Former Gamecock Damiere Byrd landing with AFC powerhouse, report says

  • Former Gamecock Damiere Byrd landing with AFC powerhouse, report says

Former Gamecock Damiere Byrd landing with AFC powerhouse, report says

According to NFL Network's Mike Garofolo, receiver Damiere Byrd is going to join the New England Patriots on a one-year contract.

The Arizona Cardinals appear set to lose their first free agent of the offseason. Multiple reports have Brady heading to Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

The 5-foot-9, 180-pound Byrd, 27, is coming off his best season in the National Football League with 32 catches on 46 targets for 359 yards for the Arizona Cardinals last season after three injury-filled seasons with the Carolina Panthers.

A mix of former SC college, Carolina Panther and new Arizona Cardinals Wide Receiver Damiere Byrd's highlights with the Carolina Panthers, includ.

Overall, Byrd has totaled 44 catches for 488 yards and three touchdowns in 28 career games. He has covered high school sports in South Carolina for 16 years and is a two-time South Carolina Sports Writer of the Year by the National Sports Media Association.