David Sills V

Buffalo Bills
Wide Receiver #0
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David Sills V News

Receiving corps too crowded?

Sills (foot) is facing long odds to earn a spot on the Giants' active roster, Dan Duggan of The Athletic reports.

Analysis: Sills missed all of the 2020 season due to a fractured right foot, and even with a healthy offseason, there may not be room for him on New York's next 53-man squad. Duggan estimates that the Giants will roster six wideouts, and the likes of Kenny Golladay, Sterling Shepard, Darius Slayton and John Ross account for four of those slots. Dante Pettis seems like another likely active roster candidate, so the addition of one or more rookie wideouts in the 2021 NFL Draft could effectively leave Sills only in a position to compete for a role on the practice squad.

Apr 21, 2021 12:34 PM EST


Removed from COVID list

Sills (foot) was activated from the reserve/COVID-19 list Thursday, Pat Leonard of the New York Daily News reports.

Analysis: Sills is not yet in the clear from an injury perspective, as he remains on IR with a fractured right foot. The 24-year-old wideout from West Virginia is still in search of his first NFL regular-season appearance.

Jan 7, 2021 6:13 PM EST



Shifts to COVID list

Sills (foot) was placed on the reserve/COVID-19 list Wednesday, Dan Salomone of the Giants' official site reports.

Analysis: Sills has spent the entire season on IR due to his foot injury, and there was no indication that he was nearing a return prior to his placement on the reserve/COVID-19 list. If the Giants can beat the Cowboys on Sunday and get some help, it's possible the depth receiver could heal up in time to participate in a postseason game.

Dec 30, 2020 11:17 AM EST


Heads to IR

The Giants placed Sills (foot) on injured reserve Friday, Zack Rosenblatt of The Newark Star-Ledger reports.

Analysis: Sills fractured his right foot, ending an encouraging training camp for the 24-year-old wide receiver. He was expected to make the team, but now he'll shift his focus on the 2021 campaign.

Sep 4, 2020 5:35 PM EST


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