- Graham adds that he would be “less surprised if he misses games than he signs before camp ends.“
The Bills were unable to reach an agreement with Byrd on a long-term contract before the deadline. In fact, the two sides were never close to a deal that would keep Byrd in Buffalo beyond the 2013 season.
Skipping training camp really is not much of surprise, but he does have an incentive to join the team for the start of the season and collect his game checks that will add up to $6.9 million.
We have Byrd listed as the No. 5 player in our Top 50 – 2014 Free Agents list.