Bills DT Marcell Dareus has agreed to enter an NFL substance-abuse program in order to have his felony drug charges in Alabama dropped.
DT Marcell Dareus will not re-take his conditioning test until Thursday at the earliest.
Bills coach Doug Marrone revealed Sunday that DT Marcell Dareus opened camp on active/PUP because he couldn't pass the team's conditioning tests.
Bills placed DT Marcell Dareus on the active/NFI list.
WGR 550 Buffalo reports "there isn't much clarification" on if DT Marcell Dareus will be suspended for the start of the season.
Bills DT Marcell Dareus turned down a plea deal stemming from an alleged May 30 street-racing accident.
Bills DT Marcell Dareus has applied for a pre-trial intervention program in hopes of getting felony possession charges dropped.
Coach Doug Marrone said DT Marcell Dareus (arrests) will not participate in the remainder of OTAs but will be back for mandatory minicamp later this month.
The Buffalo News reports Marcell Dareus was charged with three misdemeanors and four traffic violations for "drag racing and property damage" in Hamburg, N.Y. last week.
Sources tell the Buffalo News that the Bills have been concerned about Marcell Dareus' marijuana usage since Chan Gailey was coach (2010-12).
Bills DT Marcell Dareus was arrested in Tuscaloosa, Ala. on Monday for possession of synthetic marijuana.
The Bills are hoping to sign DT Marcell Dareus to a long-term deal this offseason.
Bills exercised DT Marcell Dareus' fifth-year club option for 2015.
Bills GM Doug Whaley said at the Combine Friday that DT Marcell Dareus could be a candidate for a long-term extension.