Connect with us


Bills CB Stephon Gilmore is holding out of OTA’s; Would like a new contract

Stephon Gilmore wants to cover Rob Gronkowski

Stephon Gilmore is not worth 75 million dollars in my opinion.

The Buffalo Bills are in a pickle. Cornerback Stephon Gilmore is holding out of Bills voluntary OTA’s and the team will have a decision to make at the end of the year. Do they lock up Tyrod Taylor or Stephon Gilmore. Gilmore has been a guy that Doug Whaley really talked highly of, but he will demand a pretty penny.

Gilmore, the 10th overall pick back in the 2012 NFL Draft, recorded 36 tackles, three interceptions and 18 passes defended for the Bills last season.

He’s likely going to want a deal similar to the five-year, $75 million contract Josh Norman signed with the Washington Redskins back in April, which he is not worth in my opinion. 

That is insane money, and at this point Bills would be much better off letting him walk and get signed by another team.  They would pick up a third round pick in compensatory picks and can lock up their quarterback.  The Bills have to lock up Tyrod Taylor soon, and if they keep giving everyone 70 plus million dollar deals they will not be able to sign anyone else over time.

NFL Draft Diamonds was created to assist the underdogs playing the sport. We call them diamonds in the rough. My name is Damond Talbot, I have worked extremely hard to help hundreds of small school players over the past several years, and will continue my mission. We have several contributors on this site, and if they contribute their name and contact will be in the piece above. You can email me at [email protected]

Click to comment

Notice: Undefined variable: user_ID in /home/nfldraftdiamonds/public_html/wp-content/themes/the-league/comments.php on line 48

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Leave a Reply

More in AFC