The Buffalo Bills continue to make their annual pilgrimage to the Great White North to play at least one official home game in Toronto, Canada per NFL season, but that does not mean that all of the players are on board. In fact, at least one Bills player is getting sick of this tradition.
Buffalo offensive lineman Eric Wood would like to play all eight home games in Ralph Wilson Stadium in Buffalo. He feels rather strongly about not going back to Toronto any time soon. Not to play an NFL home game for the Bills, at least.
I have no idea what he thinks about the city or the country as a whole.
“Yeah, I did call it a joke,” Wood told WGRF-FM on Wednesday, via The Associated Press. “It stunk that we were up there. And I was heated when I said it was a joke. And I’m not going to sit here and retract all my statements because that’s what I meant and what I felt.”
It does make sense for multiple reasons. The Bills may not always be the most competitive team, but they do have fairly loyal ...