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Buffalo Bills Fans Split on Paying for New Stadium
February 1st, 2015 at 5:00 PM
That the Buffalo Bills will eventually get a new stadium seems to be more of a certainty by the week, especially with NFL Roger Goodell weighing in on the issue again this past week. But who will pay for it isn't nearly as clear. ***PHOTO1*** A poll of Erie County residents that...

New Buffalo Bills Stadium Essential, Roger Goodell Reiterates
January 31st, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Progress toward building a new Buffalo Bills stadium being built is music to the ears of NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. ***PHOTO1*** As reported by ESPN, Goodell said in his Super Bowl press conference that a new stadium is essential to the Bills' long-term survival in Western New York. Built in 1973, Ralph Wilson...

Buffalo Bills’ Regionalization is Focus of Rochester Business Group
January 22nd, 2015 at 5:00 PM
With the Buffalo Bills' place in Western New York now secured under the ownership of Terry and Kim Pegula, the focus now turns to broadening the team's reach to further strengthen its ties with the area. ***PHOTO1*** The Rochester Democrat and Chronicle reported that Robert Duffy, the former lieutenant governor of New...

Buffalo Bills Inheriting Sorely Missed Fiery Spirit in Rex Ryan
January 15th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills and their fans have been through more introductory coaching press conferences than they'd probably ever want to experience. But the remarks from Rex Ryan in his first appearance in Buffalo on Wednesday had a different tone than those of Doug Marrone ... and Chan Gailey ... and...

Buffalo Bills Getting Attitude with Reported Rex Ryan Hire
January 11th, 2015 at 8:57 AM
In a matter of two weeks, the Buffalo Bills have went from cowardly and spineless at the head coaching position with Doug Marrone, to bold with an attitude in Rex Ryan. ***PHOTO1*** NFL.com reports that the Bills have offered Ryan a five-year deal, which Ryan is expected to accept. The move reportedly...

Buffalo Bills Slow Down on Coaching Candidate Interviews
January 10th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
The pause button appears to have been hit on the Buffalo Bills' head coaching search. ***PHOTO1*** A meeting with Detroit Lions defensive coordinator Teryl Austin on Saturday was the last one schedule by the Bills for the time being, The Associated Press reported. He just wrapped his first year with...

Former Buffalo Bills General Manager Bill Polian is a Hall of Fame Finalist
January 9th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Several members of the Buffalo Bills' Super Bowl teams are in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. It would seem only fitting that the man who brought all those pieces together should get in, as well. ***PHOTO1*** Former Bills General Manager Bill Polian is one of 15 finalists for enshrinement. He joined the...

Delaware North CEOs Want to Help with Potential New Buffalo Bills Stadium
January 8th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Terry and Kim Pegula have some high-profile help waiting in the wings should they decide to build a new stadium for the Buffalo Bills. ***PHOTO1*** Jerry Jacobs Jr. and Lou Jacobs, co-CEOs of Delaware North, said in a conference call with reporters that they would want to help with the...

Buffalo Bills’ Jim Schwartz Denied Outside Interview Request, Seems Valued by Team
January 4th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
The fact that the Buffalo Bills won't let other teams interview defensive coordinator speaks volumes about what he means to the organization. ***PHOTO1*** ESPN reported Saturday that the Bills denied the Washington Redskins permission to interview Schwartz for their head coaching position. Schwartz is considered a strong candidate to succeed Doug Marrone...

Buffalo Bills Add Mike Shanahan to Mix of Coach Candidates
January 4th, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills have reportedly added some veteran flavor to their head coaching search. ***PHOTO1*** Adam Schefter of ESPN reported that the Bills are trying to secure an interview with Mike Shanahan. The former Oakland Raiders, Denver Broncos and Washington Redskins coach has already interviewed for the San Francisco 49ers' position after...

Buffalo Bills Owners Terry, Kim Pegula to Take Part in Coaching Search
January 3rd, 2015 at 3:00 PM
When the Buffalo Bills begin interviewing coaching candidates over the weekend, they'll have some high-profile support with them in the room. ***PHOTO1*** Owners Terry and Kim Pegula are expected to take part in the interview process, according to the Associated Press. General Manager Doug Whaley will lead the search, but the Pegulas...

Bill Polian Informs Buffalo Bills That He Will not Join Team
January 2nd, 2015 at 1:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills continue to receive bad news this week as former general manager and current ESPN analyst Bill Polian has informed owner Terry Pegula that he will not be joining the franchise as a consultant. ***PHOTO1*** Polian, who helped build the Bills Super Bowl appearing teams as well as the...

Buffalo Bills Better Off Without Doug Marrone
January 1st, 2015 at 5:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills, for what seems like the 10th time this century, are beginning the new year by searching for a head coach. ***PHOTO1*** Many analysts, particularly in the national media, have said in the hours since Doug Marrone opted out of his contract that the team will be far worse off...

Buffalo Bills Sell Out Every Home Game for First Time in Five Years
December 13th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
For the first time in five years, the Buffalo Bills won't have a home game blacked out. ***PHOTO1*** The team announced Thursday that Sunday's home finale against the Green Bay Packers had sold out. The team therefore sold out every home game this year; the New York Jets game had sold out,...

Buffalo Common Council to Scout Sites for New Buffalo Bills Stadium
December 12th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The Buffalo Common Council is taking steps to be ready for if and when new Buffalo Bills owners Terry and Kim Pegula want to build a new stadium for the team. ***PHOTO1*** Council members spent this week discussing potential sites for the stadium, which Terry Pegula said would probably happen at some...

Buffalo Bills Install New ShoreTel Unified Communications System at Ralph Wilson Stadium
December 10th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
In an attempt to better staff productivity and fan relations, the Buffalo Bills have installed a new ShoreTel unified communications system at Ralph Wilson Stadium and the ADPRO Sports Training Center. ***PHOTO1*** The system is installed on 400 phones at Ralph Wilson Stadium and ADPRO Sports Training Center, which serves as the...

Buffalo Bills Alleviate Fan Concerns, Terminate Toronto Series
December 3rd, 2014 at 5:00 PM
In a maligned series that began in 2008, the Buffalo Bills first played a game up north in Toronto. The annual event went from 2008 until 2013, with a total of six regular season games and two preseason games played at Rogers Centre. ***PHOTO1*** The Buffalo Bills and Rogers Communications came to...

Buffalo Bills Owner Kim Pegula Named to NFL Foundation Board
December 2nd, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Terry and Kim Pegula rescued the Buffalo Bills from possible relocation when they purchased the team in September 2014 after the passing of team founder Ralph C. Wilson Jr. in March of this year. ***PHOTO1*** Kim Pegula will replace Mary Owen, former Bills executive vice president of strategic planning, on the NFL...

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...