Report: Bills working on an extension for Jairus Byrd

According to James Walker of ESPN.com, the Buffalo Bills have begun preliminary contract discussions with the agent of safety Jairus Byrd, in order to work on a contract extension.

According to a league source, Buffalo has begun preliminary contract negotiations with pending free-agent safety Jairus Byrd. No deal is imminent. But Buffalo’s proactive approach is an early sign the Bills want to work out an extension before Byrd becomes a free agent in March.