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PLAYERS: Leodis McKelvin
TEAMS: Buffalo Bills
Leodis McKelvin's career with the Buffalo Bills has taken some swift twists and turns, much like his punt returns. After a solid rookie season that saw McKelvin living up to his lofty first-round draft status -- 11th overall in 2008 -- the speedy cornerback made one massive blunder. During a Week 1 showdown with the Patriots on Monday Night Football in 2009, McKelvin fumbled an unnecessary kick return late in the fourth quarter and ultimately cost the Bills both the lead and the win. Since that disastrous game, McKelvin has focused on being a reliable option in the return game....

Risking the health of Spiller, Jackson worth beating the Patriots?

For most Buffalo Bills fans there is no team despised quite like Tom Brady and the New England Patriots. Yes, that’s me rooting for a Brady season ending injury each week. There is good reason for the hate. You see, the Buffalo Bills have been on the losing end of the match-up for some time now and frustration starts to mount as a die-hard fan. After seven straight series sweeps...

Bills RB Jackson feels 'OK' after first practice

Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson says he feels OK after returning to practice for the first time since spraining his right knee on Sept. 9 The next test, Jackson said Wednesday, is how his knee feels Thursday morning to determine how ready he might be to play against New England this weekend. Jackson said he felt only a little pain after practicing on a limited basis. He...

Fred Jackson Still Dealing with Knee Pain

Fred Jackson told reporters after his practice on Wednesday that he felt more sore that expected. Jackson is looking to return to the starting lineup for the Bills against the Patriots on Sunday. CJ Spiller has already been ruled out for Sunday’s contest due to an injured shoulder, leaving Chan Gailey with few options at tailback. If Jackson is unable to play, Tashard Choice will...

Bills' Jackson expected to play Sunday

Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson is expected to play against New England on Sunday, barring any last-minute setback to his sprained right knee. Coach Chan Gailey provided the update after Jackson took part in most of practice Thursday. It was his second straight workout since he was hurt in a season-opening loss at the New York Jets. Jackson's return would provide a...

Fred Jackson Confident of Week 4 Return

Bills running back Fred Jackson (sprained LCL) said on a Monday night radio show that "Unless something completely unexpected happens, I will be ready to go Sunday."Fantasy Spin:Great news for fantasy owners. Jackson's replacement, C.J. Spiller, led the league in rushing through two weeks, but injured his shoulder against Cleveland and is doubtful for Week 4. That gives...

Tom Brady mocked on Buffalo billboard

RT if you agree!!! #BillsMafia #PatriotsWeek #Buffalo #290Billboard…— Northtown Automotive (@NorthtownAuto) September 27, 2012 Back at the Super Bowl, Tom Brady dissed Buffalo hotels. He said they're not "the nicest places in the world". Oops.Northtown Automotive, the official automotive dealer of the Buffalo Bills, took those words to...

Bills vs Pats … shades of 2011?

Last year's celebratory shenanigans. Last year, right around this time, the Buffalo Bills pulled a stunt so unBillievable that the team’s lucky its fan base didn’t experience a collective heart attack. They beat the Patriots–in a true nail biter, I might add–for the first time since 2003. Let’s take a moment to relive that moment by clicking here. Ok, now that we...

Fred Jackson Expected to Play Sunday Against Patriots, C.J. Spiller's Status Still Unclear

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Though C.J. Spiller is a question mark, the Buffalo Bills are expected to have running back Fred Jackson ready to play against the New England Patriots this weekend. Coach Chan Gailey provided the encouraging update Thursday after Jackson made it through his second straight day of practice since spraining his right knee in a season-opening loss at the New York...

Fred Jackson, C.J. Spiller questionable for Sunday

The Buffalo Bills have listed both Fred Jackson and C.J. Spiller as questionable for Sunday’s showdown with the Patriots. “I think they both have a chance, a legitimate chance,” said Bills head coach Chan Gailey. If neither Jackson or Spiller plays, Tashard Choice would likely get the start.  He could still play even if only Jackson or Spiller is active.

Meet #BillsMafia

If you’re a Bills fan–and even if you’re not–you might have noticed the Twitter hashtag “#BillsMafia” attached to football tweets, especially during games. But if you’re not a Bills fan–or maybe even if you are–you probably don’t know exactly what it means. Turns out, you’re not alone. Lifelong Bills fan Del Reid “co-created” the phrase, but he didn’t...

Cowboys sign punter Brian Moorman

According to Calvin Watkins of, the Cowboys have signed free agent punter Brian Moorman, formerly of the Bills. Punter Chris Jones has a knee injury, which could land him on IR.

Buffalo Bills and Cleveland Browns fans fight (Video)

As it has been previously noted on this site, when you mix rowdy NFL fans and alcohol bad things are bound to happen. Check out this fan fight between the Buffalo Bills and the Cleveland Browns from last Sunday's game: (Courtesy of 104.5 The Team)

NFL Week 4: Picks, predictions based on confidence

New England Patriots at Buffalo Bills: I haven’t jumped on the Ryan Fitzpatrick, C.J. Spiller and Buffalo Bills hype yet. Beating the Browns and crushing the Chiefs isn’t much to write home about. There is no doubt the Patriots defense need a lot of work and the team is having a hard time replacing TE Aaron Hernandez. There might be hope for the Bills this week but I honestly...
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