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The Buffalo Bills are on the verge of signing Kevin Kolb per ESPN’s @AdamSchefter this evening. While the deal is not finalized yet, the two sides are expected to agree on terms tonight. The potential terms of the deal have not been released. Kolb, 28, was released by the Cardinals after spending the last two seasons with the team (58.5 percent completions, 3,124 yards, 17 touchdowns, 11 interceptions). Like Ryan Fitzpatrick, Kolb was released because he wouldn’t restructure his deal to stay with Arizona. Although Kolb has been in the league seven years, he has only started 21 games during his time with the Philadelphia Eagles and Arizona Cardinals. His career record as a starter is 9-12. He’ll provide the Bills more experience at the quarterback position and will be given the chance to compete for the starting spot. According to Pro Football Focus, Kolb isn’t as bad as his numbers state. The main issue was the poor offensive line of the Arizona Cardinals. Last season he was pressured 13 times a game. During games last season, the Bills only averaged seven pressures a game to their quarterback. In addition, Kolb suffered 10 drops in 183 attempts. That shows he was accurate on 84% of his passes before being hurt. Kolb started the season very well before offensive line injuries left him exposed. After a few weeks, the numerous hits, pressures and sacks led to injury. The Bills can provide Kolb a steady offensive line and an offense that is based on releasing the ball quickly, both which benefit Kolb. Overall, this is a good move for both sides. The Bills will most likely draft a rookie quarterback in the first or second round of the draft and give them the chance to win the quarterback job in training camp. However, having Kolb will allow the Bills the opportunity to sit the rookie quarterback if they feel he isn’t ready and still have a capable starter available to start the season. The post Buffalo Bills Finalizing Agreement to Sign Kevin Kolb appeared first on Queen City Sports.
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BY NICK ST. DENISThe Buffalo Bills inked free agent quarterback Kevin Kolb Saturday to a two-year deal reportedly worth a maximum of $13 million.With that, let the ripple effect begin. (photo: AZKodiak, Flickr)Buffalo's acquisition of the seven-year veteran not only readjusts its depth chart, but it also changes the look of its approach to the draft and ends talk of a possible...
A person familiar with talks says the Buffalo Bills are close to completing negotiations to sign free-agent quarterback Kevin Kolb.
ESPN.com first reported that a deal between the two sides was close Saturday. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because of the sensitive nature of discussions.
Kolb has six seasons of NFL experience and spent the past two injury-filled...
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Kevin Kolb signed a two-year deal worth $13 million with the Buffalo Bills.
This will be Kolb’s third opportunity to be a starting quarterback in the NFL, after he lost his starting job to Michael Vick in Philadelphia and turned in two mediocre...
The Buffalo Bills presumably jettisoned Ryan Fitzpatrick to upgrade their quarterback situation.
On Saturday they signed former Arizona Cardinal Kevin Kolb putting that theory officially to bed.
Please click here to read this story.The post Buffalo Bills add Kevin Kolb to quarterback stable appeared first on Players View.
Kevin Kolb is getting another chance at a fresh start, this time
with the quarterback-needy Buffalo Bills.
Adam Caplan from PhiladelphiaEagles.com is reporting that Buffalo has agreed to a two-year contract with quarterback Kevin Kolb.Fantasy Spin:He'll earn $13 million over the next two seasons. Kolb was released by Arizona earlier in the month. He'll take over for Ryan Fitzpatrick under center.
The quarterback-needy Buffalo Bills have turned their attention to free-agent Kevin Kolb.
A person familiar with talks said Saturday night that the Bills are close to completing a deal to sign the sixth-year player. The person spoke on the condition of anonymity because of the sensitive nature of discussions.
ESPN.com first reported that a deal between the two sides was close....
So, in essence, the Bills decided to re-sign Ryan Fitzpatrick's uglier step-brother. I'm sorry, but if this isn't a #becauseitsbuffalo type of signing, I don't know what is.
Kevin Kolb was awful with the Cards. You wanna tell me about how his offensive line was terrible, fine. I got news for you, Kurt Warner did pretty damn good behind...
The Buffalo Bills just gave Kevin Kolb a two-year $13 million deal, and the keys to the quarterback job. Several reports are now circulating that Kolb may only have those keys for a short time.
Pro Football Talk via Peter King of SI.com reports that the Bills are still likely to take a quarterback in the first or second round.
Kings thinks that if Geno Smith is still sitting...
Two weeks after releasing Kevin Kolb, the Arizona Cardinals are reportedly interested in acquiring Oakland Raiders quarterback Carson Palmer for a “conditional” pick. The 33-year-old Palmer, who the Cincinnati Bengals took first overall out of the University of Southern California in 2003, has connected on 189 scores, against 130 picks, for 29,465 yards since debuting as a professional...
Buffalo Bills This offseason the Buffalo Bills released starting quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick because his contract was too high for a starting quarterback who could not consistently win games.After releasing Fitzpatrick the Bills seemed content on using their first round draft pick on a quarterback, and they still may, but they made a surprising move in signing quarterback Kevin...