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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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’ 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 Receiver Mike Williams Has Requested Trade, According to GM Doug Whaley
October 13th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The drubbing of the Buffalo Bills by the New England Patriots on Sunday was something the Bills fans did not want to see. ***PHOTO1*** Apparently wide receiver Mike Williams doesn't want to endure any more losses as a Buffalo Bill either. According to General Manager Doug Whaley, Williams' agent contacted Whaley to...

Buffalo Bills’ Sammy Watkins to Be Put to the Test Against Darrelle Revis
October 11th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Buffalo Bills rookie receiver Sammy Watkins finally seems to be completely healthy. The timing of that diagnosis couldn't be better heading into what will be the toughest test of his fledgling career. ***PHOTO1*** Watkins will be paired against perennial Pro Bowl cornerback Darrelle Revis when the Bills host the New England Patriots...

Buffalo Bills Wide Receiver Sammy Watkins Comments on New England Patriots Cornerback Darelle Revis
October 9th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Buffalo Bills rookie wide receiver Sammy Watkins has been receiving the attention of opposing defenses' top cornerbacks this season, and when the Bills take on the New England Patriots Sunday, things will be much the same. ***PHOTO1*** Watkins, who has shown the ability to get open against some of the best corners...

Chris Williams and Marquis Goodwin Both Out for the Buffalo Bills Against the Houston Texans
September 27th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills received some damaging injury news today. Starting left guard Chris Williams and reserve slot receiver Marquise Goodwin will both miss Sunday's game against the Houston Texans. ***PHOTO1*** Marquise Goodwin, a second-year speedster at wide receiver, will miss the game against the Texans due to a concussion. Goodwin was a...

Buffalo Bills’ Sammy Watkins Earns NFL Rookie of the Week Honors for Week Two
September 20th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Buffalo Bills fans have a lot to be excited about these days. The team is 2-0, and their new prospective owner, Terry Pegula was approved by the NFL finance committee to become the new owner pending approval from the league owners. ***PHOTO1*** One of the bright spots on the field is the...

Sammy Watkins Scorches Miami Dolphins, Helps Propel Buffalo Bills to 2-0
September 14th, 2014 at 7:44 PM
Buffalo Bills fans are ecstatic after the team dismantled the Miami Dolphins 29-10, improving their record to 2-0. A big part of that win against the rival Dolphins was highly-touted rookie wide receiver Sammy Watkins. ***PHOTO1*** Watkins, whom the Bills selected fourth overall in the 2014 National Football League Draft, proved his...

The Williams Surname Pays Dividends for Buffalo Bills Against Chicago Bears
September 8th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills have six players on the roster with the surname Williams. ***PHOTO1*** A few were drafted by the Bills. defensive tackle Kyle Williams in 2006 (5th round, 134th overall) safety Aaron Williams (2nd round, 34th overall) safety Duke Williams (4th round, 105th overall) Two more came via integral free agent signings. defensive end Mario Williams...

Heavy Dose of Sammy Watkins, Robert Woods, and Mike Williams Could Equal Win for Buffalo Bills
September 6th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Wins have been few and far between for the Buffalo Bills lately. Three consecutive seasons with a 6-10 have led to rampant frustration from Bills fans. ***PHOTO1*** The team added two receivers with differing skill sets in the offseason. Sammy Watkins was drafted in the first round (fourth overall) of the 2014...

Buffalo Bills Wide Receiver Sammy Watkins Gives an Update on His Rib Injury
September 2nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills held practice Monday and rookie wide receiver Sammy Watkins was a participant in some of the team’s drills after re-injuring his ribs on Thursday in the team’s preseason finale. ***PHOTO1*** "I'm feeling pretty good," Watkins said. "Feel just about normal." While the Bills aren’t obligated to add any injury information...

Buffalo Bills’ Sammy Watkins Suffers Apparent Rib Injury, Exits Game Against Pittsburgh Steelers
August 17th, 2014 at 5:00 AM
The Bills dropped another tough preseason game on Saturday, falling to the Pittsburgh Steelers 19-16 on a last second 20-yard field goal by the Steelers' Shaun Suisham. ***PHOTO1*** More pressing is the apparent rib injury of highly-touted 2014 first-round pick Sammy Watkins. The wide-receiver was selected by the Buffalo Bills fourth overall...