In what would be a crazy day for most franchises, probably amounts for about a regular Wednesday for the Washington Redskins, as their franchise left tackle Trent Williams skipped mandatory minicamp and was the subject of multiple reports Wednesday.
First he was supposed to be vying for a new contract….
Reports were surging in that Williams absence may be related to his contract which has looked smaller and smaller as the cap increases. Leading to rumors of his unhappiness.
But as it turns out… there may be more to this story…
Trent Williams supposedly is staying away from mandatory minicamp due to his contract; however, there could be more to it than that https://t.co/FNGeV34uj9— ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) June 5, 2019
Trent Williams issues with Skins are not financial at all according to numerous sources with knowledge of the situation. He's told teammates he has demanded a trade or his release from the club due to their handling of his recent medical situation. Has vowed not to play for them— Jason La Canfora (@JasonLaCanfora) June 5, 2019
What his teammates had to say
Williams’ teammates were asked about this at camp