|National Football League|
|May 29 11:02 AM PT12:02 PM MT1:02 PM CT2:02 PM ET18:02 GMT2:02 AM 北京时间11:02 AM MST1:02 PM EST1:02 PM CT22:02 UAE14:02 ET17:02 - Saints coach Sean Payton says newly acquired safety Jairus Byrd has undergone surgery to address a nagging problem with a disc in his back and is expected to be fully recovered by the start of training camp.
Analysis: Payton says the procedure wasn't necessary and that Byrd could have played with his condition, but that the club and player both agreed that taking care of it now "would prevent any issues in the fall."
|Mar. 3 12:04 PM PT1:04 PM MT2:04 PM CT3:04 PM ET20:04 GMT4:04 AM 北京时间1:04 PM MST3:04 PM EST2:04 PM CT0:04 UAE (+1)15:04 ET19:04 - The Buffalo Bills have chosen not to use the franchise tag to retain safety Jairus Byrd, a decision that allows the three-time Pro Bowl player to become an unrestricted free agent.
Analysis: The decision was announced by the team shortly before the NFL deadline to apply the tag arrived Monday And it came after the two sides were unable to negotiate a long-term contract.