Originally written on AFC East Daily  |  Last updated 10/14/14
Eighty days from now, the Buffalo Bills' draft board will be a lean, definitive list of the top prospects the team believes can help get it over .500 and into the playoffs for the first time since 1999.Right now, it’s just a list of nearly 800 potentials that need to be whittled down. Buffalo coaches and scouts had the first meeting in a long list of meetings Tuesday to ascertain exactly what the needs of the team are, what direction they want to go in, and who is going to best help them get there.With the overhaul to the team’s staff in the past month, the two sides have yet to really get familiar with one another. That will change quickly, however, as the majority of the heavy lifting will take place within the next two weeks, according to the team’s director of college scouting.“I think it’s fair to say that we do hash it out more now than in April,” Chuck Cook told Chris Brown of buffalobills.com. “Some guys have a high grade from one scout and a lower grade from another sco...
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