Advertisements
Latest News

Williams re-signs with Baltimore 

Follow The Capital Sports Report on WordPress.com

Follow us: @CapSportsReport on Twitter | The Capital Sports Report on Facebook

By Anthony Caruso III | Publisher
On March 9, 2017 at 9:14 pm EST

The Baltimore Ravens have been adding free agents from other teams earlier in the day. On Thursday night, they locked up one of their own.

The team has re-signed nose tackle Brandon Williams to a five-year deal. His contract is worth $54 million.

img_9334-1

Brandon Williams tackles Jay Ajayi (Getty Images)

He will receive $27.5 million guaranteed. Williams will be the highest-paid nose tackle in the National Football League.

The 28-year-old has spent the last four seasons with the team. In 55 games with the team, he had started 46 of them.

In his career, he has a 101 tackles, 4.5 sacks, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries. He also had three pass deflections.

The Ravens allowed 3.7 yards per play in 2016. With the team keeping Williams and adding Tony Jefferson, that number should drop.

Since Williams became a starter during the 2014 season, the Ravens have given up the third-fewest rushing yards at 93.8 yards per game. Teams have had to double team him as he tries to stuff the run.

He joins Terrell Suggs, Jimmy Smith, Haloti Ngata, Ray Lewis and Ed Reed to receive big-money second contracts from the team.

Any Corrections?. You can contact Anthony at publisher@thecapitalsportsreport.com.

Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 585 other followers

Follow Anthony: @alcaruso3 on Twitter | Anthony Caruso III on Facebook
Follow us: @CapSportsReport on Twitter | The Capital Sports Report on Facebook

Advertisements

Any Corrections?. You can contact Anthony Caruso III, Publisher at publisher@thecapitalsportsreport.com.

 

Follow us: @CapSportsReport on Twitter | The Capital Sports Report on Facebook

 

©2007-2018 The Capital Sports Report. Please honor copyright! Piracy hurts writers, devalues their works, and puts you and your employer at risk of lawsuits. All original materials contained on this website are protected by the United States copyright law and may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, displayed, published or broadcasted without the prior written permission.

About Anthony Caruso III (8432 Articles)
Anthony Caruso III is the Publisher of The Capital Sports Report.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.