PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) - Buffalo Bills star pass-rusher Mario Williams has long ago put last year's accomplishments behind.
Williams says he's never been big on numbers, including the ones he produced in earning his third Pro Bowl selection last season.
What matters are wins. As big of a role as he played in helping Buffalo set a franchise record with 57 sacks, Williams' contributions couldn't prevent the team's 6-10 record.
That's the same record Buffalo had in Williams' first season, after he raised expectations by signing six-year, $100 million contract.
That has led Williams to reach a sobering conclusion. As he first insisted upon arriving in Buffalo, even a player nicknamed ''Super Mario'' can't carry a team on his own.
Williams arrived at training camp more optimistic this year.
---
AP NFL website: www.pro32.ap.org and www.twitter.com/AP-NFL

Recent NFL Discussions

Advertisement

Top NFL Public Bets

NFL Top Stories

Thumbnail Cowboys vs. Giants Pick Is the total in this Sunday Night Football's matchup between the Cowboys and Giants set too high for the 8:30PM ET kickoff?
Thumbnail Falcons vs. Rams Pick Will the under cash on Sunday when the Rams host the banged-up Falcons at 4:25PM ET?
Thumbnail Saints vs. Bucs Pick Will the Saints and Bucs rack up enough points to push the combined score over the betting today on Sunday at 4:25PM ET?
Thumbnail Seahawks vs. Packers Pick Will the Seattle Seahawksbe able to hold the surging Green Bay Packers’offense in check when the two NFC powers meet up this Sunday at 4:25PM ET?
Thumbnail Redskins vs. Eagles Pick Can the Washington Redskinsfind themselves in another high-scoring battle when they face the Philadelphia Eagles...

NFL Team Pages