The 6-7, 285 pound junior is also on the preseason watch list for the Lombardi Award after earning first-team All-ACC honors last season. He led the nation's top-ranked defense with 15 tackles for loss as a sophomore.
Williams Tabbed Preseason National DPOY
Wolfpack defensive end Mario Williams has been tabbed the preseason National Defensive Player of the Year by Blue Ribbon College Football and also named to that publication's preseason All-America team.
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