Bills GM Brandon Beane pronounced a integrate of weeks ago that Anquan Boldin indispensable time to consider his family conditions before determining either to play NFL football in 2017. Buffalo’s calm with Boldin was rewarded Monday as Boldin sealed with a Bills.
Buffalo welcomed a maestro wideout to One Bills Drive on a giveaway representative revisit final month, and he met with members of a coaching staff, though it took him a integrate of weeks to establish he would play a 15th season.
The further of Boldin provides a proven scoring arms in Buffalo’s flitting offense. The maestro receiver led a Detroit Lions final year with 8 touchdowns and was second on a group with 67 receptions.
Set to spin 37 in October, Boldin is still a viable possession receiver able of creation purchase catches for initial downs and fluctuating drives. At 6-1 and a stout 220 pounds he stays a constant red section hazard as well.
Boldin is a former teammate of Bills quarterback Tyrod Taylor, as a dual were teammates in Baltimore for dual seasons including a Ravens Super Bowl-winning deteriorate of 2012.
Where Boldin would fit on Buffalo’s abyss draft during receiver is formidable to brace with what is mostly a variety behind tip wideout Sammy Watkins. But he’ll expected conflict for a tip 3 purpose in a far-reaching receiving corps.
To make room on a register for Boldin a Bills designated TE Keith Towbridge waived/injured.