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Bills select DE Carlos Basham Jr. in second round of NFL Draft

The Buffalo Bills have added another piece to their defense, drafting DE Carlos “Boogie” Basham Jr. with the 61st overall selection in the 2021 NFL Draft.

Listed as 6’3″ and 274 lbs, Basham Jr. played four seasons [45 games] with Wake Forest. He finished his career with 20.5 sacks [4th most in school history], 173 tackles, four forced fumbles, and three fumble recoveries.

Basham Jr. is the 2nd defensive end to be taken by the Bills in this year’s draft, joining Gregory Rousseau.

The Bills have five more picks to make including another Friday night with the 93rd overall [3rd round] selection.