Found October 05, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
In an echo of preseason the Buffalo Bills once again need to go about replacing EJ Manuel in their lineup. How they do it this time however could be much different. Manuel – the Bills’ franchise quarterback – will miss at least “a few weeks” according to coach Doug Marrone after suffering a sprained lateral collateral ligament in his right knee during the 37-24 loss to the Cleveland Browns on Thursday night. The injury will not require surgery according to Marrone and the team expects him back sometime this season. In the meantime the Bills have undergone a clear shift in their organizational assessment of the quarterback position. “We will be looking to bring in another quarterback” Marrone said Friday. “We’re in the process of that right now you know going through the names going through the tape.” Marrone indicated he planned to join Bills General Manager Doug Whaley in that search as soon as his news conference was finished Friday afternoon. When Manuel injured his left k...

Josh Freeman is salvageable per NFL Official

Today Dan Pompei who has been covering the NFL for years had a sit down with an NFL Front Office member to ask him about Josh Freeman. “He has all the tools,” said one high-ranking front office man who was studying tape of Freeman before our conversation. “He is big, strong and athletic. He is […]

Report: E.J. Manuel has a sprained LCL

According to Joe Buscaglia of WGR 550 in Buffalo,  Bills quarterback E.J. Manuel suffered a sprained LCL on Thursday night and will miss a few weeks. #Bills QB EJ Manuel has a LCL injury and will be out for a few weeks, but they expect him back. — Joe Buscaglia (@JoeBuscaglia) October 4, 2013 Robert Griffin III suffered the same injury last season.  Hopefully the Bills won...

E.J. Manuel Exits Bills Game Against Browns With Knee Injury

While the extent of the injury is not known right now, Buffalo Bills rookie quarterback E.J. Manuel has just exited the game with a knee injury. Keep tuned to FFLockerRoom as if there happens to be further complications Ziad Dahdul will be right on top of it.  The post E.J. Manuel Exits Bills Game Against Browns With Knee Injury appeared first on FFLockerRoom - Fantasy Football...

Bills’ Injury Update: E.J. Manuel, Stevie Johnson

The Buffalo Bills lost their clash in Cleveland Thursday night as the Browns stole their lunch money and rallied to beat the Bills 37-24.  The Bills not only lost the game, but they added to their already large list of injured players.  John Breech of CBSSports reports, key offensive players went down for the Bills.Quarterback E.J. Manuel went down in the third quarter after taking...

Bills begin QB search as EJ Manuel out for “a few weeks” with sprained LCL

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — It was announced earlier today that Buffalo Bills quarterback E.J. Manuel has a sprained LCL after being injured in last night’s loss against the Cleveland Browns. Manuel’s injury came on a first-down run in the middle of the third quarter, and he was then replaced by undrafted rookie Jeff Tuel. On […]

Bills QB E.J. Manuel Suffers Sprained Knee Against Browns

Thursday night the Buffalo Bills were hoping to improve to 3-2 after playing the Cleveland Browns. There was no reason to think they would not. The Bills have a solid running game, E.J. Manuel is getting better every week, and the defense is not half bad.  Instead they fell to 2-3 and may lose their quarterback for the near future. About midway through...

Manuel expected out 4-6 more weeks

Buffalo Bills rookie quarterback EJ Manuel is expected to miss another four to six weeks now that he's begun rehabbing his sprained right knee. Coach Doug Marrone was able to provide a more definitive timetable on Manuel's recovery Wednesday after consulting with team doctors. Manuel began working out on his own Tuesday for the first time since being hurt in a loss to Cleveland...

EJ Manuel has a strain, Bills will be looking outside organization for a QB

Today during a press conference with Doug Marrone the Bills fans, and organization made a huge SIGH. Buffalo Bills ‏@buffalobills11m Doug Marrone: EJ Manuel has an LCL sprain that does not require surgery. Expected to return in a few weeks. Manuel was hurt last night and is expected to miss a week or two, while Stevie […]

Bills reportedly bringing in Pat White for a work out

According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network,  the Buffalo Bills are bringing in free agent quarterback Pat White for a work out as they look for a starter to hold things down while E.J. Manuel is out. The #Bills are bringing in at least one QB today for a workout, per source: Pat White. Intriguing. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) October 5, 2013 Need NFL Tickets? Loading......

Bills QB E.J. Manuel Has LCL Sprain, Expected To Miss A Few Weeks

Bills HC Doug Marrone told reporters on Friday that rookie QB E.J. Manuel has an LCL sprain that does not require surgery. “We think it will be a few weeks,” said Marrone regarding Manuel’s status moving forward. Marrone did mention that they will look to add quarterback at some point in the near future, so the Josh Freeman rumors are likely to pick up. Marrone went as...

E.J. Manuel should take his time returning to the Bills

WGR 550′s Joe Buscaglia reports Buffalo Bills signal-caller E.J. Manuel will miss “a few weeks” with a sprained right LCL. The 23-year-old Manuel suffered the wound in Thursday’s 37-24 loss to the Browns (3-2) in Cleveland. Selected out of Florida State with the 16th pick in April’s draft, the 6-foot-5, 237 pound Manuel also underwent the knife for a “minor” knee operation...

Beyond the stats: From Weinke to EJ (Part II)

EJ Manuel probably had the worst game of his short career last week against Baltimore. He threw two interceptions, had two fumbles, and completed just 45% of his pass attempts. His ball security, questioned by Jon Gruden last spring, was an issue. He also missed a WIDE OPEN Stevie Johnson because he couldn’t set his feet and fell away from the throw. But despite all of that, the...

Bills’ Thad Lewis from practice squad to starter

Josh Alper of NBCSports reports that the Buffalo Bills will promote practice squad quarterback, Thad Lewis, to the varsity team and will start him this week as the Bills take on the Cincinnati Bengals October 13.  Bills quarterback E.J. Manuel injured his knee last Thursday night and will be about indefinitely.  Jeff Tuel showed no signs of taking over the team in an unimpressive...

EJ Manuel has LCL sprain, will return in a few weeks

Buffalo Bills quarterback EJ Manuel suffered a sprain of the lateral collateral ligament Thursday night and will miss a few weeks, coach Doug Marrone said, via the team’s official Twitter account. Manuel, who will not need surgery, left Thursday night’s 37-24 loss to the Cleveland Browns in 

Marrone: Thad Lewis 'gives us the best chance'

BY NICK ST. DENISThe Buffalo Bills won't drag us along with the mystery that is their quarterback situation.In the wake of E.J. Manuel's LCL injury, which will sideline the rookie signal-caller for at least a few weeks, coach Doug Marrone told WGR 550 Monday morning that practice-squader Thad Lewis will be promoted to starter for Week 6 when the Bills face the Cincinnati...
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