According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Buffalo Bills have placed the franchise tag on safety Jairus Byrd.
Bills are placing franchise tag on S Jairus Byrd.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) March 1, 2013
I would think the Bills will end up signing Byrd to a long-term deal, He’s a very important part of their defense.
The 26 year-old Byrd recorded 76 tackles, 4 forced fumbles and 5 interceptions in 2012.