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Buffalo Bills to Gain by Doing Nothing During Bye Week
October 31st, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills enter their bye week in a good place in terms of pushing for a playoff spot. But several games could have them sitting that much prettier after their week off. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills are 5-3 at their halfway point. They're tied for a Wild Card spot with the Baltimore...

Buffalo Bills, Minnesota Vikings Linked by Super Bowl Infamy
October 19th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills and Minnesota VIkings may not meet often, but the cross-conference rivals are linked for the time being by an infamous bit of Super Bowl trivia. ***PHOTO1*** The two teams are know for being the only two squads to go 0-for-4 in the Super Bowl. Minnesota came up empty four...

Buffalo Bills Ratings Dip Slightly but Remain Among Best in NFL
October 3rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills saw their TV ratings drop a bit in their Week Four loss to the Houston Texans, but they remained some of the stronger numbers in the NFL. ***PHOTO1*** Nielsen numbers for Sept. 28 show a 33.3 rating, meaning exactly one-third of the TV sets in the Buffalo-Niagara TV market...

Buffalo Bills Posting Some of the Best TV Ratings in the NFL in 2014
September 26th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills posted a season-high in the local ratings in their Week Three home loss to the San Diego Chargers, and they remain one of the most-watched teams in the NFL in their home market. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills posted a 37.8 rating for the game, meaning 37.8 percent of the TV...

Buffalo Bills in Bottom Third in Ultimate Team Rankings
September 20th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills are a lot closer to the bottom than the top of ESPN's Ultimate Team Rankings. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills came in 82nd overall out of 122 franchises in the NFL, NHL, NBA and MLB. They came in 19th in the NFL. ESPN utilized several consulting firms and fan surveys to...

Buffalo Bills Favored by Some to Win AFC East
September 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
As improbable as it would seem to even entertain the notion, some projections - while still very early - have the Buffalo Bills winning the AFC East. ***PHOTO1*** Football Outsiders runs simulations of the NFL 50,000 times and updates them weekly. After week two, the 2-0 Bills recorded a mean number of...

National Football League Hires Four Women to Shape New Domestic Violence Policy
September 16th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The 2014 National Football League season is only two weeks old. Several teams are certainly surprising everyone. The Buffalo Bills are 2-0 and atop the AFC East division. While the New Orleans Saints, a popular preseason pick to win the Super Bowl, are a disappointing 0-2. ***PHOTO1*** What is even more alarming...

Buffalo Bills See Playoff Odds Crawl Upward
September 12th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Buffalo Bills fans undoubtedly feel better about this season after Sunday's win over the Chicago Bears. ***PHOTO1*** Computers and bettors are also feeling better about the Bills. Updated odds from Sports Club State say the Bills have a 45.4 percent chance of making the playoffs. That's up 7.5 percent from the week before. The...

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 Historically Have Had Hard Luck in Season Openers
September 7th, 2014 at 12:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills enter the 2014 season opener Sunday at the Chicago Bears with a lot of enthusiasm. A look back at the Bills' history suggests opening day more often than not ends on a much more sour note. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills have gone 21-33 in their first 54 season openers. That...

Five Reasons the Buffalo Bills Can Make the Playoffs in 2014
September 6th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The last time the Buffalo Bills made the NFL playoffs, Bill Clinton was president and the phrase "Music City Miracle" hadn't yet been coined. ***PHOTO1*** That miraculous play in the Bills' Wild Card loss to the Tennessee Titans in the 1999 season is the last memory Bills fans have of their team...

Get Super Bowl XLIX Tickets for up to 90% Off Through TicketScore
August 22nd, 2014 at 11:30 AM
Every NFL fan dreams of seeing their team in the Super Bowl and now you can check that off your bucket list with the help of Ticketscore.com. They have a system in place to get you to the biggest games for a fixed weekly buy-in price; and when your team...

Buffalo Bills Third in NFL Most Likable Franchise List
June 29th, 2014 at 12:15 PM
The Buffalo Bills are among the most likable teams in the NFL, according to a recent ranking. ***PHOTO1*** Fox Sports named the Bills the third-most likable team among neutral parties. The rankings come from the perspective of a new fan of the sport choosing a team to follow, like some U.S. soccer...

Buffalo Bills Picked by Vegas to Have Among the Fewest Wins in the NFL in 2014
May 20th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Las Vegas - perhaps rightfully so - doesn't think much of the Buffalo Bills' chances in 2014. New odds from Las Vegas bookmakers have an over/under of 6.5 wins for the Bills in 2014. That's tied for the fourth-lowest total in the NFL. ***PHOTO1*** That number might initially seem low, given the optimism surrounding...

Buffalo Bills’ Super Bowl Odds Unchanged After 2014 NFL Draft
May 14th, 2014 at 4:08 PM
The Buffalo Bills' 2014 draft did nothing to persuade or dissuade Las Vegas oddsmakers. The Bills were listed this week as 75-to-1 shots to win the Super Bowl next season - the exact same odds they had prior to the draft. Those odds are second-worst in the NFL. The Oakland Raiders...

Buffalo Bills Fans Represent Club Well at Super Bowl XLVIII
February 6th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
An unscientific survey of the crowd at MetLife Stadium for Super Bowl XLVIII found the Buffalo Bills to be among the most well-represented teams by fans. ***PHOTO1*** The Wall Street Journal did a jersey count prior to the game. Leading the way were four obvious teams - the winning Seattle Seahawks, losing...

Buffalo Bills Among Longest Shots to Win Super Bowl XLIX
February 4th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Early odds for Super Bowl XLIX have the Buffalo Bills among the longest shots to win the big game in the 2014 season. Odds from pregame.com list the Bills as 70-to-1 shots to be the Lombardi Trophy holders 12 months from now. But money has actually come in on the Bills...

NFL Mulling the Elimination of Extra Point Kicks
January 21st, 2014 at 1:00 PM
A proposal under consideration by the NFL would eliminate extra points as they're known.   Commissioner Roger Goodell said he envisions a time when extra points no longer exist. Once a true test of skill, such kicks are now all but automatic; only five out of 1,183 were missed in 2013.   ***PHOTO1***   Instead,...

Odds Already Beginning to Filter in for 2013/2014 NFL Playoff Teams
December 21st, 2013 at 9:38 AM
We are almost at the end of the regular season stage of the 2013/14 NFL season, which means we have a pretty good idea of which sides will be advancing from it to take part in the playoffs. We certainly know that sides like the New England Patriots, the Denver...

Buffalo Bills’ Playoff Chances Improve During Bye Week
November 25th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills got a lot of help during their bye week Sunday in their unlikely quest for an AFC playoff spot.   The 4-7 Bills are now only one game out of the final Wild Card spot. The Jets lost to Baltimore 19-3, while Miami lost 20-16 to Carolina. Both teams...