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Bills Links, 7/5: Tremaine Edmunds is expected to make an immediate impact in Buffalo

The rookie linebacker is expecting to be an immediate starter for the Bills

2018 NFL Draft Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images

While much of the conversation this offseason has been focused on Josh Allen, it is the Buffalo Bills’ other first round pick that will likely make an immediate impact this season. Tremaine Edmunds will likely be a day-one starter for Sean McDermott and the Bills defense, replacing Preston Brown at middle linebacker. The question around Edmunds’ impact is addressed courtesy of, and the link is available below.

There is also coverage on Matt Milano, Vladimir Ducasse, special teams depth and much more available in today’s edition of the Bills Links.

Camp Countdown: No. 22 - What should be expected from Tremaine Edmunds? -
"When the Bills made Tremaine Edmunds the 16th pick in the 2018 draft after a bold move up the board for a second time in round one, it provided them with a legitimate starting option at middle linebacker. The move was critical, knowing the position was absent a proven starter with the free agent departure of Preston Brown."

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