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Buffalo Bills rookie receiver Marquise Goodwin was escorted to the locker room after being poked in the left eye while attempting to make a catch in a preseason game against the Detroit Lions on Thursday night.
Goodwin was hurt late in the first quarter when he stumbled and then went head-first trying to make a deep catch up the right sideline. The ball went off his hands, and he fell to the turf.
Goodwin was treated on the field and was slow to get up.
Goodwin, Buffalo's third-round pick out of Texas, is in the mix to earn one of the team's top-four receiving spots.
The Bills said he would not return.
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Buffalo Bills safety Jairus Byrd is getting a second opinion from foot specialist Robert Anderson on an undisclosed foot injury.
Bills coach Doug Marrone made the announcement after the Bills' 35-13 preseason loss to Detroit on Thursday night.
Byrd was with the team and was practicing as recently as Tuesday. It's unclear when he was hurt.
The safety didn't report to...
Matt Leinart was smart enough to figure out that his time with the Buffalo Bills would be short-lived.
The team cut him Friday and will keep three QBs on the roster: rookie EJ Manuel Kevin Kolb and Jeff Tuel.
Manuel is recovering from minor knee surgery and Kolb is out with a concussion. Tuel will start the Sept. 8 season opener becoming the first undrafted rookie quarterback to...
As other teams have found out over the years, Matt Leinart isn’t the answer. That’s the lesson the Buffalo Bills learned after giving him a shot last night against the Detroit Lions. To be fair to Leinart, he was completely underprepared to be thrown into the Bills’ lineup, and he wasn’t necessarily working with the team’s best group of players either. Still, he needed...
The Buffalo Bills might have to start an undrafted free agent at quarterback in Week 1 but apparently that's not a good enough reason to keep Matt Leinart around.
Leinart the 10th overall pick of the 2006 NFL Draft tweeted on Friday that he's been released by the Bills. Although Leinart later deleted the tweet this is the internet and nothing is really ever deleted forever...
Remember it well, this week of August 25-31, 2013. For it marked the beginning and the end of the glorious Matt Leinart era in Buffalo. On Sunday, the Bills emerged triumphant in their pitched battle with the Jets to claim Leinart’s epic bro talents. After doing so, the next day the Bills expressed their intention to start undrafted rookie Jeff Tuel in their Week 1 game against...
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Buffalo, NY- Buffalobills.com reports that the Bills have officially placed veteran QB Kevin Kolb on season ending injured reserve list.
Many thought Kolb could turn his career around in Buffalo after taking numerous beatings in Philadelphia, then Arizona. Buffalo is known for a solid offensive line. That wasn’t the case this...
Buffalo, NY- Despite reports of SS Bryan Scott’s cut from the Bills roster, Tim Graham of buffalonews.com tweeted that the team is looking to trade Scott before the 53-man roster deadline expires tomorrow night.
I’m told Bills now are trying to trade Bryan Scott before tomorrow’s 6 p.m. deadline to make final cuts.
— Tim Graham (@ByTimGraham) August 30...
The only encouraging news to come out of the Buffalo Bills' preseason finale occurred about 90 minutes before the opening kickoff.
That's when rookie first-round pick EJ Manuel, dressed in shorts and a T-shirt, tested his injured left knee by throwing numerous passes to several teammates and coaches.
Otherwise, what followed was a meltdown for the Bills (2-2), who unraveled...
BY NICK ST. DENISEric Wood could've gotten through the final year of his rookie contract with little trouble, but the 27-year-old center preferred to know where he'd be beyond the next seven months.So did his team.The Buffalo Bills announced Friday they gave Wood, a 2009 first-round draft pick, a multi-year contract extension. Terms of the deal weren't disclosed, though...
BY NICK ST. DENISDoug Marrone prefers to look at the present, not the past, when judging his players.That's a good thing for recently-signed quarterback Matt Leinart, who the Buffalo Bills acquired for insurance purposes given the respective injuries of rookie E.J. Manuel and veteran Kevin Kolb.“I’m trying to look at what he is now,” the head coach said, via BuffaloBills...
Matt Kabel and his daughter, Sally
First, go and buy this t-shirt. Just do it.
Second, read about why you just bought it.
As most of you guys know, I'm a Buffalo Bills fan living in NYC. I've talked before about being picked on by New Yorkers because of my fandom. Some New York fans see themselves as the best. Everyone who isn't them is the enemy, not...