Report: Bills releasing Leodis McKelvin

Friday March 4th, 2016

The Buffalo Bills will release cornerback Leodis McKelvin, reports’s Ian Rapoport.

McKelvin played in only nine games for the Bills this past season, recording two interceptions and 32 combined tackles. He also returned seven punts.

The Bills signed McKelvin to a four-year contract before the start of the 2013 season. After playing in 15 games the first season of his deal, McKelvin has played in only 19 games combined the last two.

Buffalo saves $3.9 million in salary cap space by releasing McKelvin, according to

NFL roster cut tracker: Notable players released

McKelvin has played all eight seasons of his career with the Bills, who drafted him in 2008. In 98 games, the cornerback has recorded 13 interceptions, and has also scored three punt return touchdowns.

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