Buffalo Bills hope Mario Williams can have a debut like Bryce Paup | Democrat and Chronicle
"Paup was a 27-year-old (same age as Williams) Green Bay Packers free agent when the Bills signed him to a 3-year, $7.6 million contract. He led the NFL with 17.5 sacks and was selected NFL Defensive Player of the Year. He made the Pro Bowl all three seasons with Buffalo (1995-96-97). He was bothered by a groin injury and had 6 sacks in 1996 and 9.5 sacks in 1997."
After Spending Big, Bills Look To Taxpayers for Stadium Upgrades | wgrz.com
Most politicians agree that losing the Bills would be much worse than shelling out $100 million for stadium improvements.
CITY BEAT: Mario Williams is right. Why not us? - Niagara Gazette
"This area - Buffalo and Niagara Falls combined - does not offer the same appeal of a Miami or a Las Vegas or a San Diego. But then, that’s part of the beauty of it."
Williams With Something to Prove To Texans | wgrz.com
"Two On Your Side's Ben Hayes discussed the signing with Randy McIlvoy, the sports director at KPRC-TV, the NBC affiliate in Houston."
Stop caring what others think of us - The Buffalo News
"I am tired of tying our communal self-image to the impressions of outsiders— particularly pro athletes. Their decisions on where or where not to live are based on who they are, not on what Buffalo is. If someone the Bills or Sabres pursue is addicted to bright lights and big cities, there is no way (aside, oddly, from Terrell Owens) they are coming to a solid but sleepy burg like Buffalo. And that has everything to do with them, and nothing to do with us."
‘Ralph’ security guard loses appellate ruling on lawsuit - The Buffalo News
"A Ralph Wilson Stadium security guard, injured when a Buffalo Bills player crashed into him after scoring a touchdown, was thrown for a loss in court Friday."
Buffalo Bills podcast: Mario Williams signs with Buffalo | Buffalo Wins
"We got Jay Skurski from The Buffalo News to discuss the Williams signing. Questions included:"
Q&A about Mario Williams | Buffalo Wins
"It's not a Mario Party without talking to someone who use to party with #90. It's a Q&A with Matthew Campbell from Battled Red Blog (SB Nation Texans affiliate). We talk Mario Williams."
Talkamania V: Mariomania becomes stupidmania | Buffalo Wins
"This podcast starts off as your typical why it is great that Mario Williams signed and it lasted 15 minutes, but then takes a dramatic turn into berating how the media and fans behaved during Mariomania. We also talk about mainstream media vs. bloggers. FYI: There is a ton of swearing."