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Leodis McKelvin

Leodis McKelvin - #21 - CB

Status Active
Height/Weight 5' 10"/ 185 lbs.
Birthday 09/04/1985
Birthplace Waycross, GA
College Troy
Years played 6
Drafted 2008, 1st round, 11th pick by Bills

STATS, LLC 2012 STATS

Tack FF Int
20 0 1

Fantasy position battles: QBs

Posted July 09, 2010 @ 12:46 p.m. ET
With Ben Roethlisberger suspended, PFW's Michael Blunda says the Steelers' QB battle between Byron Leftwich and Dennis Dixon is one to watch this preseason.

Eagles claim S Johnson from Bills

Posted June 28, 2010 @ 6:53 p.m. ET
The Eagles have claimed S Brett Johnson off waivers from the Bills.

Schobel likely done in Buffalo; looking for trade?

Posted June 25, 2010 @ 1:27 p.m. ET
Aaron Schobel has played his entire nine-year career with the Bills, but it doesn't appear that he'll play another down for the franchise.

Bills sign draft picks Moats, Brown

Posted June 10, 2010 @ 11:37 a.m. ET
The Bills announced Thursday that they have agreed to contracts with sixth-round draft pick LB Arthur Moats and seventh-round draft pick QB Levi Brown. Terms of the deals were not disclosed.

Bills sign seventh-round OL Calloway

Posted June 08, 2010 @ 4:14 p.m. ET
The Bills announced Tuesday that they have signed seventh-round draft selection OL Kyle Calloway. In accordance with team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Bills sign LB Torbor

Posted June 05, 2010 @ 7:55 p.m. ET
The Bills have agreed on a contract with former Dolphins LB Reggie Torbor, the club's official Web site reported Saturday.

Reports: Bills OT Wang suffers high ankle sprain

Posted June 05, 2010 @ 7:35 p.m. ET
Bills rookie OT Ed Wang suffered a left leg injury at the Bills' voluntary minicamp on Saturday, according to multiple published reports.

Bills sign sixth-round LB Batten

Posted June 03, 2010 @ 4:29 p.m. ET
The Bills announced Thursday that they have signed LB Danny Batten, one of their two sixth-round selections in the 2010 draft. In accordance with team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Bills may have Lynch suitor in Seattle

Posted June 03, 2010 @ 11:39 a.m. ET
The situation with RB Marshawn Lynch in Buffalo has been stagnant as of late, but last week's development in the Seattle backfield could change that.

Bills appear committed to OLT Bell

Posted May 22, 2010 @ 11:50 a.m. ET
The 2010 draft gave the Bills the opportunity to continue rebuilding their offensive line, but things didn't quite pan out the way many had expected.

Bills sign ex-Colts RB-KR Simpson

Posted May 11, 2010 @ 5:53 p.m. ET
The Bills announced Tuesday that they have signed RB-KR Chad Simpson. Terms of the contract were not disclosed.

Bills expect Troup, Williams to form effective NT duo

Posted May 07, 2010 @ 12:41 p.m. ET
As they transition to a 3-4 defense, the Bills expect rookie behemoth Torell Troup to share playing time with the undersized Kyle Williams at nose tackle.

2010 draft choices by team: Bills

Posted April 24, 2010 @ 11:48 p.m. ET
Here are the players who were chosen by the Buffalo Bills in the 2010 NFL draft.

QB Brown a late-round find for Bills

Posted April 24, 2010 @ 7:55 p.m. ET
By waiting until the seventh round to draft a quarterback, the Bills were able to fill other needs while still finding an intriguing prospect in Troy's Levi Brown.

Bills ignore big needs to reach for Troup

Posted April 23, 2010 @ 7:41 p.m. ET
Despite major needs at quarterback and offensive tackle, the Bills surprisingly selected Central Florida NT Torell Troup with the 41st overall pick Friday night.

STATS, LLC PLAYER NEWS

Posted March 09, 2013
A person familiar with the negotiations says the Buffalo Bills have reached an agreement to re-sign McKelvin to a four-year contract worth a little over $20 million.||||||| McKelvin is Buffalo's 2008 first-round draft pick, who was eligible to become a free agent on Tuesday. He was used mostly as a third cornerback last year, when he finished with one interception in 13 games, including four starts. Overall, he has six interceptions in 64 career games, with only 33 starts. McKelvin has made a bigger impact on special teams having scored four touchdowns returning kickoffs and punts, including two last year.
Posted Dec. 20, 2012
Bills cornerback and return specialist Leodis McKelvin has been placed on injured reserve because of a groin injury.||||||| McKelvin is a former first-round pick in the final year of his contract and eligible to become an unrestricted free agent in the offseason. He set franchise records for punt return yards with 431 this year, giving him the career record at 637. He has taken two punts back for touchdowns this season as well.
Posted Nov. 22, 2012
McKelvin acknowledges he was wrong and will not dispute a $75 fine for failing to follow a crew member's orders during a flight to Buffalo.||||||| McKelvin said Thursday that he was ticketed for refusing to turn off his cellphone and failing to buckle his seatbelt while traveling from New York City on Tuesday. He says he's apologized and intends to pay the fine. Buffalo's 2008 first-round draft pick adds he should've known better and did what he was told.
Posted Dec. 01, 2011
McKelvin returned to practice Thursday after hurting his ribs in a 28-24 loss to the Jets last weekend.||||||| Coach Chan Gailey is optimistic McKelvin will play as the Bills (5-6) attempt to snap a four-game skid.
Posted Oct. 01, 2009
McKelvin was placed on injured reserve Thursday.||||||| McKelvin was considered expendable because there was no clear timetable on when he could return after breaking his leg in the first half of a 27-7 loss to New Orleans on Sunday. The 2008 first-round draft pick becomes the seventh Bills player to be placed on injured reserve this season, and joins starting right tackle Brad Butler and starting tight end Derek Schouman, who were placed on the list last week after both sustained knee injuries.

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