Found May 15, 2013 on AFC East Daily:
BY DAN BEGNOCHEWhen Stevie Johnson was asked Wednesday just how impressed he was with the speed that the team has brought in at the wide receiver position, he summed it up in one word: "Very."The Buffalo Bills surrounded the No. 1 receiver with speedsters this offseason, which could dramatically alter the look of the team's passing game from a year ago. (photo: Matt Britt, Flickr)Headlining that group is former track star Marquise Goodwin, who ran a 4.27 in the 40-yard dash at the Combine and said recently he's 100 percent committed to football.Second-round pick Robert Woods and undrafted free agent Da'Rick Rogers are no slouches either, posting a 4.51 and 4.52, respectively, in February. Then there's T.J. Graham, the speed demon acquisition from last year, who feels he's gotten even faster in preparation for the upcoming season.Johnson illustrated his excitement with the young squad while on the sidelines at One Bills Drive, though he wasn't ready ...
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