C.J. Spiller back with Bills

After a tragic situation involving his family that prompted the team to excuse him from practices this past week, Buffalo Bills star running back. C.J. Spiller rejoined his teammates Sunday

Spiller's step-grandfather, Hubert Allen, Jr., 72, shot four people in Florida with two dying before committing suicide himself

Spiller expressed thanks Sunday for his teammates and Bills organizational support.

Spiller will resume practicing today.

"I understand that it is a tragic event that took place and it’s going to take a while to cope with, but at the same time I can’t forget the task and the goal and the dreams that we have here as a team and an organization," Spiller told reporters. "Once I touch the field, my main focus is football. That’s how my whole family wanted it. That’s how my mom wanted me to do. She told me when I come back to make sure my focus is on getting ready for New England."

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

Aaron Wilson
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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