Lorenzo Alexander

Bills re-sign linebacker Lorenzo Alexander to 2-year deal

Journeyman linebacker Lorenzo Alexander's breakout season with the Buffalo Bills has paid off.

The 10-year-veteran was rewarded for leading Buffalo with 12 1/2 sacks by agreeing to a two-year, $9 million contract to re-sign with the Bills on Saturday.

The team announced the agreement, and a person with direct knowledge of the contract revealed its details to The Associated Press. The person said $4.1 million of the contract is guaranteed, and spoke to The AP on the condition of anonymity because the Bills did not disclosed the contract's length and value.

That's a considerable increase in pay for the 33-year-old Alexander, who was supposed to play a backup and special...

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