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Buffalo Bills Could Move Toward Elite Status by Acquiring Chicago Bears’ Jay Cutler
December 20th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The benching of Jay Cutler in favor of Jimmy Clausen (yes, Jimmy Clausen) pretty much spells an end to Cutler's tenure with the Chicago Bears. The Buffalo Bills - who are just a quarterback away from seriously contending for the AFC East title - would be wise to snatch him...

Buffalo Bills Clear Running Back C.J. Spiller to Return to Active Roster
December 16th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills have officially cleared running back C.J. Spiller to play and will be added to the active roster. ***PHOTO1*** Spiller, who broke his collarbone, was placed on the injured reserve with a designation to return earlier this season. While Spiller may be cleared to play, it does not mean that he...

Buffalo Bills’ Sammy Watkins Among Leaders in NFL Jersey Sales
December 13th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins has the second-highest-selling jersey among NFL rookies. ***PHOTO1*** Numbers from Dick's Sporting Goods show Watkins' jersey sales trailing only those of Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel among first-year players. Manziel's season debut in relief during the Browns' loss to the Bills, combined with his impending debut...

Buffalo Bills Head Coach Doug Marrone Calls Quarterback Kyle Orton’s Slide a ‘Poor Decision’
December 10th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
During the Buffalo Bills game in Denver against the Broncos, the Bills faced a 3rd-and-1 on the Denver 25. On that play, Bills quarterback Kyle Orton rolled out to the right, and while being pressured, slid behind the line of scrimmage for a loss on the play instead of going...

Chris Hogan Proving to Be Valuable Addition at Wide Receiver for the Buffalo Bills
December 7th, 2014 at 10:15 PM
The Buffalo Bills made several moves this offseason to bolster their offense. They jettisoned veteran receiver Stevie Johnson to the San Francisco 49ers for a draft choice. They also traded for Buffalo native Mike Williams. Williams has been inactive for the last four games. Promising rookie Sammy Watkins was drafted...

MarQueis Gray Sparks Buffalo Bills 26-10 Win Over Cleveland Browns
November 30th, 2014 at 8:00 PM
The life of an National Football League prospect can be considered a labor of love. Players commit themselves to vigorous training regimens, all in the hopes to gain a spot on one of 32 NFL rosters. ***PHOTO1*** MarQueis Gray, a second-year tight end for the Buffalo Bills has had quite a journey....

Robert Woods is Lauded by Jets Head Coach Rex Ryan After Buffalo Bills 38-3 Win
November 26th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Sammy Watkins was the main focu of the New York Jets defense going into their Monday night game. While the Jets limited Watkins to three catches for 35 yards, teammate Robert Woods thrived, setting career highs in catches (nine) and receiving yards (118) to go along with one touchdown. ***PHOTO1*** "We had...

Anthony Dixon Contributes in Many Ways During 38-3 Blowout Win Against the New York Jets
November 25th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
During the offseason, the Buffalo Bills made several trades and signed a few free agents. The goal was to compliment a roster brimming with potential at several key positions. ***PHOTO1*** The signing of running back Anthony "Boobie" Dixon to a three-year, $3.5 million contract on March 15, 2014 was seen as a...

Buffalo Bills Wide Receiver Mike Williams Says It was “Wrong” for Bills to Deactivate Him
November 11th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
After the Buffalo Bills gave up their fourth quarter lead to the Kansas City Chiefs and surrendered their fourth loss of the season, wide receiver Mike Williams told the press that it was the wrong decision by the Bills to keep him inactive for the game. ***PHOTO1*** "Anytime I...

Fred Jackson Gives Update After Thursday Practice; Remains Limited
November 7th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson commented to the media Thursday about his limited practice and how his injured groin felt Thursday morning after practicing on it on Wednesday. ***PHOTO1*** So far, Jackson is happy with his progress. “Woke up today and there was no residual effect from Wednesday,”...

Buffalo Bills Running Back Fred Jackson Hopeful to Return to Practice Wednesday
November 5th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
On Monday, Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson was at practice, but was doing individual workouts on the sidelines. ***PHOTO1*** After that workout, Jackson had reason to be optimistic that he could be back to practice on Wednesday. It appears his groin is healing faster than he expected. "It's a waiting game...

Sammy Watkins’ Rookie Season Approaching That of Hall of Famer Andre Reed
November 3rd, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Sammy Watkins has performed at a very high level in the first eight games of his NFL career. Through the first eight games, Watkins has 38 catches for 590 yards and five touchdowns. His stellar play thus far has warranted comparisons to another Bills receiver from the 1980s, one who...

A Statistical Analysis of Buffalo Bills Quarterbacks After Eight Games
October 28th, 2014 at 7:00 PM
After the first half of the season, the Bills found themselves with two quarterbacks who have started four games. ***PHOTO1*** EJ Manuel came out of the gate as the season starter, but his inability to keep the offense on track brought Kyle Orton into the mix. After four starts each, Orton appears to...

Kyle Orton’s Calm Demeanor Has Steadying Effect on Buffalo Bills
October 28th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
When the Bills made the switch to Kyle Orton at starting quarterback following the 23-17 loss at the Houston Texans, not much was expected of the ten-year veteran quarterback. He had bounced around on four other NFL teams, starting a total of 70 games and compiling a record of 35-35...

Buffalo Bills Confident in Backup Backfield Entering New York Jets Game
October 24th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills are down to their third- and fourth-string running backs entering this weekend's game against the New York Jets. But the other members of the offense don't seem to have lost one bit of confidence in the running game even with the top two back out with injuries. ***PHOTO1*** Both...

Kraig Urbik Likely to Start at Left Guard for Buffalo Bills Against the New York Jets
October 23rd, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Hoping to change the recent misfortunes of his offensive line, head coach Doug Marrone might turn to veteran Kraig Urbik to start at left guard. ***PHOTO1*** Urbik, who signed with Buffalo in 2010 after spending the 2009 season with the Pittsburgh Steelers. He was originally drafted by the Pittsburgh in the third...

Buffalo Bills Wide Receiver Mike Williams Drops on Depth Chart
October 23rd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Buffalo Bills wide receiver Mike Williams has continually dropped down the depth chart. ***PHOTO1*** The reason behind it may not just be the lack of productivity from Williams, but also the rise of receivers such as Chris Hogan. Williams commented on the recent drop. "I'm actually behind a lot of guys," Williams said....

Buffalo Bills Wide Receiver Sammy Watkins Dismisses New York Jets Coach Rex Ryan; Fake Interview Questions
October 23rd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When Buffalo Bills rookie wide receiver Sammy Watkins took to the media via conference call on Wednesday, he did not expect to hear questions from the head coach of the New York Jets, but that's just what happened. ***PHOTO1*** For the second time this regular season, Jets head coach Rex Ryan...

Buffalo Bills’ Sammy Watkins up for NFL Rookie of the Week Honors
October 23rd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Sammy Watkins' performance Sunday for the Buffalo Bills has him up for leaguewide honors. ***PHOTO1*** The rookie wide receiver was nominated for NFL Rookie of the Week. Watkins had nine catches for 122 yards Sunday and two touchdowns, including the game-winning score with one second left to beat the Minnesota Vikings. Watkins previously...

Potential Trade Candidates on the Buffalo Bills
October 22nd, 2014 at 5:00 PM
With less than a week until the National Football League trade deadline, the Buffalo Bills could stand to make a deal or two to improve their chances at making the playoffs for the first time this century. ***PHOTO1*** As the roster currently stands, the Bills have a glut of receivers on the...