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Potential free agent of the Buffalo Bills, FS, Jairus Byrd was named to the 2013 AFC Pro Bowl roster in replace of Ed Reed. This is the second Pro Bowl selection for Byrd who joins teammates C.J. Spiller and Kyle Williams. “I’m just really excited and I thank God for the opportunity,” said FS Jairus Byrd per I’m looking forward to playing in the game and the entire experience because I didn’t get a chance to do so in my rookie year (2009). It’ll be fun to experience the Pro Bowl for the first time.… Read more

Spiller, Byrd, Williams to Pro Bowl: A sign of things to come?

Originally snubbed from the AFC Pro Bowl roster, the Buffalo Bills now have three players representing them in Hawaii; C.J. Spiller, Jairus Byrd, and Kyle Williams will replace Ray Rice, Ed Reed, and Haloti Ngata from the Ravens, respectively. The three players selected come as no surprise to loyal and die-hard Bills fans alike, as these three players were the most consistent in...

Bills' Spiller, Williams added to Pro Bowl roster

Buffalo Bills running back C.J. Spiller and defensive tackle Kyle Williams were added to the AFC Pro Bowl roster, the NFL announced Monday. Spiller ran for a career-best 1,244 yards on 207 carries with six touchdowns in 2012. He tied for the NFL lead among running backs with 6.0 yards per carry. He had at least 100 yards from scrimmage in 11 games in 2012. That was the best for...

Bills' Spiller, Kyle Williams added to Pro Bowl

Buffalo Bills running back C.J. Spiller and defensive tackle Kyle Williams have been added to the roster for Sunday's AFC Pro Bowl roster, replacing Super Bowl-bound Baltimore Ravens players Ray Rice and Haloti Ngata. Spiller ran for a career-best 1,244 yards on 207 carries and had six touchdowns. The third-year player's 6.0-yard per carry average tied for first in the NFL...

Stevie Johnson wants to see Ryan Fitzpatrick earn starting job in 2013

Stevie Johnson doesn’t think quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick a “bum” per say; far from it. But that doesn’t mean that he, or anyone on the team, is immune to a bit of competition.According to Tim Graham of the Buffalo News, Johnson recently acknowledged what is blatantly obvious at this point — the Buffalo Bills are going to be bringing in some new quarterback blood. "...

Stevie Johnson wants to see a quarterback competition in Buffalo

Buffalo Bills wide receiver Stevie Johnson says he would like to see quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick compete for the starting job next season even though he already believes in him as their starter. “Because competition brings out the best in us,” Johnson said, per the Buffalo News. “If we went out and got another quarterback, who knows what’ll happen? Fitz may still win, or...

Stevie Johnson Wants Bills to Bring in Another Quarterback to Challenge Ryan Fitzpatrick

The Buffalo Bills have not had a truly elite quarterback — or even an above-average one — since Jim Kelly retired almost two decades ago. Wide receiver Stevie Johnson would like to see that change. Johnson told the The Buffalo News on Tuesday that he would like to see the team bring in a new quarterback to challenge Ryan Fitzpatrick for the starting spot this fall. “If we went...

Stevie Johnson wants to see a Quarterback Competition in Buffalo

  The Buffalo Bills have struggled to put out a winning product on the field for many years now. When winning isn’t happening, finger pointing usually ensues. And when your quarterback hasn’t exactly played elite, he usually takes the most blame. Ryan Fitzpatrick didn’t have a very good 2012 season and there has been talk throughout the Bills organization about the need for...

Ryan Fitzpatrick Could Be Cap Casualty

Khaled Elsayed of Pro Football Focus (via ESPN Insider) writes that Ryan Fitzpatrick could end up being a cap casualty this offseason given that he has a cap figure of $10.4 million next season. Buffalo has made it pretty clear that they intend to look for another quarterback during the offseason and the fact that they’ve brought in a new head coach in Doug Marrone only suggests...

Stevie Johnson wants Buffalo Bills quarterback competition

Buffalo Bills WR Stevie Johnson thinks that the club needs to bring in some competition for QB Ryan Fitzpatrick this offseason. Johnson, speaking to The Buffalo News said that Fitzpatrick is a good quarterback, but he needs to be challenged. Fitzpatrick was basically handed the job in 2010 and the Bills have done nothing more than give Fitzpatrick a contract extension without providing...

Buffalo Bills: Three New Year's Resolutions For 2013

The Buffalo Bills have not made the playoffs since 1999 when they lost to the Titans in the “Music City Miracle”, and it’s been two decades since the Bills dominated the AFC. The Bills come into 2013 with their sixth head coach in 16 years, with the hiring of Doug Marrone from Syracuse University. Coach Marrone has an extensive resume in both college football and the NFL....

Arkansas’ Tyler Wilson drawing comparisons to Jim Kelly

Coming off a solid 2012 campaign, Arkansas’ Tyler Wilson is slated to become one of the first quarterbacks taken in April’s draft. According to Mel Kiper, his future team could be reaping some serious benefits. Kiper, ESPN’s resident draft guru, told Chris Brown of that Wilson reminds him of Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame [...] [[ This is a content summary only...
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