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According to the Associated Press via Black Sports Online, the bill collectors that have been trying to collect the lockout loan that Buffalo Bills quarterback Vince Young took out last season attempted to serve him lawsuit papers at training camp.
Here’s the story from the AP:
In papers filed in New York State Supreme Court in Manhattan on Monday, Young said he never dealt with the loan company, Pro Player Funding. He added, he has no recollection of agreeing to or signing documents to take out a $1.877 million loan in May 2011.
And Young said in an affidavit that he is unaware of who took out the loan in his name and that, to his knowledge, he never received any money from the loan.
In filing the motion, the quarterback’s attorneys are asking the court to stop Pro Player from attempting to collect money and also bar the company from approaching the quarterback during training camp.
Young said a person tried to approach him at training camp in suburban Rochester earlier this mon...
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Vince Young is seeking a protective court order to stop a company from collecting nearly $1.7 million on a loan the Buffalo quarterback says he has no knowledge of ever taking out.
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The Buffalo Bills placed Torell Troup on the season-ending injured reserve list Thursday in the latest setback of the defensive tackle's young career.
Troup spent the past month showing very little progress since having back surgery in December. That's when he had two disks fused to repair a nagging injury that limited Troup to just six games last season.
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It’s an overused statement, for sure, but the NFL really does stand for “Not For Long” in many cases.
Just four short years ago, Shawne Merriman was one of the most dominant and feared pass rushing linebackers in the game. Yet, yesterday he was given his outright release from Buffalo after only five games and one sack with the team.
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The Buffalo Bills' game Aug. 25 against the Pittsburgh Steelers has sold out, the team announced Wednesday.
Buffalo's ABC affiliate, WBKW, Channel 7, will air the game in Buffalo. Bills CEO Russ Brandon tweeted the news Wednesday afternoon:
"Great job by our staff putting together a full night of great family activities & special thanks to WBKW for...
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