Found August 12, 2013 on Buffalo Wins:
I want to preface this week’s column by stating that I know preseason football is a necessary evil so save me the lecture. Borderline players can have careers made or broken thanks to a few snaps. Rookies can gain valuable real-time experience that is impossible to simulate in practices or scrimmages. Position battles can be won or lost and so on and so forth. However, just because I understand it doesn’t mean I have to like it. In fact I’ll go a step further. I hate preseason football, here’s why. I turned on the first preseason game feeling the buzz that had been culminating amongst Bills fans for months. As we all know, “the right QB changes of everything” so ever since the Bills decided to use their 1st round pick on EJ Manuel the anticipation has been mounting. Would he be the long awaited answer for Buffalo at QB? Would the franchise finally have a player in place to help us begin to forget about the past 17 years since Jim Kelly was under center? Other than trainin...
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