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Buffalo Bills Would Give Cleveland Browns 25th Pick in NFL Draft If Season Ended Today
October 30th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
When the Buffalo Bills sent this upcoming draft's first round pick to the Cleveland Browns so they could select wide receiver Sammy Watkins, the Bills said they were trading a late-round pick. ***PHOTO1*** If the season ended today, that wouldn't be untrue. If the season ended today, which obviously it...

Buffalo Bills Wide Receiver Sammy Watkins Named NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month
October 30th, 2014 at 1:05 PM
When the Buffalo Bills drafted Sammy Watkins in the first round of the NFL Draft, the team knew he had tremendous talent. The NFL is starting to take note, naming Watkins the NFL offensive rookie of the month. ***PHOTO1*** Since quarterback Kyle Orton took over, Watkins has flourished, and the past...

National Media Outlets not Confident in Buffalo Bills During Home-Stretch of the Season
October 30th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills are 5-3 coming into the bye week, with four winnable games on tap, but national media outlets still don't have faith that they can be playoff contenders. ***PHOTO1*** Gregg Rosenthal's column on NFL.com suggests that the Bills have too tough of a schedule in the second-half of the season...

Buffalo Bills to Host Electronic Recycling Drive on Saturday, Nov. 1
October 29th, 2014 at 5:19 PM
While other teams will be hard at work preparing for a game during Week Nine, the Buffalo Bills will be hosting an electronics recycling drive on Saturday Nov. 1 at Ralph Wilson Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** The event will take place on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. in the fieldhouse parking lot....

NFL.com Reports Buffalo Bills Rank First in NFL in the “Toxic Differential”
October 29th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills may not be at the top of the standings in the NFL, but one former NFL coach says that the Bills are one of the teams to look out for moving forward based on the "toxic differential." ***PHOTO1*** Former Baltimore Ravens coach and current NFL.com analyst Brian Billick has...

ESPN.com Ranks Buffalo Bills 16th in Latest Power Ranking
October 29th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills have won two-straight games and sit at a 5-3 record heading into the bye week, yet still sit dead in the middle of the power rankings. ***PHOTO1*** One reason may be strength of schedule so far. When looking at the power rankings, the Bills have beaten the...

Buffalo Bills’ Offensive Coordinator Nathaniel Hackett Welcomes Criticism
October 29th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills are 5-3 coming into the bye week, but that has not stopped the critics from weighing in on their displeasure of the play-calling by offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett. ***PHOTO1*** Hackett has been criticized all season, even after the Bills put up a season-high 43 points against the New York...

Kyle Orton Recognizes Opportunity for Buffalo Bills
October 29th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Players for the Buffalo Bills have consistently said this team is different than those of year's past, and with the Bills sitting at 5-3 at the bye week, they could be right. ***PHOTO1*** One major reason for that is the play of Kyle Orton. Orton has provided stability to the quarterback position...

Former Buffalo Bills Running Back OJ Simpson Seeks Appeal in Nevada
October 28th, 2014 at 4:20 PM
Former Buffalo Bills running back O.J. Simpson is seeing his appeal for release from Nevada prison head to the state Supreme Court. ***PHOTO1*** Simpson, who was convicted of kidnapping and robbery in a Las Vegas hotel room in 2008, is claiming that the lower courts were wrong to deny Simpson a new...

Buffalo Bills Hoping to Get Healthy During Bye Week
October 28th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills are heading into the bye week at the mid-point of the season, and getting healthy is the main objective. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills lost C.J. Spiller for the foreseeable future against the Minnesota Vikings. They lost Fred Jackson in the same game, but are hopeful that he can return after...

Buffalo Bills Hope to Sustain Success After Bye Week
October 28th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills are 5-3 heading into the bye this week and they hope to continue to have success when they get back on the field. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills have been 5-3 on three separate occasions since 2000, but none of those seasons saw Buffalo in the playoffs. Buffalo has a favorable...

Buffalo Bills Enter Bye Week with Winning Record; a Rare Treat
October 27th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills are heading into their Week 8 bye with a rare treat, a winning record. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills finished the New York Jets off with a 43-23 win en route to becoming 5-3 after their first eight games, including 3-1 in their last four games. But having a winning record...

Buffalo Bills May Be Active at Tuesday’s NFL Trade Deadline
October 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills are quickly approaching Tuesday's NFL trade deadline with a few weaknesses and one player rumored to be requesting a trade. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills could make a move before the deadline hits, with plenty of teams looking to make a change for the better as the push for the...

Sammy Watkins Makes Rookie Mistake in Buffalo Bills’ Win Over New York Jets
October 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Sammy Watkins has emerged as a very dangerous player for the Buffalo Bills, but there is one play that he would like to have back this season, and it came in yesterday's win over the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** Watkins caught a deep pass in the middle of the field and sprinted...

Buffalo Bills Week Eight Reaction: Mission Accomplished
October 27th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After dropping an important game at home to the New England Patriots, the Buffalo Bills knew they needed to win the next two games to get to 5-3 before the bye week. ***PHOTO1*** That mission has been accomplished. Buffalo dumped the New York Jets 43-23 Sunday, proving that Geno Smith has no...

Buffalo Bills Run Defense Gashed Once Again Versus New York Jets
October 26th, 2014 at 8:30 PM
Buffalo Bills fans are very excited after a thrilling 43-23 win over division rival New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** The win put Buffalo at 5-3 and in good position to contend for a playoff spot going forward. An alarming trend has developed over the past two games. The once stout run defense has...

Buffalo Bills Embarass New York Jets in Dominating 43-23 Win
October 26th, 2014 at 6:30 PM
Until today's resounding 43-23 win over the New York Jets, the Buffalo Bills had remained winless inside Met Life Stadium since its inception during the 2010 season. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills broke that winless streak in exciting fashion today in a game that was never really in doubt. The first quarter saw the...

Buffalo Bills, New York Jets Set to Renew Deep Rivalry Sunday
October 26th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Everyone knows about the New England Patriots' extended run of dominance over the Buffalo Bills. But the New York Jets have quietly put together a string of success against the Bills, as well. ***PHOTO1*** Entering Sunday's game, the Jets have best their division rivals in nine of their past 12 meetings dating...

Buffalo Bills Look to Avoid Trap Against New York Jets
October 26th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
The 4-3 Buffalo Bills will take on the 1-6 New York Jets in a divisional showdown today, and the Bills will need to be better than they were last week to come away with a victory. ***PHOTO1*** In the NFL, a team's record doesn't mean much in a single matchup. That sentiment...

Today’s Game Between Buffalo Bills and New York Jets Will Be Special for Chris Hogan
October 26th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Chris Hogan has emerged as one of the more reliable receivers for the Buffalo Bills, and as he continues to progress in his career, he will get the chance to go back to where it all started today. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills will play the New York Jets at MetLife Stadium today, which...