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LB Brandon Spikes, RB Anthony Dixon agree to terms with Bills

Posted Mar 14, 2014

Brandon Spikes and Anthony Dixon joined the Bills late Friday night after a free agent visits with the Bills.

The Buffalo Bills have agreed to terms on contracts with LB Brandon Spikes and RB Anthony Dixon. Per team policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed.

UPDATE:  Spikes is officially a Bill after signing his contract early Saturday morning. Dixon's signing followed on Saturday afternoon.

Spikes finished third on the New England Patriots defense in 2013 with 86 tackles (48 solo) in 16 games with 11 starts. The 6-2, 255-pound Florida product was selected by New England in the second-round (62nd overall) of the 2010 Draft and has played in 51 games (39 starts), totaling 284 tackles (173 solo) in his NFL career.

Dixon has appeared in all 64 regular season games since entering the NFL with the San Francisco 49ers as a sixth-round (173rdoverall) draft choice in 2010. The 6-1, 233-pound Mississippi State product has totaled 148 carries for 458 yards with eight touchdowns in his NFL career.