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Buffalo Bills Look to End Scoreless Skid as They Host Tampa Bay Buccaneers
August 23rd, 2014 at 11:30 AM
The Buffalo Bills won't be too concerned with wins or losses as they prepare to host the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in preseason action Saturday (4:30 p.m.). But they will be concerned with finally scoring a first-team touchdown. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills (1-2) have yet to see their starters score a touchdown this preseason....

Buffalo Bills Cap Off Week in Pennsylvania with Preseason Tilt Vs. Pittsburgh Steelers
August 16th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills have seen plenty of the Pittsburgh Steelers already this week, and the two teams will share the field one more time Saturday night. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills will play their third preseason of the game at Heinz Field at 7:30 p.m. Having already played two preseason games at...

Buffalo Bills Look for Continued Progress Against Carolina Panthers
August 8th, 2014 at 12:08 PM
The Buffalo Bills will play their second preseason game against the Carolina Panthers tonight and they hope that their offense can get into a better rhythm than they were in against the New York Giants in the Hall of Fame game. The Bills had a decent showing against the Giants, considering it...

Buffalo Bills Set to Open Preseason Against New York Giants
August 3rd, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Buffalo Bills fans had a rare reason to celebrate this weekend, as they saw former standout receiver Andre Reed inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Now the balance of Hall of Fame weekend can be spent thinking ahead, as this year's team opens its preseason Sunday night in...

Will the Buffalo Bills Defeat Despised Division Rival New England Patriots to Close Out 2013?
December 28th, 2013 at 2:17 PM
Note: This article was written by Bills 101 writer Richard Wade The Buffalo Bills have had quite a season in 2013. Their final game this Sunday against the New England Patriots will be no different. An already thin Bills team will have to battle some significant injuries during Sunday's game. The Bills...

Buffalo Bills’ Thad Lewis to Start Season Finale in Place of EJ Manuel
December 27th, 2013 at 7:15 PM
Buffalo Bills rookie quarterback EJ Manuel is ending his first season under a worst-case scenario, being shut down due to injury. Bills coach Doug Marrone said Thad Lewis will start behind center for the team's season finale Sunday at New England. Lewis is 2-2 as a starter this season, including last...

Buffalo Bills Attempt to Break Trend; Have Winning Division Record
December 26th, 2013 at 12:22 PM
The Buffalo Bills will have a chance on Sunday to do something that hasn't been accomplished since 2007: have a winning division record.  The Bills are currently 3-2 in the division with losses to the Jets and Patriots. A win on Sunday in New England would be a step in the...

Will the Buffalo Bills Spoil the Miami Dolphins Playoff Chances on Sunday?
December 21st, 2013 at 12:57 PM
Note: This story was written by Bills 101 writer Richard Wade The Bills have two games remaining in the 2013 National Football League season, which can be seen as a blessing in disguise. This week, they face off against the Miami Dolphins. At 5-9, the Bills' playoff hopes have been dashed...

Can the Buffalo Bills Tame the Jacksonville Jaguars?
December 14th, 2013 at 9:56 AM
Note: This story was written by Bills 101 writer Richard Wade The Buffalo Bills have been frustrating fans all season long. They have failed to win consecutive games through thirteen games, essentially eliminating them from the playoffs for a fourteenth straight season. A season once filled with promise has been relegated...

Buffalo Bills’ Kiko Alonso May Miss Sunday’s Game Against Jacksonville Jaguars
December 13th, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Buffalo Bills linebacker Kiko Alonso tweaked a knee injury Friday that could keep him out of Sunday's game at the Jacksonville Jaguars. ***PHOTO1*** The rookie, who leads Pro Bowl voting at linebacker, has played every snap for Buffalo. But coach Doug Marrone listed him as questionable for Sunday, though: "Talking to him, in...

Buffalo Bills Could See Depleted Jaguars Offense Sunday
December 13th, 2013 at 11:57 AM
Heading into Friday's practice, neither Cecil Shorts (groin) or Maurice Jones-Drew (hamstring) have practiced this week for the Jacksonville Jaguars. It is believed that both will be game-time decisions.  Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley stated that he may not know any additional details on the injuries until Sunday.  “The guys we’re still...

Buffalo Bills Square Off Against Tampa Bay Buccaneers
December 7th, 2013 at 12:16 PM
***PHOTO1*** Note: This article was written by Bills 101 writer Richard Wade.  At 4-8, The Buffalo Bills are somehow still mathematically alive in the AFC playoff race, even after the heart-wrenching 34-31 overtime defeat against the Atlanta Falcons. The Bills will attempt to increase the win column this Sunday against the...

Buffalo Bills Look to Keep Slim Playoff Hopes Alive Against Atlanta Falcons
November 29th, 2013 at 9:40 PM
Note: This story was written by Bills 101 writer Richard Wade   With a record of 4-7, the Buffalo Bills are in last place of the American Football Conference East division. Despite that fact, the team is still alive in the race for the last playoff spot in the AFC. The annual,...

Buffalo Bills Vs New York Jets: Rookie Quarterback Showdown Part Two
November 16th, 2013 at 1:13 PM
Note: The following story was written by Bills 101 writer Richard Wade When the Buffalo Bills and New York Jets first faced off in Week Three this season, both teams were 1-1. The season was young, and the outlook was bright. Fast forward to their Week 11 matchup. The Bills have...

Can the Bills Give the Chiefs Their First Blemish in 2013?
November 2nd, 2013 at 5:32 PM
This story was written by Bills 101's Richard Wade The Buffalo Bills will host the undefeated Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday at Ralph Wilson Stadium. The Bills at 3-5, are clinging to their slim playoff hopes. The Chiefs on the other hand are undefeated at 8-0, in first place, and atop...

Buffalo Bills Vs. New Orleans Saints Scouting Report
October 27th, 2013 at 11:36 AM
Note: This story was written by Bills 101's Richard Wade The Buffalo Bills and The New Orleans Saints will meet today (1 p.m., CBS) in the midst of their journeys in opposite directions. The Bills, sporting a 3-4 record, are just outside the race for a playoff spot, a place they...

Buffalo Bills Expected to Be Without C.J. Spiller, Manny Lawson Vs. New Orleans Saints
October 25th, 2013 at 7:20 PM
The Buffalo Bills activated running back Ronnie Wingo from the practice squad in anticipation that C.J. Spiller will miss Sunday's game at New Orleans.   Wingo is a rookie out of Arkansas who will dress for his first NFL game Sunday. He had nearly 1,100 career yards in college.   ***PHOTO1***   Spiller was listed...

Buffalo Bills Vs. Miami Dolphins Scouting Report
October 20th, 2013 at 8:30 AM
To call the next few weeks critical for the Buffalo Bills would be like saying replacing Jim Kelly has been a minor inconvenience over the past 15 years. The 2-4 Bills enter a three-week gauntlet Sunday when they play at Miami. After playing the 3-2 Dolphins, they play at the 5-1...

Buffalo Bills Vs. Cincinnati Bengals Scouting Report
October 12th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills certainly would appear to have their work cut out for them Sunday when they host the Cincinnati Bengals (1 p.m., CBS). The Bills signed practice squad quarterback Thad Lewis to start his second career NFL game against one of the best defenses in the NFL. Only sometimes-shaky play...

Buffalo Bills Set for Primetime Matchup Against Cleveland Browns
October 3rd, 2013 at 7:58 AM
Just four days after forcing Joe Flacco to throw a career-high five interceptions, the Buffalo Bills will take their show to primetime as they square off with the Cleveland Browns tonight. Buffalo's defense will need to be great again if the Bills hope to beat the Browns. Both Leodis McKelvin and Jairus...