Found May 18, 2013 on Sports by Colin:
Apparently trying to get the raw rookie murdered, Buffalo Bills general manager Doug Whaley said the team will flirt with starting E.J. Manuel under center against the Patriots in New England on September 8. As the 2013 Senior Bowl MVP and a 2012 second team All-ACC selection, Buffalo took the 23-year-old Manuel out of Florida State with the 16th pick in last month’s draft. “Time will tell,” said Whaley, 41. “He does have the work ethic and the leadership qualities that he’ll have a chance. But we believe competition brings out the best in everybody. Between him, Kevin Kolb, Tarvaris … Continue reading →

Bills’ GM Doug Whaley says E.J. Manuel will compete for starting job

New Bills general manager Doug Whaley told the media that rookie quarterback E.J. Manuel will have a chance to compete for the starting job. “Time will tell,” said Whaley, per ”He does have the work ethic and the leadership qualities that he’ll have a chance. But we believe competition brings out the best in everybody. Between him, Kevin Kolb, Tarvaris...

Buffalo Bills will win AFC East in 2013

As the season rapidly approaches its all about the talk, the hype, and the question marks. No one knows what’s going to happen but they all have an opinion. So here is mine, the Buffalo Bills shock the NFL by not only making the Playoffs but take the AFC East crown as well. Buffalo has the easiest schedule of the AFC East teams with their opponents combine record of 121-135 from...

EJ Manuel: Bills’ offense ‘very simple’ compared to Florida State’s

Buffalo Bills rookie quarterback EJ Manuel said Sunday during a radio interview from the NFLPA Rookie Premiere in Los Angeles that the Bills offense has been much easier to learn than the system he used at Florida State. “The funny thing is it’s easier to learn than the offense 

Vince Young: Degree better than national title

Out of all the highlights Vince Young accumulated at the University of Texas, his favorite came eight years after he last played a down for the Longhorns. Young graduated from Texas on Friday after earning a degree in Youth and Community Studies. He told it was his greatest achievement, even above winning the 2005 national championship. "This will rank No. 1...

Bills reportedly sign second round pick Robert Woods

According to James Walker of, the Buffalo Bills have signed second round pick wide receiver Robert Woods. Buffalo reached a four-year agreement with second-round pick and rookie receiver Robert Woods, a source tells’s AFC East blog. Woods was in Los Angeles for the NFLPA’s Rookie Premiere this weekend, and is expected to sign the contract with Buffalo in the...

Mario Williams Sent Suicidal Text Messages To Ex-Fiancee

Buffalo Bills star Mario Williams ex-fiancee Erin Marzouki has taken the dirty road in their break-up, as it's being reported that Marzouki has released text messages which shows that Williams is very suicidal.According to Pro Football Talk, Williams, Marzouki, and their attorneys met for three hours to come up with a fair resolution over the $785K engagement ring, but failed...

Mario Williams Ex-Fiancee Releases Text Messages Claiming He’s Suicidal

Mario William’s first mistake was buying an engagement ring that cost him almost $1 million, and his second mistake was taking the advice of whoever told Williams to sue his ex-fiancee to get the ring back. The Houston Chronicle is reporting that Williams ex-fiancee,Erin Marzouki, has hired her own attorney some sketchy details about Williams are about to be revealed. Marzouki’s attorney...

Buffalo Bills: A Top Rookie Class To Go With Their Rookie Coach

After finishing the 2012 season with a 6-10 record and 2-4 in the AFC East tied with the dramatic New York Jets, the Bills' ownership made sure they will never be on that end of Broadway again.Here is the rookie class owner Ralph Wilson and the Bills' front office put together to go with their rookie head coach.Buffalo Bills 2013 Rookie ClassDraft Picks1st Round: EJ Manuel...

Bills DE Williams fails to mediate ring dispute (Yahoo! Sports)

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — An initial attempt to settle a lawsuit between Buffalo Bills defensive end Mario Williams and his former fiancee over the possession of a $785,000 diamond engagement ring failed Friday.,

Mario Williams’ ex-fiancee alleges he texted her ‘suicidal thoughts’

Buffalo Bills defensive end Mario Williams texted his then-fiancee, Erin Marzouki, that he was thinking "suicidal thoughts."

Bills home opener against the Patriots has sold out

Buffalo Bills President and Chief Executive Officer Russ Brandon announced on Twitter that the Bills home opener against the Patriots has already sold out. Ralph Wilson Stadium will be electric on Sept. 8. #Bills #Patriots sold out! — Russ Brandon (@RussBrandon) May 18, 2013 I believe the Bills always sell out when they host the Pats, but it’s pretty impressive that it’s...

Manuel: Bills' offense 'easier to learn' than FSU's

Less than month after being drafted by the Buffalo Bills, E.J. Manuel says his new offense is a piece of cake.“It’s easier to learn than the offense I learned at Florida State,” the first-round quarterback recently told Sirius XM NFL radio. "To be honest, it’s a true West Coast-type progression offense and that’s really what I wanted coming through the pre-draft process...

Vince Young: Graduating from Texas better than winning national title

Things haven't exactly gone Vince Young's way since leading the Texas Longhorns to the BCS title in 2006. The former third overall pick has seemingly had trouble follow him since then, but on Friday some good news finally came his way as he was awarded his college degree in Youth and Community Studies."This will rank No. 1 because it is what I came to school for,"...

Fantasy Football Weekly Preview: Top Rookie Quarterbacks

EJ Manuel, Buffalo Bills Round 1, Pick 16 – Florida State Though Buffalo signed Kevin Kolb to a two-year, $13 million contract at the beginning of April, there was speculation that they might use their first-round pick on a quarterback.  But if they did, many expected it would be Ryan Nassib, who was new Buffalo [...]
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