Originally written on Buffalo Wins  |  Last updated 10/20/14
For about the last 15 years or so, everyone and their mother has been wondering when the Bills would find the next Jim Kelly? The QB position has been a black hole of futility since #12 hung up his uniform, and fans have grown tired of waiting for the next one. For pretty much the same time frame, I've been wondering where the next Bruce Smith is. Sure, Smith was here for 3 years after Kelly retired, but Smith was pretty much a shell of his former self during those years. And since he left, the Bills pass rush has been pretty anemic. The only time they seemed to be able to get a pass rush was during Gregg Williams heyday, when he would send in the kitchen sink to blitz the opposing QBs. Forget Jauron's cover 2 defense. The Bills haven't been able to get a pass rush with their front four since the days of Bryce Paup and Smith. Since 2007, the Bills have ranked 29th, 28th, 18th (4-way tie), 27th, and 27th (4-way tie) in sacks. Put it together and the Bills have had the...
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