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Even though Bills head coach Doug Marrone told reporters that Jeff Tuel would prepare to start in next week’s season opener, rookie E.J. manuel remains on track to play, according to Damond Talbot of NFL Draft Diamonds.
Just so you know, I have not heard anything different about E.J. Manuel. I was told he is on pace to start and still progressing really well
— Damond Talbot (@drocksthaparty) August 28, 2013
It will depend on the trainers, but I am told barring any set backs EJ will be ready and healthy to play week 1 against the Patriots.
— Damond Talbot (@drocksthaparty) August 28, 2013
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