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Good Move, Bad Move: Jairus Byrd

Jairus Byrd | Buffalo Bills

The Buffalo Bills will not be placing a franchise tag on Pro-Bowl safety Jairus Byrd. Next week, Byrd will be heavily pursued by almost all NFL teams, only signing with the highest bidder. If the Jets sign the playmaking safety, will their large investment be a good move for the franchise?

The Resume: Jairus Byrd will not receive the franchise tag from the Buffalo Bills this offseason, which will allow him to enter free agency next week. Byrd is one of the league's top cover safeties and his exceptional ball skills are an added bonus. Coming out in the 2009 draft, Byrd was selected by the Bills in the second round. Since his arrival to the NFL, the 3-time Pro-Bowler has recorded... Recommended Stories