Found August 30, 2013 on NFL Injury Report:
PLAYERS: Jairus Byrd
TEAMS: Buffalo Bills
Buffalo Bills safety, Jairus Byrd, who just ended his lengthy holdout and unenthusiastically flew back into Orchard Park, New York, appears to have flown in with a busted talon. Josh Alper of NBCSports reports that Byrd, whose return to Buffalo has hit some turbulence, will seek a second opinion on his ailing foot.  It is not winter yet in Western New York but Byrd has flown south to North Carolina to see Dr. Robert Anderson.  Dr. Anderson is the founder of the O.L. Miller Foot and Ankle Institute and is one of the leading experts in complex foot and ankle disorders. Byrd has been limited in practice since returning to roost in Buffalo while trying to learn a new defense.  Byrd is a talented player.  However, he obviously still has a crow in his craw over last year’s franchise tag.  Instead of chewing on his mouthpiece and being thankful for the 6.9 million reasons he should be happy to play in the NFL, Byrd has made public his contract catfights with the Bills.  This only hurts Byrd.  Injury aside, Byrd should have let his voice be heard on the field and his future would have been filled with buckets of birdseed.  Now other teams and general managers have taken notice of how he handles his business. Soon, most teams will see him less as a prized Hyacinth Macaw and more like a run of the mill common Parakeet.   You can follow me on twitter @TheSoftParade69 Talk football talk cigars talk anything, I know a little about a lot. Follow @TheNFLInjuryRpt Looking for fantasy football advice?
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