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Wednesday, February 17, 2010
Report: Pat Williams to play in 2010

By Kevin Seifert

If there was any concern about Minnesota nose tackle Pat Williams retiring, Brian Murphy of the St. Paul Pioneer Press found the answer: Williams plans to return for the 2010 season.

That was the word Wednesday from Williams’ agent, Angelo Wright. Williams said last month that he was “50-50” about returning, but he appears to have made his decision.

Regardless, the Vikings will have to start considering a succession plan for the position. Williams, 38, has one year remaining on his contract.