Tremaine Edmunds gets 72 million dollar deal with Bears

Former Dan River and Hokies star leaves Bills for Bears

Buffalo Bills middle linebacker Tremaine Edmunds (49) celebrates with Jordan Poyer (21) and Taron Johnson (24) during the second half of an NFL divisional round football game Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021, in Orchard Park, N.Y. The Bills won 17-3. (AP Photo/John Munson) (John Munson, Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)

Chicago, IL – Former Dan River, Virginia Tech and Buffalo Bills standout Tremaine Edmunds has agreed to a 4 year - 72 million dollar contract with the Chicago Bears. 50 million dollars guaranteed. Tremaine actually committed to Virginia Tech in our old WSLS building live on 10 News at 6, the summer before his senior season.

Tremaine commits to Virginia Tech in WSLS-10 Studios, Roanoke in July of 2014. (WSLS-TV)

Tremaine started all 74 regular season games and 8 postseason games with the Bills after being drafted 16th overall in the 2018 draft.

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