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Buffalo Bills Prepare for Possible Second Relocated Game Against Cleveland Browns
November 22nd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
With the Buffalo Bills already losing one home game to this past week's snow, team management is preparing for the possibility of losing another. ***PHOTO1*** The snow - which coated Ralph Wilson Stadium in some six feet of snow - forced Sunday's game against the New York Jets to be moved to...

Buffalo Bills Will Relax, but Remain Focused During Bye Week
October 30th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
As the Buffalo Bills currently reside at 5-3 on the season, they will attempt to relax and recuperate during the bye week. A team that has exceeded expectations thus far, head coach Doug Marrone will try to guide his team and keep them competitive despite not playing again for another...

Buffalo Bills Co-Owner Kim Pegula Says Family Committed to Team, City
October 18th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
New Buffalo Bills co-owner Kim Pegula, in her first interview since her family's purchase of the team became final said that she will have an active role on the business and fan engagement sides of the team. ***PHOTO1*** She also said the hearts of her and her husband Terry will always remain...

Buffalo Bills President Russ Brandon Confident of His Status with Team Amid Ownership Change
October 17th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Buffalo Bills President Russ Brandon - who had the CEO title removed from his name with the arrival of new owner Terry Pegula - said he's content to let the new ownership determine where to take the team next and won't get caught up in speculation about his future or...

Buffalo Bills to Host Pregame Ceremony Featuring Terry Pegula, Johnny Rzeznik
October 11th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
New Buffalo Bills owner Terry Pegula and Goo Goo Dolls singer Johnny Rzeznik will be a part of the festivities prior to Sunday's Bills game against the New England Patriots. ***PHOTO1*** Pegula said during his introductory press conference Friday that he will be on the field for a pregame ceremony. Sunday's game...

New Buffalo Bills Owner Terry Pegula Plans New Stadium, Happy Sales Process is Over
October 10th, 2014 at 5:08 PM
Terry Pegula, seemingly on behalf of all of Western New York, let the emotions flow in his introductory press conference Friday as new owner of the Buffalo Bills. ***PHOTO1*** Pegula - who also owns the Buffalo Sabres - broke down multiple times during his public remarks and held back tears numerous other...

Buffalo Bills Executive Mary Owen to Resign, Lead Ralph C. Wilson Foundation
October 4th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Late Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson Jr. evidently wanted to make sure to keep giving to his two favorite cities even after his passing, and his niece seems set to carry that mission forward. ***PHOTO1*** The Buffalo News reported that Mary Owen will leave the team once Terry Pegula and his wife,...

Buffalo Bills’ Game in Detroit Will Be Fitting End to Ralph Wilson Era
October 4th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Before he founded the Buffalo Bills in the AFL, Ralph Wilson Jr. was a businessman in Detroit and minority owner of the Detroit Lions. With his passing this past spring and Terry Pegula and his wife Kim set to officially take control of the team this coming week, it seems...

NFL Finance Committee Approves Terry Pegula’s $1.4 Billion Bid to Buy Buffalo Bills
September 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The NFL Finance committee convened Wednesday to vote on the $1.4 billion bid to purchase the Buffalo Bills. His bid was unanimously approved by the committee, furthering the wealthy business owner's goal to own both professional sports franchises in Buffalo, New York. ***PHOTO1*** Eric Grubman announced the result of the vote shortly...

Buffalo Bills Turn Focus to New Stadium Debate
September 13th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
With the Buffalo Bills' future in Western New York now secure, attention is turning to where in Western New York that future will play out. ***PHOTO1*** After Buffalo Sabres owners Terry and Kim Pegula secure official ownership of the Bills next month, one of the key issues on their plate will be...

Buffalo Bills General Manager Doug Whaley in Lower Third of NFL GMs
September 10th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
A Sporting News analysis of the NFL's general managers had the Buffalo Bills' Doug Whaley in the bottom third of the league. ***PHOTO1*** Whaley came in at No. 21 in the rankings, which take into account free agent signings, coaching hires, draft results and other job performance measures. Whaley has only had about...

Kim and Terry Pegula Set to Become New Owners of the Buffalo Bills, Pending League Approval
September 9th, 2014 at 11:03 AM
According to a report from The Buffalo News, Kim and Terry Pegula will become the new owners of the Buffalo Bills, pending league approval. ***PHOTO1*** The news comes after a long bidding process that included several wealthy, prominent names who threw their names into the ownership ring. Real estate mogul Donald Trump...

Buffalo Bills Have Among the Least Expensive Stadium Experiences in the NFL
September 7th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Being a Buffalo Bills fan hasn't paid off much in the win column of late, but it has at least not taken much of a toll on fans' wallets, either. ***PHOTO1*** The latest Team Marketing Report numbers have the Bills with the third-cheapest fan experience in the NFL. The company's Fan Cost...

Buffalo Bills Coach Doug Marrone Denies Report, Claims No Rift Between Him and Front Office
September 6th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills have had quite the eventful offseason. Team founder and owner Ralph C. Wilson Jr. passed away in March. All-time great quarterback Jim Kelly battled cancer for much of the year. ***PHOTO1*** A report surfaced on Friday stating that Bills head coach Doug Marrone was involved in a shouting match...

Buffalo Bills Trim Roster to 75, Release Eleven Players
August 25th, 2014 at 5:14 PM
In anticipation of the 4 p.m. deadline on Tuesday, the Buffalo Bills announced their first round of cuts, releasing eleven players from the team. ***PHOTO1*** The deadline to reduce National Football League rosters to 75 is Tuesday Aug. 26 at 4 p.m. The following are the eleven players cut by the Buffalo...

Buffalo Bills to Remain in Buffalo After Sale, Legal Expert Says
August 18th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
A Buffalo-area legal experts feels Buffalo Bills fans have demonstrated enough passion to keep the team in town for good once it's sold. But she also said fans can continue to show support as the sales process continues to further sway decision-makers. ***PHOTO1*** Nellie Drew is a sports law expert who works...

Family Denies Report of Jim Kelly Teaming with Jon Bon Jovi on Buffalo Bills Bid
August 17th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Reports of a Jon Bon Jovi-Jim Kelly union to buy the Buffalo Bills were quickly refuted by Kelly's family Saturday. ***PHOTO1*** The Buffalo News reported that Bon Jovi had called Kelly about joining forces in a joint bid to buy the team. Bon Jovi's Toronto-based team has taken repeated hits both among...

Buffalo Bills Trust Offers Bon Jovi Group a Chance to Re-Bid
August 5th, 2014 at 9:57 PM
When the initial bids were submitted for the Buffalo Bills, it was initially reported that three bids were placed. Donald Trump: $1 billion Bon Jovi's Group: ~$800 million Terry Pegula: $1.3 billion Given that those were the only bids, the trust has allowed for more time to pass before the initial bid process ends....

Statement on Buffalo Bills’ Bid by Jon Bon Jovi Met with Skepticism
August 4th, 2014 at 11:15 AM
Reaction coming in to Jon Bon Jovi's letter concerning his bid to buy the Buffalo Bills has been mostly negative, with those weighing in saying they're skeptical of his intent and willing to do what's needed to keep the team in Western New York. ***PHOTO1*** Bon Jovi addressed the matter in a...

Former Buffalo Sabres Owner Tom Golisano Set to Enter Buffalo Bills
August 2nd, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Thought to be left out of the running after Tuesday's deadline passed, former Buffalo Sabres owner Tom Golisano is apparently getting into the Buffalo Bills bidding derby after all. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Post reported that Golisano will enter the bidding process early next week. Golisano was expected to submit a bid before the 5 p.m. Tuesday deadline, but that deadline came and...