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Former Kentucky Wildcat linebacker Avery Williamson has signed with the New York Jets. Williamson ended the 2017 season with 92 tackles, 3 sacks, and 2 forced fumbles. The Jets came into free agency with the second most amount of cap space behind the Cleveland Browns. This means Williamson will probably be seeing a big payday as he has been a consistent top NFL linebacker in his time with Tennessee. While we will miss the Williamson and Woodyard combo, I’m sure we’re all glad to see a former Cat get the big bucks! Avery seems pretty happy with his decision as seen below:
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