The Buffalo Bills added a special teams player and gave themselves a little more leeway at wide receiver Tuesday by signing Ruvell Martin back to the 53-man roster.
The move coincided with the team placing rookie cornerback Ron Brooks on the injured reserve list.
Martin, 30, played 14 games for the Bills last season and was used mostly on special teams. Brooks would have been...
The Buffalo Bills apparently wanted a little more flexibility at wide receiver entering Sunday's season opener, so they brought a fifth wideout back onto the active roster.
The Bills signed Ruvell Martin to serve in the reserve role. Martin caught seven passes for 82 yards in 14 games in 2011. For his career, the 30-year-old has 72 catches for 1,088 yards and seven touchdowns...
The Buffalo Bills have placed rookie cornerback Ron Brooks on injured reserve, and re-signed receiver Ruvell Martin four days after he was among the final cuts.
Brooks, who had surgery to repair a broken foot last week, will be eligible to return this season. That's because the Bills placed him on the NFL's newly created IR/designated for return list.
That means, Brooks...
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September 04, 2012
The Buffalo Bills are looking to build and bolster their receiving corps for the upcoming 2012 season. The Bills re-signed wide receiver Ruvell Martin on Wednesday and tight end Scott Chandler on Thursday. Terms of both deals were not disclosed, according to the team’s press release.
In 2004, Ruvell Martin joined the San Diego Chargers as a member of the practice squad. However...
The Buffalo Bills have re-signed receiver Ruvell Martin before he was eligible to become an unrestricted free agent next week.
Martin had seven catches for 82 yards and also played a key role on special teams coverage last season, his sixth in the NFL. After being released by Buffalo prior to the start of last season, Martin re-signed with the Bills two days after the opener.
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March 07, 2012
The Buffalo Bills announced that they have signed wide receiver Ruvell Martin to a contract extension. Terms were not disclosed. In 14 games playing for the league minimum last season, the 6-foot-4, 220-pound Martin caught seven passes for 82 yards and was second on the team with 11 special teams tackles. Originally signed by the San Diego Chargers as an undrafted free agent out...
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Here’s the Bills injury report for this week’s game against the Patriots.
Did not practice
WR/QB Brad Smith – hamstring
OL Demetrius Bell – knee
OL Kraig Urbik – knee
Limited in practice
WR Ruvell Martin – hamstring
RB Johnny White – concussion
Just two non-participants at practice Thursday for the Bills.
RB Johnny White (concussion) and WR Ruvell Martin (hamstring) were not participating.
TE Scott Chandler (ankle) was practicing, but still appears limited. We’ll have the status of all injured players this afternoon when Chan Gailey provides his update post practice.
Buffalo had eight players not practicing Wednesday, but come Thursday most of them were back on the practice field and practicing fully.
Nick Barnett, Ruvell Martin, Shawne Merriman, C.J. Spiller and Eric Wood all participated fully in practice Thursday, which wasn’t a surprise to head coach Chan Gailey.
“I knew we’d have some guys miss (Wednesday),” he said. ”But I thought...