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Andra Davis

Andra Davis - #54 - LB

Status Inactive
Height/Weight 6' 1"/ 255 lbs.
Birthday 12/23/1978
Birthplace Live Oak, FL
College Florida
Years played 11
Drafted 2002, 5th round, 6th pick by Browns

Youth movement in effect at linebacker in Buffalo

Posted Oct. 20, 2011 @ 1:52 p.m. ET
Bills rookie ILB Kelvin Sheppard is the next youngster to see more snaps to help the Bills' linebacking corps make more plays.

Takeaway troubles hurt Bills

Posted Nov. 12, 2010 @ 11:44 a.m. ET
No team has thrown for more than 255 yards in a game vs. Buffalo this season, but the team's pass defense is not as good as the numbers indicate, as the Bills have been unable to intercept passes this ...

Bills place Parrish, Davis on injured reserve

Posted Nov. 08, 2010 @ 4:48 p.m. ET
The Bills have placed WR Roscoe Parrish and LB Andra Davis on injured reserve, ending the season for two emerging players.

Bills LB Ellison, S Scott out for Week Five

Posted Oct. 08, 2010 @ 3:30 p.m. ET
Knee injuries will force Bills LB Keith Ellison and S Bryan Scott to miss Buffalo's Week Five game against the Jaguars.

Bills release LB Mitchell

Posted Oct. 01, 2010 @ 11:53 a.m. ET
The Bills have reached an injury settlement with LB Kawika Mitchell, releasing him from the team.

Bills' LB corps filled with questions

Posted July 15, 2010 @ 2:37 p.m. ET
For the Bills' defense to transition into the 3-4 scheme successfully, they'll need an improved showing by their linebacking corps, a group riddled with injuries last season. Entering training camp, however, this unit is filled with more questions than ...

Report: Bills sign ex-Broncos ILB Davis

Posted March 16, 2010 @ 5:11 p.m. ET
The Bills have made their first major move in their switch to a 3-4 defense, signing free-agent ILB Andra Davis to a two-year contract, according to Fox 31 in Denver.

Broncos cut ILB Davis

Posted March 11, 2010 @ 4:55 p.m. ET
Broncos observers were caught off guard Thursday, as the team released ILB Andra Davis, according to reports.


Posted Nov. 05, 2010
Davis is out for the season with a nagging shoulder injury he suffered in week 1.||||||| Davis had 31 sackles in six games.
Posted Sept. 30, 2010
Davis returned to practice Wednesday and hopes to play against Jacksonville this weekend despite revealing he has a shoulder injury that will likely require surgery.||||||| Davis said he has limited movement in his shoulder - he didn't say which one - but said it shouldn't prevent him from playing because there's little chance of him doing further damage.
Posted March 16, 2010
Davis wasted little time in free agency by signing a two-year contract with the Buffalo Bills on Tuesday. The deal was reached during Davis' visit to the Bills headquarters, five days after the player was released by the Denver Broncos. Financial terms were not disclosed.||||||| Listed at 6-foot-1 and 250 pounds, Davis is an eight-year NFL veteran who was credited with 90 tackles in each of his last two seasons. He also had a career-best 3 1/2 sacks last year. "Very excited. I'm glad this process if over with," said Davis, who will be a candidate to start at one of two middle linebacker spots in Buffalo's new 3-4 defense. "I feel good, man, just ready to go."
Posted March 02, 2009
The Denver Broncos have signed Davis as they continue to revamp their defense.||||||| Davis was signed Monday. He fits in with the Broncos' plans to convert to a 3-4 defense since he played in a similar scheme with Cleveland. The Broncos have made defense a high priority after ranking at or near the bottom in every major defensive category last year. They've re-tooled their secondary, bringing in Andre Goodman, Brian Dawkins and Renaldo Hill.
Posted Dec. 24, 2006
Davis was inactive for Sunday's game against Tampa Bay with a concussion. Davis got hurt in last week's game in Baltimore and did not practice this week. He leads the club with 133 tackles and had not missed a game this season.||||||| It's another loss for a team going through a dismal season.