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Bills | Mario Williams activated from NFI

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 08:22:27 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (undisclosed) was activated from the non-football injury list Friday, July 31.

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Bills | Two defensive players on NFI list

Thu, 30 Jul 2015 12:53:46 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (undisclosed) and CB Leodis McKelvin (undisclosed) were placed on the Non-Football Injury list Thursday, July 30.

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Bills | Mario Williams could see snaps at LB

Sat, 18 Jul 2015 10:53:06 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams may be asked to stand up at the line of scrimmage as a linebacker at times in 2015, according to Chris Brown of buffalobills.com. Williams is still expected to play mostly at defensive end, however.

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Bills | Mario Williams to restructure contract?

Fri, 03 Jul 2015 15:32:47 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams may be restructuring his contract in order to make more space for re-signing DT Marcell Dareus. Williams currently gives the Bills their biggest salary cap hit at $19.4 million.

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Bills | Mario Williams ready for new role

Sun, 24 May 2015 18:09:04 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams said he hopes to build on his 14.5-sack season from a year ago in head coach Rex Ryan's defensive scheme. "Things change, personnel change, obviously coaches change," Williams said. "We pretty much just take from what we learned from (Jim) Schwartz and kind of keep it going. I mean, that's the only way you can do it in this league, because it's pretty much a revolving door."

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Bills | Banking on defense

Wed, 20 May 2015 13:47:22 -0700

The Buffalo Bills are allocating the third-highest cap dollars to their defense in 2015, behind the Seattle Seahawks and Cleveland Browns. Four of the Bills five players counting most against the 2015 cap are on the defensive line: DE Mario Williams, DT Marcell Dareus, DT Kyle D. Williams and DE Jerry Hughes.

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Bills | May restructure Mario Williams deal

Mon, 30 Mar 2015 23:33:41 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams may have his deal restructured to create cap space to extend the deal of DT Marcell Dareus.

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Bills | Mario Williams excited about new defense

Fri, 23 Jan 2015 20:18:57 -0800

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams said he is excited about the possibility of moving back to an outside linebacker spot in head coach Rex Ryan's 3-4 base defense.

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Bills | Wednesday practice report

Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:39:59 -0800

Buffalo Bills TE Chris Gragg (knee), OT Chris Hairston (illness), S Da'Norris Searcy (hamstring), DE Mario Williams (illness) and WR Mike Williams (calf) did not practice Wednesday, Dec. 10. DT Stefan Charles (quadriceps) and DE Jarius Wynn (knee) were limited.

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Bills | Friday injury report for Week 8

Fri, 24 Oct 2014 10:45:02 -0700

Buffalo Bills RB Fred Jackson (groin) and LB Ty Powell (ankle) both did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 24, and have been ruled out. WR Marquise Goodwin (hamstring) did not practice and is doubtful. WR Marcus Easley (knee) and S Aaron Williams (neck) both were limited and are questionable. CB Ron Brooks (groin) was limited in practice and is probable. LB Brandon Spikes (ribs) and DE Mario Williams (thumb) both fully practiced and are probable.

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Bills | Thursday practice report

Thu, 23 Oct 2014 13:11:18 -0700

Buffalo Bills WR Marquise Goodwin (hamstring) and LB Ty Powell (ankle) did not participate in practice Thursday, Oct. 23. WR Marcus Easley (knee) and FS Aaron Williams (neck) were limited during practice, while LB Brandon Spikes (ribs) and DE Mario Williams (thumb) fully participated in practice.

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Bills | Wednesday practice report for Week 8

Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:42:35 -0700

Buffalo Bills WR Marquise Goodwin (hamstring) and LB Ty Powell (ankle) both did not participate in practice Wednesday, Oct. 22. WR Marcus Easley (knee) and S Aaron Williams (neck) were both limited in practice. LB Brandon Spikes (ribs) and DE Mario Williams (thumb) both fully practiced.

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Bills | DL starters kept fresh during practice

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 18:33:36 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams, DT Marcell Dareus and DT Kyle D. Williams were all rotated out of the lineup at times during team drills Tuesday, July 22. LB Manny Lawson rotated in for Mario Williams, DT Stefan Charles spelled Kyle Williams, and DL Corbin Bryant stepped in for Dareus.

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Bills | Mario Williams limited

Mon, 09 Jun 2014 11:28:25 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (undisclosed) was limited in team drills Monday, June 9.

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Bills | Jarius Wynn and Corbin Bryant get first-team reps

Tue, 03 Jun 2014 14:52:55 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Jarius Wynn and DL Corbin Bryant got first-team repetitions with the defensive line at organized team activities Tuesday, June 3, in the absence of DT Marcell Dareus and DE Mario Williams (undisclosed). Dareus is out for the rest of OTAs, and according to head coach Doug Marrone, Williams was getting checked out by the team's athletic trainers.

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Bills | Jarius Wynn and Corbin Bryant get first-team reps

Tue, 03 Jun 2014 14:52:55 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Jarius Wynn and DL Corbin Bryant got first-team repetitions with the defensive line at organized team activities Tuesday, June 3, in the absence of DT Marcell Dareus and DE Mario Williams (undisclosed). Dareus is out for the rest of OTAs, and according to head coach Doug Marrone, Williams was getting checked out by the team's athletic trainers.

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Bills | Two sit out team drills

Fri, 30 May 2014 16:39:19 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (hip) and LB Kiko Alonso (hip) did not participate in team drills during organized team activities Friday, May 30.

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Bills | Mario Williams does team drills

Thu, 29 May 2014 11:24:22 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (hip) participated in team drills in a limited capacity Thursday, May 29.

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Bills | Two defensive players rehabbing

Wed, 28 May 2014 09:45:12 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (hip) and LB Kiko Alonso (hip) each underwent hip surgery this offseason.

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Bills | Mario Williams likely will not have to restructure deal

Sun, 23 Feb 2014 17:32:07 -0800

Buffalo Bills general manager Doug Whaley said the team likely will not need to ask DE Mario Williams to restructure his contract, even though he is scheduled to count $18.8 million against the salary cap in 2014.

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Bills | May ask Mario Williams to restructure deal

Sun, 19 Jan 2014 19:05:30 -0800

The Buffalo Bills may ask DE Mario Williams to restructure his contract this season because he is scheduled to count $18.4 million against the salary cap in 2014. Williams is scheduled to receive $10.6 million roster bonus next season.

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Bills | Three headed to Pro Bowl

Fri, 27 Dec 2013 20:14:59 -0800

Buffalo Bills FS Jairus Byrd, DT Kyle D. Williams and DE Mario Williams were selected by fans, coaches and players for the Pro Bowl roster announced Friday, Dec. 27.

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Bills | Three with double-digits in sacks

Sun, 22 Dec 2013 16:50:47 -0800

Buffalo Bills DT Jerry Hughes (10), DT Kyle D. Williams (10 1/2) and DE Mario Williams (13) each have at least 10 sacks. It is just the second time since 1995 that the Bills have had three or more players with at least 10 sacks in a single season, and the Bills are the first NFL team since the 2000 New Orleans Saints to accomplish the feat.

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Jets | Austin Howard has success against Mario Williams

Sat, 16 Nov 2013 06:31:49 -0800

New York Jets OT Austin Howard has had success against DE Mario Williams in the past, and is getting praise from the coaching staff. "He's done a phenomenal job against arguably one of the best players in the league at his position in Williams," Rex Ryan said of Howard. "He did it last year, too. Everybody thought (Williams) was getting doubled. No, he was getting doubled by (Howard's) left arm and right arm. He's just a big, athletic guy and he matches well against almost anybody. He's another young player that's ascending."

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Bills | Mario Williams fined $7,875

Sat, 02 Nov 2013 09:08:39 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams has been fined $7,875 for a facemask penalty he received in the team's Week 8 game.

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Bills | Friday practice report for Week 9

Fri, 01 Nov 2013 11:15:16 -0700

Buffalo Bills WR Marquise Goodwin (elbow), LB Manny Lawson (hamstring), OL Kraig Urbik (knee), DL Mario Williams (hip) and DL Kyle D. Williams (Achilles') all fully practiced and are probable for Week 9. WR Chris Hogan (back) did not practice and is questionable. EJ Manuel (knee) was limited in practice and already has been ruled out.

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Bills | Five players probable for Week 7

Fri, 18 Oct 2013 14:48:23 -0700

Buffalo Bills QB Thaddeus Lewis (foot), DE Mario Williams (hip), DT Kyle D. Williams (Achilles', illness), LB Manny Lawson (hip) and CB Ron Brooks (foot) are listed as probable for Week 7. Williams did not participate in practice Friday, Oct. 18, while the other players fully participated in practice.

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Bills | Three limited

Thu, 17 Oct 2013 14:19:15 -0700

Buffalo Bills CB Ron Brooks (foot), LB Manny Lawson (hamstring) and DE Mario Williams (hip) were limited in practice Thursday, Oct. 17.

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Bills | Mario Williams limited

Wed, 16 Oct 2013 13:34:27 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (hip) was limited during practice Wednesday, Oct. 16.

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Bills | Four probable

Wed, 02 Oct 2013 15:21:21 -0700

Buffalo Bills OL Kraig Urbik (knee) fully participated in practice Wednesday, Oct. 2, and is probable. S Aaron Williams (back), DL Mario Williams (ankle) and DL Kyle Williams (Achilles') all were limited in practice and are probable.

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Bills | Five probable

Fri, 27 Sep 2013 12:19:19 -0700

Buffalo Bills DT Marcell Dareus (ankle), OG Doug Legursky (knee), OG Kraig Urbik (knee), DT Kyle D. Williams (Achilles') and DE Mario Williams (ankle) are probable for Week 4. Legursky practiced in full Friday, Sept. 27, while the others were limited.

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Bills | Six limited in practice

Thu, 26 Sep 2013 11:21:24 -0700

Buffalo Bills OG Kraig Urbik (knee), CB Leodis McKelvin (hamstring), DE Mario Williams (ankle), DT Kyle D. Williams (Achilles'), S Jairus Byrd (foot) and DT Marcell Dareus (ankle) all were limited in practice Thursday, Sept. 26.

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Bills | Eight miss practice

Wed, 25 Sep 2013 12:23:40 -0700

Buffalo Bills CB Stephon Gilmore (wrist), PK Dustin Hopkins (groin), WR Marquise Goodwin (hand), CB Ron Brooks (foot), OL Kraig Urbik (knee), CB Leodis McKelvin (hamstring), DL Mario Williams (ankle) and DL Kyle D. Williams (Achilles') all did not participate in practice Wednesday, Sept. 25.

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Bills | Mario Williams expects to play Week 4

Mon, 23 Sep 2013 12:44:28 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (ankle) expects to play Week 4 unless his sprained ankle does not get better later this week.

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Bills | Mario Williams to be fine

Mon, 23 Sep 2013 11:58:52 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (ankle) "will be fine" after suffering an ankle injury in Week 3.

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Bills | Mario Williams injured

Mon, 23 Sep 2013 07:06:15 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (leg) limped off the field in Week 3 with an undisclosed injury. He had an X-ray taken.

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Bills | Mario Williams sets franchise record

Sun, 15 Sep 2013 19:08:05 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams set a franchise record with 4 1/2 sacks in the Week 2 game against the Carolina Panthers.

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Bills | Mario Williams injury update

Sun, 08 Sep 2013 06:09:25 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (foot) missed part of training camp with plantar fasciitis. Williams is expected to play in the team's Week 1 game.

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Bills | Two defensive linemen to play

Sun, 11 Aug 2013 09:25:47 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (foot) and DT Kyle D. Williams (Achilles') will play in the team's preseason game Sunday, Aug. 11.

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Bills | Mario Williams sees limited duty

Sun, 04 Aug 2013 22:50:19 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (foot) had limited playing time Sunday, Aug. 4, in getting his first action in team drills since complaining of soreness in his left foot last weekend.

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Bills | Mario Williams nearing a return

Fri, 02 Aug 2013 10:19:14 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (foot) is nearing a return to practice in training camp after missing some time with a sore foot. "It's getting closer," head coach Doug Marrone said. "He did a little bit more today, he's going out there, going through the walkthrough, so now we're just waiting for the doctor to release him and then he'll be going out there."

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Bills | No concern with Mario Williams

Wed, 31 Jul 2013 17:18:15 -0700

Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone said Wednesday, July 31, that he isn't too concerned with DE Mario Williams (knee) missing time right now during training camp, as far as falling behind because of what he has done in the past.

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Bills | Mario Williams not talking about injury

Wed, 31 Jul 2013 13:27:08 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (foot) would not discuss anything about how he suffered his foot injury or when he suffered the injury. Head coach Doug Marrone said Williams is dealing with a left foot injury and is considered day-to-day.

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Bills | Mario Williams works on side

Wed, 31 Jul 2013 10:10:40 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (foot) worked on the side with the strength and conditioning coach Wednesday, July 31.

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Bills | Mario Williams to rest

Wed, 31 Jul 2013 07:49:25 -0700

Updating previous reports, Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (foot) has no timetable for his return. He was advised rest and treatment for his foot ailment.

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Bills | Mario Williams leaves again

Wed, 31 Jul 2013 05:34:59 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (foot) was in full pads, but left the field with a strength coach Wednesday, July 31.

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Bills | Mario Williams returns

Wed, 31 Jul 2013 05:16:55 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (foot) returned to practice Wednesday, July 31.

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Bills | Mario Williams getting second opinion on foot

Tue, 30 Jul 2013 14:24:55 -0700

Updating a previous report, Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (foot) is getting a second opinion on his foot. It is not expected to be serious, but doctors have advised him to rest it.

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Bills | Mario Williams misses practice again

Tue, 30 Jul 2013 05:34:53 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (foot) is out of practice again Tuesday, July 30.

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Bills | Mario Williams misses practice

Mon, 29 Jul 2013 15:14:10 -0700

Buffalo Bills DE Mario Williams (foot) did not participate in practice Monday, July 29, because of a sore foot. Head coach Doug Marrone said Williams is having his foot examined away from the team's training camp site. Marrone does not know when Williams will return to training camp.

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