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Ravens bring back defensive tackle Brandon Williams with five-year deal

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It took a few hours of the league year, but the Ravens kept one of their key defensive players.

Via a tweet from his agents, the Ravens are re-signing defensive tackle Brandon Williams to a five-year deal.

While they didn’t use the franchise tag on him, they were intent on keeping the run-stopper around.

Losing big-ticket free agents Rick Wagner (Lions) and Kyle Juszczyk (49ers) helped create some flexibility, but Williams was already viewed as a building block.

It’s a nice climb for a guy who used to work moving portable toilets, who said of the job: “Sometimes you got a little poop on you.”

His paycheck definitely won’t stink now.

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10 Responses to “Ravens bring back defensive tackle Brandon Williams with five-year deal”
  1. ravensbob says: Mar 9, 2017 9:12 PM


  2. pftcancer says: Mar 9, 2017 10:07 PM


  3. uscoach says: Mar 9, 2017 10:08 PM

    Ravens priority was to sign Williams, period.

  4. baltimoresnativeson says: Mar 9, 2017 10:13 PM

    Deserves every penny.

  5. bazookajoeflacco says: Mar 9, 2017 10:13 PM

    He’s the one guy you dont mind overpaying to make sure he stays put. Great signing, many fans thought there was no way we could afford him.

  6. 52crabcakes says: Mar 9, 2017 10:31 PM

    That makes this Ravens fan happy!!

  7. ninetysixer says: Mar 10, 2017 4:13 AM


  8. guitarkevin says: Mar 10, 2017 8:48 AM

    Thank God!

  9. itsfootballbaby says: Mar 10, 2017 9:38 AM

    “Big Baby” is here to stay. Great signing and a good guy.

  10. inozwetrust says: Mar 14, 2017 4:06 PM

    The off season just got a little brighter. Now let’s nail this draft!!

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