Home | Articles | News | NY Jets DT Quinnen Williams announces he’s a dad-to-be

NY Jets DT Quinnen Williams announces he’s a dad-to-be

Quinnen Williams, New York Jets
Quinnen Williams, New York Jets, Getty Images

It’s all coming together for Big Q

Life is good for New York Jets defensive tackle Quinnen Williams.

He’s coming off the year of his life and just made his first Pro Bowl and first-team All-Pro. He’s about to get paid handsomely and will likely receive the richest DT contract for anyone not named Aaron Donald.

But Quinnen has something else to look forward to in his personal life: becoming a dad.

Still just 25 years old, Quinnen is in the prime of his football career. He did his job and will now be able to take care of his wife and child financially for the long haul.

Hopefully, his daughter will get to see something that Jets fans have yearned for since 1968: the crowning of a Jets Super Bowl championship. Quinnen must continue to be the linchpin in the middle of the defense for that to happen.

Getting Quinnen’s contract extension done should be one of Joe Douglas’s priorities this offseason. It’s as much of a no-brainer as there is for the roster.

Quinnen may be the only positive long-term contribution that former GM Mike Maccagnan left for the Jets’ roster. Although he left many negative gifts that have kept on giving (Le’Veon Bell, Trumaine Johnson, and C.J. Mosley’s albatross contract, for example), Williams is the one that has finally born fruit.

Douglas had many messes to clean up, but this is exactly what an NFL GM dreams of when they pick a player No. 3 overall.

Congratulations, Quinnen, on the baby. Let’s hope this is the harbinger of many more good times for you with the Jets franchise.

Want More Jet X?

Subscribe to become a Jet X Member to unlock every piece of Jets X-Factor content (film breakdowns, analytics, Sabo with the Jets, etc.), get audio versions of each article, receive the ability to comment within our community, and experience an ad-free platform experience.

Download the free Jet X Mobile App to get customizable notifications directly to your iOS (App Store) or Android (Google Play) device.

Sign up for Jet X Daily, our daily newsletter that's delivered to your inbox every morning at 8:00 a.m. ET.

Add Jets X-Factor to your Google News feed and/or find us on Apple News to stay updated with the New York Jets.

Follow us on X (Formerly Twitter) @jetsxfactor for all the latest New York Jets news, Facebook for even more, Instagram for some of the top NY Jets images, and YouTube for original Jets X-Factor videos.

Related Articles

About the Author

More From Author

Comments

0 0 votes
Article Rating
Subscribe
Notify of
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
0
REPLY TO THIS ARTICLE HERE:x
()
x