Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 5/30/12
No team has had a longer playoff drought in the NFL than the Buffalo Bills, who haven't been to the postseason since 1999, when they qualified as a wild card entry with an 11-5 record. In the 10 seasons played since the league implemented four-team divisions in 2002, the Bills have averaged just 6.5 victories per year, finished last in the AFC East five times, posted only two non-losing marks and registered but one winning record. And with New England in the division, there's probably no reason to believe that the Bills will soon return to the halcyon stretch that included four straight Super Bowl appearances 1990-93. But with the beginning of OTAs on Tuesday, there seemed to be some justification for the notion that Buffalo could be among the league's most improved franchises in 2012, and for at least suggesting the Bills' arrow is pointed northward for a change. Both in reports emanating from the Buffalo-area media, and in discussions on Tuesday evening with some Bills' veterans...
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