Buffalo Bills

Position
S
 
Jersey
31
Name  Jairus Byrd
Born  10/7/1986
Height  5-10
Weight  203
College  Oregon
 
Notes:
Three-year starter at Oregon, ranking second all-time in school history with 17 career INTs..Appeared in all 13 games in 2008 and finished with 83 tackles, 14 PBUs and five picks on his way First-Team All-Pac-10 honors...Also a standout punt returner with an average of 12.3 as a junior...Started 24 of 26 games between 2006-07, totaling 119 stops, 22 PBUs and 12 INTs during that time...Has good frame and adequate height...Durable...Smart and tough...Has great hands and ball skills...Good tackler and big hitter...Lacks speed and a second gear to stay with wideouts downfield...More suited for a zone defense than man-to-man.