Payments CB Tre’Davious White (ACL) to begin season on reserve/PUP listing

The Payments’ pursuit of a Lombardi Trophy will start with no key defender.

Tre’Davious White will miss not less than the primary 4 video games of the 2022 common season after being positioned on the reserve/bodily unable to carry out listing Tuesday, the crew introduced.

White spent all the preseason on the PUP listing whereas working his approach again from a torn ACL suffered on Thanksgiving of final yr. He isn’t fairly able to take the sector, although, and the Payments will give him the primary month of the season to get proper earlier than contemplating activating him.

Buffalo owned the highest go protection within the NFL final season, permitting simply 163 yards by means of the air per recreation. Much more spectacular is the actual fact the Payments maintained this manufacturing even after shedding White in late November.

They’re going to have to take action once more for not less than a month, and the going is not simple. The Payments face the Los Angeles Rams — house owners of the league’s fifth-best passing offense in 2021 and the reigning Tremendous Bowl champions — to open the common season on Sept. 8.