Reports: Bills and QB Ryan Fitzpatrick Close On New Deal

October 20, 2011 Updated Oct 21, 2011 at 9:17 AM EDT

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Reports: Bills and QB Ryan Fitzpatrick Close On New Deal

October 20, 2011 Updated Oct 21, 2011 at 9:17 AM EDT

(WKBW.com) The Bills and QB Ryan Fitzpatrick are closing in on a new multi-year contract according to multiple reports on Thursday night.



NFL.com and ESPN are both reporting that the two sides continue to negotiate a new contract that will pay Fitzpatrick between $9 and $12 million dollars a season. ESPN reports that the deal could be done by as early as next week.



Fitzpatrick is in the final year of his current contract. He's led the Bills to a 4-and-2 start with 1,477 yards 12 touchdowns and six interceptions.

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