Tanner Gentry, an American football wide receiver for the Buffalo Bills of the National Football League, was born on December 18, 1994. He played collegiate football for Wyoming before signing a free agent contract with the Chicago Bears in 2017.
On May 11, 2017, Gentry agreed to a free agent contract with the Chicago Bears. He was released on September 2 and added the following day to the Bears’ practice squad. Gentry received a promotion to the active roster on September 12.
Gentry made his NFL debut in Week 2 on September 17, in a 29-7 loss to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He had two receptions for 27 yards. On September 19, 2017, he was released and later re-signed to the Bears’ practice squad.
Gentry was a practice squad member of the Buffalo Bills as of January 4, 2021. The Bills and Gentry agreed to a reserves/futures deal on January 26, 2021.
Gentry got a new contract with the practice squad the next day after being released by the Bills on August 31, 2021. On January 24, 2022, he signed a reserve/future contract following the Bills’ exit from the 2021 playoffs in the Divisional Round.
Is Tanner Gentry still on the Buffalo Bills?
Yes, Tanner is still on the Buffalo Bills. Tanner Gentry agreed to a two-year, $1,775,000 deal with the Buffalo Bills, which included an $887,500 base salary, a $10,000 signing bonus, and $10,000 in guaranteed money.