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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...

Buffalo Bills Place Running Back C.J. Spiller on Injured Reserve Designated to Return List
October 22nd, 2014 at 3:00 PM
In a delayed but well planned move, the Buffalo Bills have placed injure running back C.J. Spiller on the injured reserve designated to return list. ***PHOTO1*** The list, which allows players with long-term injuries to come back without taking up a roster spot, could have been the perfect move for a...

Poor Offensive Line Performance Has Hindered Progress of Buffalo Bills
October 21st, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Next to the play of the team's quarterback, the offensive line is the most important part of a football team. The offense can't score points if they don't have time to run routes and/or create schemes. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills offensive line has been downright brutal the past two games. In the loss...

Buffalo Bills Sammy Watkins Proves to Be a Major Factor in Win Over Minnesota Vikings
October 20th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills waited until the last second to grab their fourth victory of the season, and fittingly it came at the hands of first-round draft pick Sammy Watkins. ***PHOTO1*** Watkins saw a steady dose of work Sunday being targeted 14 times. Watkins did what Bills fans were hoping for from their number...

Buffalo Bills Running Back Anthony ‘Boobie’ Dixon is Ready to Become Featured Running Back
October 20th, 2014 at 1:11 PM
Buffalo Bills Running Back Anthony ‘Boobie’ Dixon will get his chance to see increased playing time over the next few weeks. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills are moving Dixon up on the depth chart after losing C.J. Spiller to a broken collarbone for the year and Fred Jackson for a few weeks with a...

Fred Jackson Injury Update: Prognosis not as Grim as First Thought
October 19th, 2014 at 10:57 PM
The Bills pulled out a decisive 17-16 win over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. The win wasn't celebrated for very long. ***PHOTO1*** Workhorse running back Fred Jackson suffered what appeared to be a groin injury. After undergoing an MRI late Sunday, it was determined Fred Jackson has a groin injury. The MRI...

Buffalo Bills Suffer Injuries to CJ Spiller and Fred Jackson During Win Over Minnesota Vikings
October 19th, 2014 at 8:00 PM
Despite the thrilling last-second 17-16 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday afternoon, the Bills suffered some debilitating losses on the injury front. Both CJ Spiller and Fred Jackson sustained injuries that prevented them from reentering the game. ***PHOTO1*** Fred Jackson was injured on a third-and-1 run that came up short of...

Buffalo Bills Look to Extend Drives Against Minnesota Vikings, Avoid Three-and-Outs
October 18th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The Minnesota Vikings offense is struggling without quarterback Matt Cassel (out with an injury) and running back Adrian Peterson (suspended due to legal problems), but the Buffalo Bills know any NFL offense will eventually come through given enough chances. ***PHOTO1*** That's why they'll be working to extend drives when the two teams...

Buffalo Bills’ Marquise Goodwin Out for Minnesota Vikings Game
October 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills will be without wide receiver Marquise Goodwin on Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings. ***PHOTO1*** Goodwin was ruled out of the game due to a hamstring injury. He missed Friday's practice with the injury. Goodwin has been active every game but has essentially been non-existent on the field, grabbing only one...

Buffalo Bills Running Back Bryce Brown Comments on Being Inactive So Far This Season
October 17th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills made a few moves during the offseason to make the team better on offense. One of those moves was trading a fourth round draft pick to the Philadelphia Eagles for running back Bryce Brown. ***PHOTO1*** So far this season, Brown has been inactive for all six of the...

Buffalo Bills Running Back C.J. Spiller Talks About the Running Game
October 16th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills have been trying to get their run game going with limited success so far this season. One player in particular has been getting frustrated with the lack of production: C.J. Spiller. ***PHOTO1*** Spiller met with the media Wednesday and was asked about the run game and how the team...

Fixing Run Game is a Top Priority for Buffalo Bills Head Coach Doug Marrone
October 15th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The Bills have gone from being a top-10 rushing team through the first two weeks, to a mediocre 22nd in the NFL at 101.0 yards per game. How can a team expect to win games when they barely average 100 yards per game? ***PHOTO1*** Head coach Doug Marrone is making this a...

Where Has the Buffalo Bills Running Game Disappeared To?
October 14th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The Bills had dominant rushing performances in the first two weeks of the season. A resounding 193 yards in a Week One upset road-victory against the Chicago Bears. The following Week Two victory against bitter rival Miami Dolphins had Buffalo gain another 113 yards on the ground. ***PHOTO1*** Since the 2-0 start....