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Buffalo Bills Game Against New York Jets Will not Be Played in Orchard Park
November 20th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
Tuesday night saw Western New York get hammered by a winter storm like no other. Snowfall totals estimated upwards of 80 inches blanketed South Buffalo and the surrounding communities. Orchard Park, where Ralph Wilson Stadium is located, was hit particularly hard. ***PHOTO1*** The NFL announced late Thursday afternoon that he game will...

Buffalo Bills Lack of Practice Places New York Jets in No-Win Situation
November 20th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills haven't practiced yet this week as a result of the major snow storm that has rocked the Orchard Park area, which leaves the New York Jets in a no-win situation. ***PHOTO1*** If the Bills and Jets play Sunday and the Jets defeat the Bills, the New York media...

Buffalo Bills Quarterback Kyle Orton Would Be Limited If Bills Practiced
November 20th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills did not hold practice on Wednesday due to the extreme weather, but the Bills were still required to submit an injury report with estimations on participation. ***PHOTO1*** One name that was added to the list was quarterback Kyle Orton, who injured his toe Thursday against the Miami Dolphins. So...

Fred Jackson Concerned About Buffalo Bills not Being Able to Practice
November 20th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills backed themselves into a corner after losing two-straight games, and now Mother Nature has made things more difficult for the 5-5 team after dumping a record amount of snow on Western New York this week. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills have not been able to practice this week because of the...

Mixed Reactions Follow News of Buffalo Bills Asking Fans for Help to Remove Snow from Stadium
November 20th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills announced yesterday that they will be offering 10 dollars an hour and a ticket to Sunday's game against the New York Jets for those interested in helping the team remove snow from Ralph Wilson Stadium. ***PHOTO1*** Western New York is currently under siege after enduring record amounts of snowfall...

Buffalo Bills Head Coach and Placekicker Help Those Stuck in Snowstorm
November 19th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The City of Buffalo was struck pretty hard by a lake-effect snowstorm Monday night. The surrounding towns and municipalities all received varying amounts of snow, anywhere from a few inches to several feet. As citizens did their best to dig themselves out of the latest Western New York blast of...

Buffalo Bills Drop to 19 in ESPN’s Latest Power Ranking
November 19th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills are currently riding a two-game losing streak that has dropped them in the AFC standings and now in ESPN.com's power rankings. ***PHOTO1*** The 75 voters that contribute to the power rankings moved the Bills down one spot to 19 after their 22-9 loss to the Miami Dolphins. Here's...

Buffalo Bills General Manager Doug Whaley Defends Trading up to Select Wide Receiver Sammy Watkins
November 19th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
When the Buffalo Bills made headlines in the first round of the NFL Draft by trading up to select wide receiver Sammy Watkins, comparisons to AJ Green were among the first comments made of the Clemson product. ***PHOTO1*** But in a rookie class that has seen multiple receivers make a significant contribution...

Buffalo Bills Defensive Tackle Marcell Dareus Leads Pro Bowl Voting for His Position
November 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills may be falling in the standings, but one player on the team leads in Pro Bowl voting for his position; Marcell Dareus. ***PHOTO1*** Dareus, who it tied for the lead in sacks for the Bills, is leading the NFL in Pro Bowl votes for all defensive tackles. The game...

Doug Whaley Comments on Futures of Jerry Hughes and Marcell Dareus for Buffalo Bills
November 19th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
When Doug Whaley traded Kelvin Sheppard to the Indianapolis Colts for Jerry Hughes, he performed one of the great trade robberies in recent memory. ***PHOTO1*** Hughes has been fantastic for the Buffalo Bills, recording 10 sacks last season and staying on pace to beat that number with 7.5 already this season. Hughes...

Buffalo Bills Fantasy Scenario: Jim Harbaugh the Next Head Coach
November 18th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
With new ownership, and another season of mediocrity, the Buffalo Bills could be searching for a new head coach soon. ***PHOTO1*** When Terry Pegula purchased the team, he vowed not to make any "immediate" changes, but after a lackluster finish to a promising season, Pegula could determine that immediate has passed, and...

Buffalo Bills Head Coach Doug Marrone Says He Will Stick with Quarterback Kyle Orton
November 18th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone has decided to stick with quarterback Kyle Orton this week. ***PHOTO1*** Just one week after one of Orton's worst performances, Marrone has decided to keep the veteran at the helm instead of opting for the second-year man in EJ Manuel. "Right now I'm planning on...

Buffalo Bills Cornerback Leodis McKelvin Placed on IR; Bills Sign Bacarri Rambo
November 18th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
The season is over for another Buffalo Bills starting player Monday. The Bills officially placed cornerback Leodis McKelvin on injured reserve. ***PHOTO1*** McKelvin, who guaranteed a win against the Miami Dolphins, was unable to finish the game Sunday after injuring his ankle while attempting to tackle Lamar Miller in the second quarter....

Aaron Williams not Counting Buffalo Bills Out of the Playoffs Just Yet
November 18th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills put their playoff hopes seriously in doubt after dropping two must-win games in a row, but safety Aaron Williams is not ready to pack it in just yet. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills were in prime position to latch onto a playoff spot two weeks ago, but after losing a lead...

Buffalo Bills Look to Improve Play on Home Field
November 18th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills are 2-3 in the friendly confines of Ralph Wilson Stadium, and with three games left at home, the team will need to get its act together. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills are 5-5 on the season, and have little room for error as playoff chances are looking bleak for the team....

Last Time Buffalo Bills Made the Playoffs, the World was a Different Place
November 17th, 2014 at 5:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills are riding a 14-year playoff drought, and after the Bills choked the last two weeks, it appears that streak will be moved to 15 years. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills weren't always the laughing stock of the NFL. In fact, the franchise once dominated the AFC. Everybody knows about Jim Kelly,...

Buffalo Bills Cornerback Corey Graham Says Defense Needs to ‘Get Back to the Fundamentals’
November 17th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The Buffalo Bills defense felt that they had one of their worst performances of the year against the Miami Dolphins. ***PHOTO1*** Bills head coach Doug Marrone commented that the defense had missed the most tackles he had ever seen in a game. While that may not be entirely true, the...

Buffalo Bills Wide Receiver Chris Hogan Says Offense Needs to Adjust to Defenses
November 17th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
It comes as no surprise to Buffalo Bills fans that players are starting to get frustrated with the red zone offense. ***PHOTO1*** The Bills are coming off of another game without a red zone touchdown, which is causing the Bills to lose key games at a critical time in the season....

Buffalo Bills to Get a More Rested New York Jets Team This Time Around
November 17th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills handled the New York Jets in week eight, but that doesn't mean that this Sunday's rematch will be another walk in the park. ***PHOTO1*** The Jets are likely stewing over the bitter defeat Buffalo handed them, and while the Bills have an extended break after playing on Thursday, the...

Fred Jackson Likely to Return Sunday for Buffalo Bills
November 17th, 2014 at 9:00 AM
The Buffalo Bills were without the heart and soul of the offense on Thursday when Fred Jackson couldn't go, but don't expect that to be the case this Sunday when the New York Jets come to town. ***PHOTO1*** Head coach Doug Marrone told the media after Thursday's game that Jackson would have...