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Report: West Georgia CB Marcus Sayles making a pre-draft visit to Bills

This undersized playmaker might remind some of Nickell Robey-Coleman.

The Buffalo Bills are bringing in Marcus Sayles, a cornerback from Division II West Georgia, for a pre-draft visit, according to a report from Damond Talbot of NFL Draft Diamonds. Talbot previously reported the visits of Derek Rivers and Tim Williams, the last of which has since been confirmed by the Houston Chronicle’s Aaron Wilson.

The 5’9” 177 pound Sayles had an excellent workout at his pro day, with a 40 inch vertical jump, an 11 foot broad jump, a 6.56 three cone drill, and a forty yard dash that ranged between 4.37 and 4.47 seconds.

Sayles was a cornerback and special teams ace during his career at West Georgia. He had 12 career interceptions, and owns the national record for career blocked kicks with 13.

Buffalo Bills head coach Sean McDermott is no stranger to small school cornerbacks, having uncovered a future All-Pro when the Panthers drafted Coastal Carolina’s Josh Norman. Sayles is the third cornerback to visit the team privately, following Temple’s Nate Hairston and Alabama’s Marlon Humphrey. The team has shown an inordinate level of interest in small school players this offseason, holding visits or private workouts with seven players who didn’t play at the FBS level.

Sayles is the eleventh known pre-draft visitor, with less than two weeks remaining before the NFL draft. The Bills are allowed to bring up to 30 players in for visits.

Buffalo’s pre-draft visitors (known):

Nate Hairston, CB, Temple

Marcus Sayles, CB, West Georgia

Marlon Humphrey, CB, Alabama

Cam Robinson, OT, Alabama

Garrett Sickels, OT, Utah

Grover Stewart, DT, Albany State

Chad Williams, WR, Grambling

Tedric Thompson, S, Colorado

Derek Rivers, ER, Youngstown State

Tim Williams, ER, Alabama

Nathan Peterman, QB, Pittsburgh