–Bills Captain and S George Wilson will be interacting with students at Holy Family Catholic School in Bowmanville, Ontario today at 9:30a.m. as part of the NFL’s ‘Take a Player to School’ program. Twelve-year old Joshuwa Cappe-Moore will be taking a limo ride to school with Wilson and will join him on stage for a special assembly with topics including healthy lifestyle and anti-bullying.
–The Buffalo Bills will host a tour of the city of Buffalo and Niagara Falls for 18 members of the 2012 rookie class on Monday, May 14th.The tour is designed to give the 2012 Buffalo Bills newest members a brief overview of what the city of Buffalo and the Niagara Falls region has to offer. Buffalo area leaders JoAnne Hudecki and Danielle Shainbrown (both of the McGuire Development Company) will guide the tour.
The tour will stop at the following locations – Naval Park (downtown Buffalo), Niagara Falls – Prospect Point, New Era Cap Company on Delaware Ave., the Edward A. Saunders Community Center and Chef’s Restaurant.
—The Buffalo Bills announced yesterday that fourth-round draft selection (105th overall) LB Nigel Bradham, fourth-round draft selection (124th overall) CB Ron Brooks, fifth-round draft selection (144th overall) T Zebrie Sanders, fifth-round draft selection (147th overall) LB Tank Carder, sixth-round draft selection (178th overall) OL Mark Asper and seventh-round draft selection (251st overall) K John Potter have agreed to terms. In accordance with team policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed.
5:00 pm – LB Tank Carder – WGR 550
THIS DAY IN BILLS HISTORY
May 11, 1987 — JOHN BUTLER HIRED AS BILLS’ PLAYER PERSONNEL DIRECTOR
Former San Diego Chargers scout John Butler was hired as the Bills’ new director of player personnel and college scouting, replacing Norm Pollom, who left the team after the draft.
QUOTE OF THE DAY
Rookie LB Tank Carder
On coming to contract terms with the team shortly after arriving to Buffalo for Rookie Mini-Camp:
“It feels good. Now I can focus on football and going to rookie camp knowing I’ve got that done and don’t have to worry about it and get to know my teammates.”
PHOTOS OF THE DAY
Bills first round draft pick DB Stephon Gilmore arrived in Buffalo yesterday along with his fellow rookie class for this weekend’s Rookie Mini-camp. Above, Gilmore is prepping for his first NFL headshot.
Buffalo News – Mulkey at a career crossroad
Buffalo News – Bills agree to terms with six rookies
Associated Press – Buffalo Bills reach deals with 6 of 9 draft picks
BuffaloBills.com – Bills agree to terms with six draft choices
Inside the Bills Blog
Fred on ESPN2, CJ’s day vs. Miami ranked #1, Draft choice jersey numbers, Bills chose not to move up in Rd 2, The trade up for Graham, Nix on how Glenn pick came to be, Inside the Bills draft room
Pro Football Talk
Bills announce deals with six draft picks
AFC East Daily
Bills have all but first three 2012 draft picks signed
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