Report: Tampa Bay WR Mike Williams out with torn hamstring

Saturday October 26th, 2013

Tampa Bay may have lost WR Mike Williams for the season to a torn hamstring Bucaneers WR Mike Williams has a torn hamstring and will likely miss several games. (Mike DeHoog/Getty Images)

Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Williams has a torn hamstring and may be shut down for the rest of the season, according to Dan Hanzus of

Previous reports indicated that the Bucs were concerned about Williams' health and how it would affect his availability going forward in the season. Williams says that the original injury occurred against the Cardinals in Week 4 of the season, but he played in two more games before the tear was discovered.

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