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Those who follow the National Football League are beginning to recognize that the Buffalo Bills are developing a talented core of players on their roster. Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick is proving himself as a starting-caliber quarterback, while his favorite target Stevie Johnson is a dangerous receiving threat. The team has some decent weapons on special teams, and the defensive line is projected to be ferocious this year. So which single-season records will be taken down this year? Lets find out!
Single Season Passing Yards and Touchdowns
Surprisingly, the best Buffalo Bills quarterback in history, Jim Kelly, does not hold the team’s single season passing record. Drew Bledsoe set the mark in 2002, passing for 4,359 yards, adding 24 touchdowns and 15 interceptions.
Bledsoe was 30-years old at the time, and had two 1,200 yard wide receivers in Eric Moulds and Peerless Price. What makes the feat even more impressive is that running back, Travis Henry, still managed to gain 1,438 yards ...
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It’s a strange time to be a Buffalo Bills fan. After an offseason that saw GM Buddy Nix sell the farm (and a bunch of other things adding up to $100 million) to lure top defensive end Mario Williams to town, as well as Mark Anderson to cover the opposite flank, the defense looks as [...]
It sounds like the Buffalo Bills may end up putting both C.J. Spiller and Fred Jackson on the field at the same time, either in the back field together, or one of them split out wide. At least that’s the way head coach Chan Gailey is hinting at.
“You don’t want to do too much when they’re both in there because if you lose one of them then you’re without a...
The Buffalo Bills are likely going to join the ranks of NFL teams which frustrate fantasy football owners this season as head coach Chan Gailey hints that Buffalo Bills running backs Fred Jackson and C.J. Spiller will be splitting carries this season. Spiller showed that he is poised for a breakout season with increased playing time on the field last season. Jackson was on pace for...
According to BuffaloBills.com, there is a 4 way competition for the Bills’ nickel cornerback job this offseason with 2012 1st round Stephon Gilmore and 2011 2nd round pick Aaron Williams expected to start outside at cornerback. The 4 players competing are Terrence McGee, Justin Rogers, Ron Brooks, Leodis McKelvin. McGee is entering his age 32 season and restructured to a 2 year...
The Buffalo Bills’ rushing attack was surprisingly effective last season, ranking 27th in rush attempts with 391, and a respectable 13th ranking in yards with 1,921. Fred Jackson was the main source of the Bills’ rush offense, adding 934 yards on 170 carries in the nine games he played prior to a season ending injury.
When C.J. Spiller took over, the run game didn’t miss a...
Tickets for Buffalo's ''home'' game against Seattle in Toronto have been reduced from past Bills contests at Rogers Centre.
Buffalo will take on the Seahawks on Dec. 16, and tickets in every section have been cut up to 51 percent, as both Rogers Media and the Bills look to increase awareness and atmosphere around a team that made an offseason splash in its attempt...
Bills head coach Chan Gailey said he will be cautious using running backs Fred Jackson and C.J. Spiller at the same time this season, citing that he doesn't want to lose one and have a part of his offense unavailable. Gailey added that while he has a plan to use both backs throughout the year, he's preaching to both of them that winning is more important than personal statistics...
The recent remarks of Buffalo center Eric Wood, regarding his solid rehabilitation from the knee injury that limited him to nine games in 2011, magnified the confidence of the Bills' staff about an improved line this year.
Like most of you, we are itching for football season to start. In the midst of the dog days of summer, many get sick of baseball and start turning their attention to football. Don’t blame you a bit. To help quench your thirst, BC is going on a 32 team, 32 day, 32 gallery tour of NFL cheerleaders & superfans.
Little did you know, Buffalo is more than just chicken wings and...
NFL analyst Herm Edwards has jumped onto the Buffalo Bills bandwagon. During a recent ESPN segment, analysts were asked to pick five teams which would make the playoffs this upcoming season. The five teams chosen had to be teams which missed the play-offs last season. Edwards said the Buffalo Bills had a strong chance of [...]
At least one analyst isn't buying the New York Jets' 8-8 season in 2011 as a jumping off point for a Jets tailspin. ESPN analyst and retired NFL defensive end Hugh Douglas has pegged the Jets as not only the biggest threat to knock off the New England Patriots, but he has outright picked the Jets to win the AFC East this season. Hugh Douglas focused on the Jets defense...
Promoters for the Buffalo Bills series of games in Toronto have whacked prices for this year's game in the Rogers Centre. Bills season-ticket holders on Monday received an email, informing them the average ticket for the Dec. 16 game against the Seattle Seahawks has been reduced 35 percent compared to previous years. The Toronto deal has been viewed as a farce by most folks not...
Buffalo Bills fans have to be proud of the front office in Orchard Park as of late. The Bills finished at the bottom of the AFC East once again with a 6-10 record, forcing General Manager, Buddy Nix, to make some desperate moves. Those moves included the Bills to sign free agent defensive ends Mario Williams and Mark Anderson, after years of desperately needing to upgrade their...
Even in the offseason, Rob Gronkowski dominating in Buffalo.
The New England Patriots tight end put on a show, belting 12 homers over two rounds in a celebrity home run derby during Triple-A All Star weekend at the Buffalo Bisons’ Coca-Cola Stadium.
The nearby Williamsville native swung to a mixed reaction of cheers and boos from the Buffalo fans, but that did not keep him from...
I can't tell you that I knew David Nelson would soon become a starter when the Bills signed him as an undrafted free agent two summers ago. I didn't know if his 6'5, 215-pound frame could get past the speed of NFL corners or if he would even get a fair shot.
I do know that starters climb out of the undrafted pile once in a blue moon. I do know undrafted players rarely...