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Robert J. Hall has been a devoted fan of the Buffalo Bills for many, many years. A season ticket holder since the 1970s, Hall, a 57-year-old resident of Oakville, Ontario, has another passion in his life almost as profound as his love for his favorite football team: a dedication to the hobby of constructing Lego replicas. [...]
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Even while saying he’s satisfied with how quarterback Vince Young has looked so far, Bills coach Chan Gailey admitted Young is having trouble picking up his offense. Gailey has gradually added to his offense over the last two seasons, putting more in as starter Ryan Fitzpatrick has been able to adjust. “He has done a very good job, considering the [...]
Buffalo Bills LB Shawne Merriman has had a pretty rough injury history. In 2007, Merriman tore his PCL (posterior cruciate ligament) and his LCL (lateral collateral ligament). Since at least 2008 he’s had on and off painful knee trouble. He’s also suffered a foot injury and last season he had a procedure done on his achilles that ended his season. Every one of these ailments...
The 2011 Buffalo Bills had an extremely tough time stopping the run and covering tight ends, which came from poor play of the linebacking group as a whole.
But after a year of experience together, the unit should be on the same page. The weakside linebacker is usually the fastest of the three linebackers, because he is the pass coverage linebacker. It is an extremely important position...
Fans of the Buffalo Bills who want to watch the team’s first two night practices during training camp may have to purchase tickets in Rochester.
The Buffalo Bills recently announced that tickets for the night practices on Sunday, July 29 and Wednesday, August 1 will be available at several Verizon Wireless Stores in the Rochester area. The locations are as follows:
Cameras follow Buffalo Bills Shawne Merriman through a full workout with a trainer at Fit Athletic in San Diego, CA. Shawne talks about his comeback from injury and why he is looking forward to the upcoming season — Lights out looks back and 100% healthy. -TO
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The Buffalo Bills had issues with their linebacking corps last season, but finally added some depth in the draft. Coupled with the experience the youngsters on the roster have been getting, it could be time for this group to step up. The strong-side linebacker is extremely important to the group as they are covering a tight end and are responsible...
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If the Buffalo Bills expect to be legitimate playoff contenders in 2012, the defense will have to drastically improve over their 2011 performance.
Overall, the defense was ranked 26th in 2011. If you break it down, the defense was ranked 19th against the pass and 28th against the run, allowing 139 yards per game on the ground.
The Bills have been notorious...
Bills training camp previewTRAINING CAMP GOALS 1. Iron out kinks in the 4-3 defense. Coach Chan Gailey has turned to old friend and coaching peer Dave Wannstedt to fix a broken defense. Wannstedt's first move was to commit to the 4-3 scheme he has run with great effectiveness in places like Dallas, Chicago and Miami. After allowing a team-record 5,938 yards, 434 points and...
As a kid who could never get past mindlessly trying to fit as many Legos onto one flat green piece as possible, this is especially impressive. 57-year old Buffalo Bills fan and season ticket holder Robert J. Hall used over 30,000 Legos to create a 20-foot-long, 3-foot-deep Lego replica of Ralph Wilson Stadium, home of the Bills since 1973, with working video display and everything...
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With the transition back to the 4-3 defense, the Buffalo Bills’ linebacking corps will look completely different than that of 2012. The middle linebacker is the quarterback of the defense, meaning that he has to make sure every teammate is in the correct position. Middle linebackers responsibilities are stopping the run and dropping into coverage...