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I remember sitting and watching the draft in front of my computer on the Bills message board, and hoping the Bills would take Russell Wilson along with all the other #BillsMafia members. I remember seeing the Redskins on the clock and suddenly it said Bills, I was pumped, because they had just jumped the Jaguars who I thought would draft Russell Wilson. I said finally we have a quarterback in Buffalo, and the name was read off pretty quickly.
With the 69th pick in the NFL Draft the Buffalo Bills select T.J. Graham, WR, North Carolina State (MY REACTION: Why do we need a WR/KR?)
Well Bills fans let me explain something first, because I was in the same predicament as you all were. I was thinking what are we doing? Then I remember watching Graham at NC State, and busted out some of his film. Graham was the most prolific returner in the ACC, and was a phenomenal wide out as well. Graham is a burner who can beat corners in man coverage and use his hands to stack on top of them and con...
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A person familiar with the discussions says the Buffalo Bills have reached an agreement with quarterback Tarvaris Jackson.
Jackson's arrival in Buffalo completes a trade with the Seattle Seahawks.
The person said a deal to restructure the final year of Jackson's contract was reached early Monday and that the quarterback was already traveling to Buffalo. The person spoke...
Here we are, Buffalo, on the cusp of the last preseason game of 2012 and the confidence level of the fans isn’t quite where they thought it would be.Heading into the Detroit game Thursday night, the Bills are answering hopeful questions far too slowly for most.Maybe the sports world is suffering from over-expectation as per Buffalo, but the facts are that some of these players...
Quarterback Tyler Thigpen will get a majority of the playing time in the Buffalo Bills' preseason finale.
It is Thigpen's final shot to win the backup job, and the newly acquired Tarvaris Jackson will take over in the fourth quarter of Buffalo's game at Detroit on Thursday.
Jackson will be judged on his potential as well, coach Chan Gailey said Tuesday. Buffalo acquired...
According to ESPN, and the AP, the Buffalo Bills have acquired Seattle QB Tarvaris Jackson.
Adam Schefter reports it will be for a conditional 7th round pick.
Also, it is reported the Bills have reached a contract restructure with Jackson, who was scheduled to make 4 million dollars this year. No reports yet on the terms of the deal.
By now anyone who follows the NFL knows that Tarvaris Jackson was traded to the Buffalo Bills for an undisclosed draft pick. This move ultimately led to the release of Vince Young, who was battling with Tyler Thigpen (who will likely also be released due to the trade) for the backup quarterback job behind starter Ryan Fitzpatrick. The [...]
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) -- A person familiar with the discussions says the Buffalo Bills have reached an agreement with quarterback Tarvaris Jackson. Jackson's arrival in Buffalo completes a trade with the Seattle Seahawks. The person said a deal to restructure the final year of Jackson's contract was reached early Monday and that the quarterback was already traveling to...
After acquiring Tavaris Jackson on Sunday, the Buffalo Bills decided to release Vince Young.
Young was signed by the Bills in the offseason after backing up Michael Vick with the Philadelphia Eagles in 2011. He had the edge to win the No. 2 job until his recent struggle in a 38-7 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers on Saturday. Young threw two interceptions, one coming on his first...
BUFFALO, N.Y. -- The Buffalo Bills are negotiating to restructure the final year of Tavaris Jackson's contract before completing a trade with the Seattle Seahawks to acquire the seventh-year quarterback. Seahawks coach Pete Carroll confirmed the deal had been agreed to by both teams Sunday but added the trade wasn't completed. "It has been agreed upon, but there is still...
In the immediate aftermath of the Buffalo Bills' trade for backup quarterback Tarvaris Jackson, a slew of fans trying to wrap their minds around the move speculated that the move could spell doom for Brad Smith. That was before the team had released Vince Young, of course, but if there were any lingering doubts, Chan Gailey laid those to rest on Monday.
Vince Young time’s up with the Buffalo Bills. The QB announced this morning on Twitter that he had been cut – ironically with a tweet that sounds eerily similar to Terrell Owens tweet from Sunday. “I want to thank the Bills organization for the opportunity and wish the organization and my teammates good luck this [...]
The Buffalo Bills made it official, announcing that they've acquired quarterback Tarvaris Jackson from the Seattle Seahawks.
It's a late-round draft choice.
Jackson started 14 games last season, setting career-highs for attempts (450), completions (271), passing yards (3,091) and passing touchdowns (14).
Jackson is entering his seventh season in the NFL after originally...
ESPN Insider John Clayton tweets that Tarvaris Jackson has taken a pay cut with the Buffalo Bills from $4 million to $1.75 million, in an attempt to stay with the team.
Jackson, who was traded from the Seahawks to the Bills, took the cut in order to expedite the trade process, as well as to avoid being cut in favor of Tyler Thigpen.
The $2.75 million can be earned back with incentives...
[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="576"] The Bills first team defensive line has looked very good in the preseason, allowing just 88 rushing yards in 3 games.[/caption]
Please. Don’t be that guy. Yes, the Bills are 0-3. Yes, Ryan Fitzpatrick is struggling. Yes, the defense gave up a 98-yard touchdown drive against the Steelers...