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Buffalo Bills Will Relax, but Remain Focused During Bye Week
October 30th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
As the Buffalo Bills currently reside at 5-3 on the season, they will attempt to relax and recuperate during the bye week. A team that has exceeded expectations thus far, head coach Doug Marrone will try to guide his team and keep them competitive despite not playing again for another...

Buffalo Bills Would Give Cleveland Browns 25th Pick in NFL Draft If Season Ended Today
October 30th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
When the Buffalo Bills sent this upcoming draft's first round pick to the Cleveland Browns so they could select wide receiver Sammy Watkins, the Bills said they were trading a late-round pick. ***PHOTO1*** If the season ended today, that wouldn't be untrue. If the season ended today, which obviously it...

Buffalo Bills Wide Receiver Sammy Watkins Named NFL Offensive Rookie of the Month
October 30th, 2014 at 1:05 PM
When the Buffalo Bills drafted Sammy Watkins in the first round of the NFL Draft, the team knew he had tremendous talent. The NFL is starting to take note, naming Watkins the NFL offensive rookie of the month. ***PHOTO1*** Since quarterback Kyle Orton took over, Watkins has flourished, and the past...

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...

National Media Outlets not Confident in Buffalo Bills During Home-Stretch of the Season
October 30th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills are 5-3 coming into the bye week, with four winnable games on tap, but national media outlets still don't have faith that they can be playoff contenders. ***PHOTO1*** Gregg Rosenthal's column on NFL.com suggests that the Bills have too tough of a schedule in the second-half of the season...

Buffalo Bills to Host Electronic Recycling Drive on Saturday, Nov. 1
October 29th, 2014 at 5:19 PM
While other teams will be hard at work preparing for a game during Week Nine, the Buffalo Bills will be hosting an electronics recycling drive on Saturday Nov. 1 at Ralph Wilson Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** The event will take place on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. in the fieldhouse parking lot....

NFL.com Reports Buffalo Bills Rank First in NFL in the “Toxic Differential”
October 29th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills may not be at the top of the standings in the NFL, but one former NFL coach says that the Bills are one of the teams to look out for moving forward based on the "toxic differential." ***PHOTO1*** Former Baltimore Ravens coach and current NFL.com analyst Brian Billick has...

ESPN.com Ranks Buffalo Bills 16th in Latest Power Ranking
October 29th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills have won two-straight games and sit at a 5-3 record heading into the bye week, yet still sit dead in the middle of the power rankings. ***PHOTO1*** One reason may be strength of schedule so far. When looking at the power rankings, the Bills have beaten the...

Buffalo Bills’ Offensive Coordinator Nathaniel Hackett Welcomes Criticism
October 29th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills are 5-3 coming into the bye week, but that has not stopped the critics from weighing in on their displeasure of the play-calling by offensive coordinator Nathaniel Hackett. ***PHOTO1*** Hackett has been criticized all season, even after the Bills put up a season-high 43 points against the New York...

Kyle Orton Recognizes Opportunity for Buffalo Bills
October 29th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
Players for the Buffalo Bills have consistently said this team is different than those of year's past, and with the Bills sitting at 5-3 at the bye week, they could be right. ***PHOTO1*** One major reason for that is the play of Kyle Orton. Orton has provided stability to the quarterback position...

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...

Former Buffalo Bills Running Back OJ Simpson Seeks Appeal in Nevada
October 28th, 2014 at 4:20 PM
Former Buffalo Bills running back O.J. Simpson is seeing his appeal for release from Nevada prison head to the state Supreme Court. ***PHOTO1*** Simpson, who was convicted of kidnapping and robbery in a Las Vegas hotel room in 2008, is claiming that the lower courts were wrong to deny Simpson a new...

Buffalo Bills Hoping to Get Healthy During Bye Week
October 28th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills are heading into the bye week at the mid-point of the season, and getting healthy is the main objective. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills lost C.J. Spiller for the foreseeable future against the Minnesota Vikings. They lost Fred Jackson in the same game, but are hopeful that he can return after...

Buffalo Bills Hope to Sustain Success After Bye Week
October 28th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills are 5-3 heading into the bye this week and they hope to continue to have success when they get back on the field. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills have been 5-3 on three separate occasions since 2000, but none of those seasons saw Buffalo in the playoffs. Buffalo has a favorable...

Leodis McKelvin Showing He’s a Pivotal Cog in Buffalo Bills Defense
October 27th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The strength of the Buffalo Bills defense is their defensive line, which features three Pro-Bowl players from last season (Mario Williams, Kyle Williams, and Marcell Dareus). As the aforementioned continue to wreak havoc on opposing quarterbacks, another facet of the Bills defense is paying dividends. ***PHOTO1*** Leodis McKelvin, in his seventh season...

Buffalo Bills Enter Bye Week with Winning Record; a Rare Treat
October 27th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills are heading into their Week 8 bye with a rare treat, a winning record. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills finished the New York Jets off with a 43-23 win en route to becoming 5-3 after their first eight games, including 3-1 in their last four games. But having a winning record...

Buffalo Bills May Be Active at Tuesday’s NFL Trade Deadline
October 27th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills are quickly approaching Tuesday's NFL trade deadline with a few weaknesses and one player rumored to be requesting a trade. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills could make a move before the deadline hits, with plenty of teams looking to make a change for the better as the push for the...

Sammy Watkins Makes Rookie Mistake in Buffalo Bills’ Win Over New York Jets
October 27th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Sammy Watkins has emerged as a very dangerous player for the Buffalo Bills, but there is one play that he would like to have back this season, and it came in yesterday's win over the New York Jets. ***PHOTO1*** Watkins caught a deep pass in the middle of the field and sprinted...

Buffalo Bills Week Eight Reaction: Mission Accomplished
October 27th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
After dropping an important game at home to the New England Patriots, the Buffalo Bills knew they needed to win the next two games to get to 5-3 before the bye week. ***PHOTO1*** That mission has been accomplished. Buffalo dumped the New York Jets 43-23 Sunday, proving that Geno Smith has no...