Found September 28, 2012 on The Penalty Flag:
New England Patriots at Buffalo Bills: I haven’t jumped on the Ryan Fitzpatrick, C.J. Spiller and Buffalo Bills hype yet. Beating the Browns and crushing the Chiefs isn’t much to write home about. There is no doubt the Patriots defense need a lot of work and the team is having a hard time replacing TE Aaron Hernandez. There might be hope for the Bills this week but I honestly doubt it. Picking Brady to lose a third consecutive just seems like a bad idea, but I am not as confident in the Pats as I’d like to be. Patriots 5. Tennessee Titans at Houston Texans: The Titans concealed a much needed win last week against Detroit but that is not enough evidence that they’re ready to take on Houston.… Read more

Buffalo Bills RB C.J Spiller expected to play

Buffalo Bills RB C.J. Spiller’s teammates expect him to be active for Sunday’s game against the Patriots. Spiller was questionable after suffering a chest injury. Earlier this week it was reported that he had a long way to come back, but then it was found out escaped with just a sprain. Spiller returned to limited practice on Thursday. Spiller will most likely be playing a limited...

C.J. Spiller Will Be Game-Time Decision

James Walker of ESPN reports that injured Bills running back C.J. Spiller will be a game-time decision for Sunday's 1 p.m. start against the Patriots. Spiller missed most of Week 3's game versus the Browns after hurting his left shoulder.Fantasy Spin:Spiller was considered a long shot to play earlier this week so it's a bit miraculous that he has recovered to the point...

C.J. Spiller May Practice Later in Week

Bills running back C.J. Spiller (shoulder) may practice later in the week, according to coach Chan Gailey.Fantasy Spin:Spiller has not been ruled out for Week 4 but he's unlikely to play. Week 5 is a more realistic target. In a related note Fred Jackson (knee) will practice on Wednesday.

Fred Jackson Expected to Play Sunday Against Patriots, C.J. Spiller's Status Still Unclear

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. -- Though C.J. Spiller is a question mark, the Buffalo Bills are expected to have running back Fred Jackson ready to play against the New England Patriots this weekend. Coach Chan Gailey provided the encouraging update Thursday after Jackson made it through his second straight day of practice since spraining his right knee in a season-opening loss at the New York...

Week Four: Sit ‘em & Start ‘em

Start ‘Em: Fitzpatrick takes on a familiar foe and questionable pass defence this weekend against the Patriots. (BUF) Ryan Fitzpatrick – The Patriots have been good against the run this year, and have struggled against the pass for the most part. Ryan Fitzpatrick is a hard QB to trust, but I think this is a week where he can capitalize on a shaky pass defense and throw for about...

Bills Injury News: C.J. Spiller, Fred Jackson

Though both were listed as questionable entering Sunday, the Buffalo Bills may have their two top running backs, C.J. Spiller and Fred Jackson, when they take on the New England Patriots today. When the initial injury report was released Friday, Bills coach Chan Gailey told reporters that both Spiller and Jackson had a “legitimate” chance to play today, according...

Jackson back for Bills; Spiller also active

Buffalo Bills' running backs Fred Jackson and C.J. Spiller are both active for Sunday's game against the New England Patriots. Jackson returns after missing the past two games because of a knee injury sustained in Buffalo's season-opening loss to the New York Jets. Spiller is dressed after missing most of last week's win at Cleveland because of a shoulder injury...

Fred Jackson, C.J. Spiller questionable for Sunday

The Buffalo Bills have listed both Fred Jackson and C.J. Spiller as questionable for Sunday’s showdown with the Patriots. “I think they both have a chance, a legitimate chance,” said Bills head coach Chan Gailey. If neither Jackson or Spiller plays, Tashard Choice would likely get the start.  He could still play even if only Jackson or Spiller is active.

QCS Buffalo Water Cooler: Can The Bills Upset New England?

Everyone in Buffalo is hoping for a miracle on Sunday when the Bills take on New England. Queen City Sports is starting a new weekly column called the Buffalo Water Cooler. It will consist of the largest topics of each week in Buffalo sports and feature the opinions of multiple QCS writers. This is the 7th  edition to be published. This week’s water cooler features QCS writers...

Week 4 NFL Preview: New England Patriots at Buffalo Bills

Less than 24-hours before kickoff and so many unanswered questions remain. Is C.J. Spiller going to play? How affective will Fred Jackson be in his return back from a Week 1 injury? Are Rob Gronkowski and Logan Mankins even going to suit up for the Patriots? Is this a must win game for New England on the road? How will a struggling Patriots’ offensive line deal with Buffalo’s...

NFL Sunday Selections

We had a good day Saturday, going 2-1 with the college picks, and now look to keep things rolling on Sunday with two top selections. The New England Patriots travel to Buffalo to take on the Bills as a 4 point favorite. New England comes in having lost 2 straight, both close games against good teams — a 2 point loss vs Arizona and a 1 point L to Baltimore. The Bills come in riding...

Bills vs Pats … shades of 2011?

Last year's celebratory shenanigans. Last year, right around this time, the Buffalo Bills pulled a stunt so unBillievable that the team’s lucky its fan base didn’t experience a collective heart attack. They beat the Patriots–in a true nail biter, I might add–for the first time since 2003. Let’s take a moment to relive that moment by clicking here. Ok, now that we...
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