Buffalo Bills Statement on Jairus Byrd

July 15, 2013 Updated Jul 15, 2013 at 4:28 PM EDT

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Buffalo Bills Statement on Jairus Byrd

July 15, 2013 Updated Jul 15, 2013 at 4:28 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, NY (WKBW-TV) - Buffalo Bills General Manager Doug Whaley released a statement regarding FS Jairus Byrd.

“We worked very hard to come to a long-term agreement with Jairus, but unfortunately, were unable to reach one before today’s deadline. Our attention will now be focused on a one-year agreement with him and on Training Camp with our continued efforts to prepare our team for the upcoming season.”

The deadline for the Bills to sign Byrd to a long-term deal was 4pm Monday evening.