New Orleans Saints safety Jairus Byrd honors late Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson.
By Jen Hale
The newest star of the New Orleans Saints defense took to Twitter to express his grief over the passing of 95-year-old Buffalo Bills owner Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. â one of the men who helped him begin his NFL career.
The Black and Gold's newest safety, three-time Pro-Bowler Jairus Byrd, spent the first five years of his career in Buffalo, after the Bills drafted him in the second-round of 2009.
Tuesday Byrd tweeted out:
Byrd made a tremendous impact on the Bills defense, blossoming into a starter early in his rookie year.