August 19, 2015 - Aaron Wilson
Bills sign Red Bryant, Cierre Wood
The Bills signed veteran defensive tackle Red Bryant and running back Cierre Wood. Bryant originally entered the league as a fourth round (121st overall) draft pick by Seattle in the 2008 NFL Draft. The 6-4, 323 pound Texas A&M product has played in 80 games with 71 starts and has totaled 143 tackles, 4.5 sacks, two interceptions, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries. Bryant spent the 2014 season with the Jacksonville Jaguars. Wood originally entered the NFL as an undrafted free agent with the Houston Texans following the 2013 NFL Draft. The 5-11, 213 pound Notre Dame product has played in five career games. During his collegiate career, Wood played in 37 games with 18 starts and finished his career as Notre Dame’s seventh-leading rusher with 2,447 yards on 450 carries (5.4 average). The Bills cut tight end Chris Manhertz and cornerback Rod Sweeting have been released. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.