UCF’s Davis signs $3.9M contract
Former UCF receiver Gabriel Davis signed a four-year deal worth $3.99 million with the Buffalo Bills Friday. Davis was selected in the fourth round of the 2020 NFL draft with the No. 128 pick by the Bills.
The Sanford native will make an average annual salary of $998,595 according to spotrac.com. Davis also will receive a $699,380 signing bonus.
Davis declared early for the draft after setting UCF single-season receiving mark with 1,241 yards. He skipped the team’s bowl game against Marshall in December to prepare for the NFL Scouting Combine.
His 23 career touchdowns rank second in school history and his eight games of 100-plus receiving yards tie him for ninth in school history.
The Bills, who finished second in the AFC East with a 10-6 mark, ranked No. 26 in the NFL in passing offense while averaging 201.8 yards per game.
His base salary will be $610,000 in 2020 and it increases incrementally to $780,00 in 2021, $895,000 in 2022 and $1.01 million in 2023. Davis would be an unrestricted free agent in 2024.