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Buffalo Bills Legend Jim Kelly is Cancer-Free, per Latest Scan
January 23rd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly isn't 100 percent out of the woods, but he got yet more good news this week as he continues his recovery from cancer. ***PHOTO1*** His wife, Jill, posted on Instagram this week that a scan showed no signs of cancer: "Dr. C walks in with a big...

Former Buffalo Bills Plentiful in NFL Conference Championship Weekend
January 17th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
To say that former Buffalo Bills defensive lineman Alan Branch lucked out is a bit of an understatement. ***PHOTO1*** Five months ago, Branch was in a suburban Buffalo jail cell after being arrested for DWI. The team released Branch - who was already in the team's dog house for coming to...

Three Former Buffalo Bills in Latest College Football Hall of Fame Class
January 10th, 2015 at 3:00 PM
Three former Buffalo Bills are among the 17 newest members of the College Football Hall of Fame. ***PHOTO1*** Former guard Ruben Brown, defensive lineman Art Still and coach Dick Jauron were among the enshrinees announced Friday. Brown joined the Bills out of the University of Pittsburgh in 1995. He was a nine-time Pro...

Buffalo Bills’ Comeback Win Over Houston Oilers was 22 Years Ago Saturday
January 3rd, 2015 at 5:00 PM
Twenty-two years ago Saturday, "The Comeback" became a phrase forever etched into the lore of Buffalo Bills history. ***PHOTO1*** On Jan. 3, 1993, the Bills completed the greatest comeback in NFL history, erasing a 32-point deficit in the AFC Wild Card game to beating the Houston Oilers in overtime, 41-38. It remains...

Former Buffalo Bills Linebacker Darryl Talley to Appear at Buffalo Auto Show
January 2nd, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Former Buffalo Bills linebacker - who caught the hearts of Bills fans last year when his post-career struggles became public - will be in Western New York next month. ***PHOTO1*** Talley is set to appear at the Buffalo Auto Show, which takes place Feb. 5-8. A link pertaining to his appearance appears...

New England Patriots’ Alan Branch Cashes in on Second Chance After Blowing It with Buffalo Bills
December 27th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The 2014 season couldn't have started any worse for former Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Alan Branch. The ending couldn't be playing out any better, though. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills ended up cutting him after he came to training camp out of shape and was then arrested for DWI in August. Several court appearances...

Former Buffalo Bills Wide Receiver Eric Moulds Proud to Lead the Charge Sunday
November 8th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Former Buffalo Bills wide receiver Eric Moulds will be returning to Ralph Wilson Stadium Sunday to lead the charge onto the field. Moulds, who played for the Bills for 10 years, shared his excitement about the Bills this season and shared his thought that he's "more than convinced" that the...

Former Buffalo Bills Receiver Terrell Owens to Appear on Celebrity Apprentice Show
November 5th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Terrell Owens played only one of his fifteen NFL seasons with the Buffalo Bills, a rather inconspicuous 2009 season where he caught 55 passes for 829 yards and five touchdowns. He was given the key to the City of Buffalo by Mayor Byron W. Brown. ***PHOTO1*** The whole spectacle was laughable in...

Former Buffalo Bills Receiver Andre Reed to Get Hometown Honor Despite Profane Tirade
October 30th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Former Buffalo Bills wide receiver Andre Reed will receive honors from his hometown high school this weekend, in spite of a recent profanity-laced tirade he directed at a fellow alum on social media. ***PHOTO1*** The field at J. Birney Crum Stadium at Dieruff High School in Allentown, Pa., will be renamed in...

Former Buffalo Bills Quarterback Kevin Kolb: Concussion Symptoms Linger
October 25th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Kevin Kolb was knocked out of the Buffalo Bills lineup - and the NFL - before he ever got a full chance to prove what he could do. He said he's OK with that, but the symptoms from the four concussions he sustained while in the league continue to dominate...

Buffalo Bills Would Be Wise to Make Ryan Fitzpatrick Win Game for Houston Texans
September 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
If ever there were a quarterback against whom the Buffalo Bills could rebound, it's the Houston Texans' Ryan Fitzpatrick. ***PHOTO1*** Fitz led the Bills for four forgettable seasons earlier this century, frustrating fans with his inconsistent play and inability to stop shooting himself in the foot. The Harvard product has never yielded...

Ten Former Buffalo Bills Among Preliminary Pro Football Hall of Fame Nominees
September 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Ten former players and coaches who spent time with the Buffalo Bills are among the 99 preliminary nominees for the Pro Football Hall of Fame class of 2015. ***PHOTO1*** None of them are very likely to join Andre Reed and the other Bills' hall of famers this year. Of any of these...

Buffalo Bills Alumni Plan Tribute to Ralph Wilson Jr. During Alumni Weekend
September 6th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills Alumni Foundation will pay tribute to the team's founder, the late Ralph Wilson Jr., during its alumni weekend festivities next weekend. ***PHOTO1*** The foundation's "The Teams That Ralph Built" celebration begins Sept. 13 with a VIP gala at Seneca Niagara Casino and Hotel in Niagara Falls. Former Bills punter...

Former Buffalo Bills Defensive Tackle Alan Branch Pleads not Guilty to DWI
September 4th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Former Buffalo Bills defensive tackle Alan Branch pleaded not guilty this week to numerous charges stemming from his arrest on suspicion of DWI. ***PHOTO1*** Branch was arrested Aug. 23 after he was seen by New York State Police vomiting out of the driver's side door of a car in Cheektowaga. Police say...

Buffalo Bills Legend Jim Kelly Gets Good News in His Fight Against Cancer
August 23rd, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly got good news this week as he continues his fight against cancer. ***PHOTO1*** The Manhattan hospital treating him shared word Wednesday that Kelly's cancer is essentially - but tentatively - gone. "The treatments so far have completely eliminated Mr. Kelly's pain, and his level of function has...

Buffalo Bills’ Andre Reed Officially Enters Pro Football Hall of Fame
August 3rd, 2014 at 12:00 PM
With one last pass from quarterback Jim Kelly and a group hug from several other former teammates, former Buffalo Bills wide receiver Andre Reed finally got his Hall of Fame moment Saturday night. The standout wideout had been a eight-time finalist before getting the call this past winter. His numbers -...

Buffalo Bills’ Jim Kelly at Hall of Fame Weekend for Andre Reed Despite Cancer Treatment
August 2nd, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly was known for his toughness on the field. He's showing that toughness well into retirement, taking part in Pro Football Hall of Fame festivities even as he continues to recover from cancer treatment. ***PHOTO1*** Kelly underwent chemotherapy and radiation this past spring for squamous cell carcinoma,...

Buffalo Bills’ Andre Reed Gets Hall of Fame Gold Jacket
August 2nd, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Buffalo Bills great Andre Reed began the weekend he's waited years for Friday, getting his Pro Football Hall of Fame jacket. The best moment is yet to come Saturday, when he's officially enshrined in the hall. ***PHOTO1*** The seven-time Hall of Fame finalist will finally take his spot beside so many of...

Former Buffalo Bills Quarterback Kevin Kolb Charged with Boating While Intoxicated
July 1st, 2014 at 11:15 AM
Former Buffalo Bills quarterback Kevin Kolb would not seem to be making good use of his offseason, as he faces boating while intoxicated charges in Texas. ***PHOTO1*** Texas Parks and Wildlife Department agents charged Kolb Saturday in Willacy County, in the southern part of the state. He was released hours later on...

Former Buffalo Bills Player J.D. Hill Among Eight Suing NFL Over Painkillers
June 28th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
Former Buffalo Bills receiver J.D. Hill is one of eight former NFL players suing the league in a claim they were forced to take illegally supplied painkillers without being advised of the side effects. ***PHOTO1***  The lawsuit alleges the league cared about its profits than the players' health. The players say they...