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Troy Williamson says he ‘wasn’t mentally ready’ to replace Randy Moss

(Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images) Troy Williamson. Former Minnesota Vikings first-round pick Troy Williamson recently looked back on his career in the NFL and his time in purple. 16 years ago, on Friday, the Minnesota Vikings spent the No. 7 overall pick in the 2005 NFL Draft on former South...
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Troy Williamson still wants to fight former Vikings head coach

CINCINNATI - SEPTEMBER 18: Wide receiver Troy Williamson #19 of the Minnesota Vikings carries the ball against the Cincinnati Bengals during the NFL game at Paul Brown Stadium on September 18, 2005 in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Bengals won 37-8. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images) There were many rumblings about unhappy...

The Biggest Vikings Draft Busts: WR Troy Williamson

The selection of Troy Williamson was set in motion when star receiver Randy Moss was traded to the Oakland Raiders following the 2004 season. The Minnesota Vikings would receive linebacker Napoleon Harris, the Raiders’ first-round pick (seventh overall), and their seventh-round pick. Minnesota was dead-set on replacing Moss’ deep-threat ability,...
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Troy Williamson vs Kieran Smith joins Mthalane-Edwards on April 30th

Queensberry’s April 30th show on ESPN+ and BT Sport, headlined by Moruti Mthalane vs. Sunny Edwards and also featuring Michael Conlan vs. Ionut Baluta, officially became a tripleheader yesterday when BT Sport revealed a British super welterweight eliminator between Troy Williamson and Kieran Smith. As the Tweet states, the winner...
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Mthalane-Edwards: Troy Williamson vs. Kieran Smith Added To Card

UNBEATEN SUPER WELTERWEIGHTS Troy Williamson and Kieran Smith will fight in a final eliminator for a shot at the British title on April 30, live on BT Sport. The 15-0-1 'Trojan' from Darlington moved into title-winning mode in December 2019 when he defeated Dario Socco via a 10th round stoppage to clinch the IBF European title and he defended his belt in August of last year with a close-run points decision over Harry Scarff.