Bills sign six undrafted free agents

July 8, 2010 Updated Jul 8, 2010 at 3:27 PM EDT

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Bills sign six undrafted free agents

July 8, 2010 Updated Jul 8, 2010 at 3:27 PM EDT

ORCHARD PARK, NY – The Buffalo Bills today announced that the team has signed six 2010 undrafted college free agents: WR Naaman Roosevelt, RB Joique Bell, DE Will Croner, DB John Destin, G Jorge Guerra and DB Stephan Virgil. In accordance with team policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed.

Roosevelt started 41-of-49 games at Buffalo where he holds school records in receptions (268), receiving yards (3,551), touchdown catches (28) and all-purpose yards (5,341). In 2008, Roosevelt set the school’s single-season receiving records with 104 catches for 1,402 yards and 13 touchdowns. The 6-0, 189-pound Buffalo native earned All-Mid-American Conference first-team honors in 2008 and 2009.

Bell, a Wayne State product, was the recipient of the Harlon Hill Award in 2009 as the best player in Division II football following a 2,084-rushing yard campaign with 29 touchdowns. Bell rushed for 6,728 yards with 88 touchdowns along with 79 catches for 918 yards and eight touchdowns. His 8,055 all-purpose yards and 576 points place him ninth and fifth in NCAA history in any division. The 5-11, 220-pound running back was a four-time first-team All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference selection.

Croner, a Howard product, posted 64 tackles with 11.5 stops for a loss and 3.5 sacks in 2009 earning him All-Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference honors. The 6-2, 279-pound defensive end transferred to Howard from Lackawanna Junior College in 2008.

Destin, a three-year letterman at Tulsa, led the defense with four interceptions in 2009. The 5-11, 191-pound defensive back was a member of the Golden Hurricanes team that captured back-to-back GMAC Bowl wins in 2008 and 2009.

Guerra, a four-year starter at Texas A&M-Kingsville, earned Lone Star Conference South Division second-team honors in 2009. The 6-3, 300-pound offensive lineman helped the Javelinas advance to the Lone Star Conference Championship game and an appearance in the NCAA Division II playoffs in 2009.

Virgil started 24-of-49 games at Virginia Tech. In 2008, 5-11, 189-pound defensive back tied for the team-lead with six interceptions.

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