Brandon Spikes, Anthony Dixon join Bills

The Buffalo Bills have reached a one-year contract with former New England Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes.

"Gotta silence the lambs, get on my Buffalo Bill!" Spikes wrote on his Twitter account. "#51 #BILLSMAFIA taking back the #AFCEAST #PoWwWwW."

Spikes recorded 86 tackles and an interception last season.

Meanwhile, the Bills are signing free agent running back Anthony Dixon.

Dixon rushed for 458 yards and eight touchdowns in four seasons for the 49ers.

"So glad to be the newest member of the Buffalo Bills," Dixon wrote on Twitter. "gonna make this thang offficial in the morning."

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Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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