolina, seattle or the whitehorse in the race, denver because of Wade.
     
  12. Ericstocracy

    Ericstocracy Member

    Joined:
    Dec 24, 2012
    Messages:
    934
    Likes Received:
    114
    Mario does not fit the 34 scheme at all. Especially RAC's 34 defense. He's a 43 DE and that's it. Needs to go to a team where he'll fit in much better.

    There's no way in hell he'd agree to play DE in a 34 anyway, especially opposite Watt. It would relegate him to being a run stopper, and making sure RBs don't reverse away from Watt. And he's no OLB, especially in this defenses' needs for the OLB to be versatile.
     
  13. J.R.

    J.R. Contributing Member

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2008
    Messages:
    77,705
    Likes Received:
    73,669
    Mario looking for that paycheck and found the perfect suitor in Miami! :eek:

    Mario is visiting the Dolphins

    After Further Review: Here's the proof that Mario Williams quit on the Bills

    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">If Miami sign Mario W I hope he has a good excuse for why he took so many plays off in '15. And don't say system. That doesn't make you lazy</p>&mdash; Simon Clancy (@SiClancy) <a href="https://twitter.com/SiClancy/status/706149528790048769">March 5, 2016</a></blockquote>
    <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
     
  14. Ziggy

    Ziggy Tastemaker
    Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Jun 11, 1999
    Messages:
    31,282
    Likes Received:
    5,506
    Who is Simon Clancy? Not fitting into a system can definitely make you take plays off, that goes for any sport. Even flag football and pickup basketball.
     
  15. kaleidosky

    kaleidosky Your Tweety Bird dance just cost us a run

    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2002
    Messages:
    15,057
    Likes Received:
    1,319
    Not sure I agree. You might not fit into a system, and that might affect performance. But system fit shouldn't "make you take plays off". You can still work your tail off even if it's a bad fit and try to make the best of the situation
     
  16. Bobbythegreat

    Bobbythegreat Member

    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2013
    Messages:
    50,810
    Likes Received:
    11,096
    Pretty much, yeah.....but when you are paid like the top 1%, expectations are higher than that of the 99%.
     
  17. zeeshan2

    zeeshan2 Member

    Joined:
    Feb 20, 2013
    Messages:
    33,049
    Likes Received:
    21,354
    <blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">DE Mario Williams told teams he would sign right away if received an offer of $10M per season. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Giants?src=hash">#Giants</a>, <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Dolphins?src=hash">#Dolphins</a> and <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Jaguars?src=hash">#Jaguars</a> interested</p>&mdash; Jason Cole (@JasonColeBR) <a href="https://twitter.com/JasonColeBR/status/706892419070038016">March 7, 2016</a></blockquote>
    <script async src="//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
     
Loading...

Share This Page

  • About ClutchFans

    Since 1996, ClutchFans has been loud and proud covering the Houston Rockets, helping set an industry standard for team fan sites. The forums have been a home for Houston sports fans as well as basketball fanatics around the globe.

  • Support ClutchFans!

    If you find that ClutchFans is a valuable resource for you, please consider becoming a Supporting Member. Supporting Members can upload photos and attachments directly to their posts, customize their user title and more. Gold Supporters see zero ads!


    Upgrade Now