Bucs ink WR Williams to 6-year contract


Story Comments Share

Updated: 7/24/2013 9:49 am Published: 7/24/2013 8:05 am


Tampa, FL (Sports Network) - The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed wide receiver Mike Williams to a six-year, $40.25 million contract.

"We are pleased to have Mike signed to a long-term contract that ensures he will continue to be part of the exciting young core of players we are building around," Buccaneers general manager Mark Dominik said in a statement Wednesday. "Mike has earned this contract through his hard work and production the past three seasons and we are looking forward to seeing him continue that career development as a Buccaneer."

The 26-year-old Williams was selected by the Buccaneers in the fourth round of the 2010 NFL Draft out of Syracuse. He has yet to miss a game in his first three years in the league, registering 193 catches for 2,731 yards and 23 touchdowns over 48 contests.

Last season, Williams posted 63 receptions for a career-high 996 yards and a team-best nine receiving touchdowns.


Story Comments Share

FOX23 Sports
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.