“Jairus Byrd same type of situation like Mario (Williams),” said head coach Doug Marrone. “His foot was sore so we wanted to make sure that we sent him down to Dr. Anderson. So he went to see Dr. Anderson so he could see about the soreness he’s been having in his foot.”
Anderson is a renowned orthopedist based in Charlotte, North Carolina, who specializes in foot injuries. He provided a report on
Byrd has been back with the team for over a week after not reporting to the club as its signed franchise player all offseason. Since he’s been with the club he’s practiced on a limited basis as he learns the defensive system with his team work consisting of reps with the third unit.
Perhaps a foot problem has also limited his level of participation in practice.
When asked if Byrd’s foot injury is a concern Marrone deferred to the medical professionals.
“It’s not a concern yet until Dr. Anderson says something,” said Marrone.
The only other Bills player that was not in attendance Thursday night was