Tarvaris Jackson trade to Bills almost complete, according to reports

Monday August 27th, 2012


The Seattle Seahawks are closing in on trading quarterback Tarvaris Jackson to the Buffalo Bills, according to multiple reports.

NFL.com's Ian Rapoport first reported via Twitter on Sunday that the trade was almost finalized.

CBS Sports' Jason La Canfora added that the teams were still working on the details of restructuring Jackson's contract.

It's the second noteworthy move of the day for the Seahawks, who released wide receiver Terrell Owens earlier Sunday as part of the league-mandated roster reductions from 90 to 75 players.

end of Vince Young's short stay with the Bills
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