Paul Williams in Motorcycle Accident, Currently Paralyzed

By Osman Rodriguez

According to several news outlets in Atlanta, Paul "The Punisher" Williams (41-2, 27KOs) crashed his motorcycle on Sunday morning near Atlanta, and Williams is likely paralyzed from the waist down. Manager George Peterson told Augusta News 12 that he's in the hospital with a surgery scheduled for Wednesday. That surgery, says Peterson, will be to stabilize the healthy upper half of his spine by putting a protective wall around it.

Williams was scheduled to fight Saul Alvarez for the WBC junior middleweight title, as part of a pay-per-view headliner on September 15th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.


User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Seleção No. 13 on 05-29-2012

Really sad to hear.

Comment by Ring Leader on 05-29-2012

I'm really hoping this turns into a feel good story in the end. This is Paul "The Punisher" Williams were talking about guys, if he fights this anywhere near as hard as he fights in the ring he sure as…

Comment by The Ban Stick on 05-29-2012

[QUOTE=Mr. President;12180730]Terrible news. Hopefully he makes a full recovery. Editted my post because people are twisting my words and trying to turn this into a Floyd discussion. Show some respect for PWill and save your Floyd comments for another thread.…

Comment by johncs08 on 05-29-2012

prayers to paul williams. -i survived a motorcycle accident,now i got these IM rod in my right leg.

Comment by Pretty Boy Greg on 05-29-2012

Love ya buddy, hang in there. although i hate seeing your career come to an abrupt end, i hope to god you pull through and make a speedy recovery. you were the #1 reason why I become a fan of…

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