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Alex Marvez of Fox Sports reports that the Buffalo Bills have re-signed CB/KR Leodis McKelvin to a four-year deal worth $20 million.
McKelvin, 27, was the No. 11 overall pick back in 2008. He graded out as a serviceable cornerback in recent years, according to Pro Football Focus.
McKelvin was a very productive kick returner, which likely factored into the team’s decision to retain him. We’ll have more regarding his contract as the info becomes available.
We have McKelvin as the No. 77 best available player in our Top 100 Free Agents list.
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According to the Associated Press, Leodis McKelvin’s agent Hadley Engelhard told them that he’s scheduled to meet with the Buffalo Bills on Friday as they work towards trying to get a contract extension completed.
McKelvin’s agent, Hadley Engelhard, told The Associated Press on Thursday that negotiations are ongoing, and the two sides are scheduled to talk again Friday. He...
The Buffalo Bills haven't given up on re-signing cornerback Leodis McKelvin before the former first-round draft pick is eligible to become a free agent next week.
McKelvin's agent, Hadley Engelhard, told The Associated Press on Thursday that negotiations are ongoing, and the two sides are scheduled to talk again Friday. He described talks as being in ''the beginning...
Leodis McKelvim is a solid cornerback but has struggled to command a starting spot with the Buffalo Bills. However, he has proven to be a dangerous kickoff and punt returner, ; leading the NFL last season in in punt return yards average while scoring a combined four touchdowns.
The Bills decided that he was worth keeping signing him to a contract extension.
Cornerback Leodis McKelvin...
Buffalo Bills cornerback Leodis McKelvin has become the NFL's highest-paid returner.
A source told FOXSports.com that McKelvin has agreed to a four-year, $20 million contract with the Bills. Further financial details were not immediately available.
McKelvin, 27, was set to become an unrestricted free-agent when the NFL signing period opened Tuesday. He enjoyed a spectacular...
BY DAN BEGNOCHEThe Buffalo Bills' electric return man could be returning for another season, and the deal may be done by week’s end.Leodis McKelvin shined on special teams last year for Buffalo, a bright spot in the team’s otherwise disappointing season. General manager Buddy Nix expressed during the Combine his desire to retain McKelvin, not only as a returner but as a starting...
Trindon Holliday, Josh Cribbs, Leodis McKelvin (1st round pick), Patrick Peterson (1st round pick), Darius Reynaud (Undrafted), Leon Washington (4th round), Dwayne Harris (6th round), Jacoby Jones (3rd round), Devin Hester (2nd round), and Ted Ginn (1st round) were the leaders in punt return yardage this past season.
David Wilson (1st round), Darius Reynaud (undrafted), Josh...
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With NFL free agency set to begin on Tuesday afternoon, the Buffalo Bills have been busy, for the most part, trying to sign their own before they hit the open market. On Saturday, another one of those pieces has been locked up for the long term.
Alex Marvez of FoxSports.com reports that the Bills and free agent-to-be Leodis McKelvin...
According to Alex Marvez of FOXSports.com, the Buffalo Bills have signed cornerback/kick returner Leodis McKelvin to a four-year, $20 million deal.
This deal makes McKelvin the NFL’s highest paid kick returner.
McKelvin, 27, was set to become an unrestricted free-agent when the NFL signing period opened Tuesday. He enjoyed a spectacular season on special teams for the Bills. McKelvin...
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...
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Alex Marvez of Fox Sports reports that a source has informed him that the Miami Dolphins are the “lead dog” to sign free agent WR Mike Wallace next week.
Wallace, 26, reportedly prefers to play in warm weather climate and the Dolphins have more than enough money to get him under contract.
“He prefers warm weather,” said the source.
Many have had Miami as the favorites to...
Alex Marvez of FOXSports.com reports that a source mentioned earlier this morning that WR/KR Josh Cribbs has drawn interest from “multiple” NFL teams.
Mary Kay Cabot reports that the Giants, Cardinals, 49ers, Cowboys and Patriots are all interested in Cribbs.
Marvez’s source added that the Browns are “currently not in that mix” for Cribbs.
Cribbs is currently 29, but...
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– Alex Marvez of FOX Sports is featuring an interview with former WWE “Tough Enough” winner Andy Leavine. The article notes that Leavine, who is still wrestling, has decided to pursue another shot at playing in the NFL. Leavine played for the Miami Dolphins and was released in 2010.
The article notes that after he won the return season of WWE “Tough Enough”...
Alex Marvez of Fox Sports reports that Redskins LB Lorenzo Alexander has received interest from ”multiple” teams and is not expected to re-sign with Washington.
The Redskins reportedly made Alexander unimpressive offer in hope of preventing him from hitting the open market.
Alexander, 29, is coming off of a Pro Bowl season and appears to be focused on leveraging his position...