Originally written on AFC East Daily  |  Last updated 3/9/13
Two down, one to go.Buffalo Bills general manager Buddy Nix said during the NFL Combine just two weeks ago that he had three key free agents to solidify before March 12. He got one step closer Saturday, as the team reportedly re-signed cornerback and return man Leodis McKelvin to a multi-year contract. According to Mark Gaughan of the Buffalo News, McKelvin agreed to a four-year contract worth a little more than $20 million. More than a third of that, $7.5 million, is reportedly guaranteed money.Nix pegged McKelvin as one of the team’s starting cornerbacks during the Combine, saying that he saw him winning that spot over teammate Aaron Williams. McKelvin temporarily took over for Williams when he went down with an injury in Week 8, and he tallied 21 total tackles and an interception in all of last season.While Nix’s intention to keep McKelvin on as a defensive back is clear, where he’ll end up in defensive coordinator Mike Pettine’s scheme is not. McKelvin started out at the slot co...
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