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So it may not be "Tuel Time" after all. The Patriot's week one visit to Buffalo was looking more and more like a lay-up when it was announced Jeff Tuel, and undrafted free agent out of Washington State, would be the starting quarterback.
Even during his senior year, Tuel didn't exactly shine, throwing 8 TD's and 8 interceptions. So even for a Patriot's defense that still has a lot to prove, week one in Buffalo was looking like a pretty surefire W to kick of the year, especially with news coming that star safety Jairus Byrd is struggling with an injury as well.
EJ Manuel in his return to #Bills practice pic.twitter.com/3hL14hK8TP
— Buffalo Bills (@buffalobills) September 1, 2013
But it is being reported today that rookie QB EJ Manuel has returned to practice, after undergoing a minor knee procedure in the third week of the preseason, and there is some optomism he could play in Week 1. Manuel looked very good in the games he played in, demonstrating m...
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The 2013 NFL Preseason is officially in the books. Teams are getting ready to make their final roster cuts and prepare for their first week of the season. After two convincing wins against two playoff teams from last season, the 2013 Buffalo Bills appeared to be poised to put up a lot of wins this season. But what a difference two weeks makes; the Bills got blown out by both the...
Buffalo Bills quarterback, E.J. Manuel, returned to practice
on Sunday, reports Kevin
Patra of NFL.com. Manuel has been
sidelined most of the preseason with knee issues and recently had arthroscopic
Manuel’s return was expected after Saturday’s cut down
because the Bills only kept two QBs, Manuel and fellow rookie, Jeff Tuel. The Bills’ other QB, Kevin Kolb...
Buffalo Bills first-round draft pick E.J. Manuel reportedly will be ready to start Week 1 of the season despite recently undergoing a knee procedure.
The Buffalo Bills will enter Sunday’s match-up against the New England Patriots as underdogs regardless of who starts.
On Wednesday the Bills announced that it will be first-round draft pick E.J. Manuel under center for the tams first game of the year.
Bills announce that EJ Manuel will start at quarterback against New England on Sunday.
— Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) September...
The Buffalo Bills will make a decision on EJ Manuel’s status on Wednesday. Manuel will either start the Bills season opener against New England or he will be on the sidelines behind undrafted free agent Jeff Tuel.
Manuel participated in individual drills Sunday and is expected to take part in team drills beginning Monday.
Head coach Doug Marrone plans to wait until Wednesday to...
Orchard Park, NY- The EJ Manuel Era has started in Buffalo today at 7:45 when head coach Doug Marrone announced his QB decision to the roster.
EJ Manuel is the starting QB for the #Billshttp://t.co/pigE3VujKL | pic.twitter.com/tKfuKjCe3m
— Buffalo Bills (@buffalobills) September 4, 2013
The Bills must have been please with the progress of recovery after his...
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Tuel time is over before it started.
After E.J. Manuel had surgery during the preseason, many thought that he wouldn't be ready in time for the team's season opener against the Patriots.
#Bills announce EJ Manuel will start this Sunday vs Pats, and #Jets announce Geno Smith will start Week 1 vs TB, likely to face Pats Week 2
— Ben Volin (@BenVolin) September...
The Bills got quarterback E.J. Manuel back at practice on Sunday and he didn’t hesitate when asked if he would name himself the starter for Week One.
“Most definitely” Manuel said via the team.
Coach Doug Marrone isn’t ready to make that call at this point however. Marrone said after practice that he would make his decision about whether Manuel or Jeff Tuel starts against...
The first quarterback selected in the NFL Draft in April appears set to start the season opener for the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.
According to Peter Schrager of FOXSports.com Bills head coach Doug Marrone is expected to name E.J. Manuel the Bills’ Week 1 starter on Wednesday.
Photo from @buffalobills Buffalo Bills head coach Doug Marrone has announced that rookie E.J. Manuel will be their week one starter after recovering from knee surgery. Doug Marrone announced today that QB EJ Manuel will start Week One against the New England Patriots. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 4, 2013 This isn’t s surprise at all. There have been reports that...
I know Bills fans have to be ecstatic. Doug Marrone announced today that QB EJ Manuel will start Week One against the New England Patriots. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) September 4, 2013
The opening week of the NFL season always has its fair share of hiccups and problems that teams must work through. This season will be no different, with one exception. There are a ton of young signal callers preparing to start for their teams, and many of them aren’t ready to be thrown onto the NFL stage. Here’s the least-prepared of the bunch.
Jeff Tuel, Buffalo Bills
Week 1 is only a few days away, and with the Bills having some big questions to answer already. It'll be interesting how the Patriots will play and perform Sunday given that the Bills will be playing on a third string QB, a new head coach and some key defenders that are missing. It's kind of like a fifth preseason game for the Patriots, and I'm not trying to say this...