Jairus Byrd signs franchise tender
Updated: Thursday, August 22 2013, 12:09 AM EDT
Jairus Byrd is returning to the Bills.
The Bills' star safety has signed his one year franchise tender for this season. It will pay him just under $7 million dollars for the 2013 season. Byrd is not permitted to sign a long term deal with the Bills until the end of the season at the earliest
Byrd is expected to report to the team on Thursday when the Bills return to Buffalo.