Dennis Pitta

Rare knee surgery has Ravens tight end Maxx Williams appreciative of comeback bid

Rare knee surgery has Ravens tight end Maxx Williams appreciative of comeback bid

Playing football is a welcomed respite for many players, but returning to the field has taken on a different perspective for Ravens tight end Maxx Williams after sitting out the final 12 games of last season because of a serious knee injury.

“It just gave me a whole new mindset on almost life,” he said after Friday’s practice at the team’s training facility in Owings Mills. “It showed how fast something can get taken from you and the things you have to do to play again. It gave me a new appreciation for the game that I didn’t know that I had. I still love the game just as much, and I’m just trying to make the most of it now.”

Williams’ return becomes more...

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