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Bills Today: NFL Combine Day 1

There's good news regarding Sammy Watkins, more time needed for Aaron Williams future and the Bills have made a call on whether to use the franchise tag.
Via BuffaloBills.com
1 hour ago

Sean McDermott says LeSean McCoy is a big part of his plans

New Bills head coach Sean McDermott says there’s no way he’s getting rid of running back LeSean McCoy. McDermott told PFT Live that McCoy is a player he has long admired, going back to their time together with the Eagles, and that McCoy will continue to play in Buffalo. “LeSean is going to be with…
Via Pro Football Talk
2 hours ago

Buffalo Bills rank 17th in “offseason capital”, per The Ringer

The Bills have some room to work, but still have a number of spots to address. The Buffalo Bills seem to be lacking in the necessary components for a successful offseason. They have precious little cap space that they must use to fill a number of roster holes, and they hold only six picks in the upcoming NFL Draft. According to Danny Kelly of The Ringer, though, the Bills are in...
Via Buffalo Rumblings
2 hours ago

Tyrod decision likely to go down to the wire

The Tyrod Taylor decision is the biggest one the Bills will make this offseason. That's why head coach Sean McDermott said it will be one he and GM Doug Whaley take all the time they need to make.
Via BuffaloBills.com
2 hours ago

If ESPN drafted for the Buffalo Bills: 2011 and 2012

Would Todd McShay or Mel Kiper draft better than Buffalo’s front office? Today we’re continuing our look into ESPN’s draft predictions with an examination of the 2011 and 2012 Bills drafts. Unlike the first article, there isn’t much to debate about who made the better choices this time around. 2011 The 2010 Bills season saw some truly dreadful play on all sides of the...
Via Buffalo Rumblings
3 hours ago

Lorenzo Alexander’s agent to meet with Buffalo Bills Saturday

The two sides will come together at the Combine. With a league-high number of potential free agents this offseason, the Buffalo Bills will obviously have more decisions to make than other teams. One player who would appear to pose somewhat of controversial decision is linebacker Lorenzo Alexander. According to Vic Carucci of The Buffalo News, Alexander has said that his agent will...
Via Buffalo Rumblings
5 hours ago

South Carolina football: Former star Stephon Gilmore will not be franchise tagged by Buffalo Bills

The franchise tag is one of the more unique contractual forms in sports. It allows a player’s NFL team to keep said player for one year, but at a fairly exorbitant cost. That cost also varies by position, so the total money you’d have to give a quarterback far exceeds what you’d have to pay a center. For those reasons, it can be somewhat or a risk, both for team and player...
Via SEC Country
19 hours ago

Report: “No chance” Bills use franchise tag on Stephon Gilmore

The Bills will not place the franchise tag on cornerback Stephon Gilmore, the Buffalo News reported. The report quoted a team source as saying there’s “no chance” the Bills would use the tag, which is expected to cost around $15 million for a cornerback this year, on Gilmore. Wednesday is this year’s deadline for applying…
Via Pro Football Talk
19 hours ago

Lorenzo Alexander’s agent to meet with Bills this weekend

Bills linebacker Lorenzo Alexander told the Buffalo News Tuesday that his agent, Peter Schaffer, will meet with the Bills this weekend to talk about a new contract for Alexander. The meeting will take place at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, which begins on Wednesday. Alexander will be a free agent if the Bills don’t…
Via Pro Football Talk
19 hours ago

Buffalo Bills: Pending defensive free agents

When I wrote about the Buffalo Bills pending free agents on the offensive side of the ball, I said the team was in a shaky spot, deciding between tanking or competing.  While the offense is likely to see some changes either way, the defense is guaranteed to look a lot different this season, music to most fan’s ears. New head coach Sean McDermott, and DC Leslie Frazier, are going...
Via isportsweb.com
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

Fred Jackson open to retiring a Bill

Fred Jackson isn’t ready to retire as a pro football player. He is going to try to find his way into an NFL training camp this summer if he can, but if it’s not in the cards he hopes to retire as a Buffalo Bill. Jackson, who spent 10 seasons with Buffalo, said it’s not even something he had to think about. “It’s automatic,” Jackson told the Sioux Land News. “It has...
Via Inside the Bills
1 day ago

Bills Today: Jordan Mills' agent to talk with Bills this week

In an appearance on the John Murphy Show, Bills free agent OT Jordan Mills confirmed that his agent is scheduled to talk with the Bills this week at the NFL Combine.
Via BuffaloBills.com
1 day ago

adidas Is Offering an Actual Island to the NFL Prospect Who Breaks the NFL Combine 40-Yard Dash Record

In 2008, running back Chris Johnson set an NFL Combine record by turning into a ball of flames, running the 40-Yard Dash in 4.24-seconds. Buffalo Bills return man Dri Archer came close to knocking Johnson off his pedestal by posting a 4.26 40 during the 2016 NFL Combine, but that's the closest anyone has come to pushing Johnson's name down to second on the list. Since 2013, adidas...
Via Stack
2 days ago  |  Discuss

McCoy causes stir with 'Buffalo was special' Instagram post

Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy had Bills fans everywhere freaking out for a little while Sunday because of something he posted on social media. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported, via Mike Rodak, that McCoy’s interesting choice of words had nothing to do with the upcoming NFL season but was rather referring to an autograph appearance in Buffalo.Indeed, a click on McCoy...
Via Sportsnaut
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Pro Bowl DT Kyle Williams ‘very vulnerable’ to being cut

The Buffalo Bills, under new management, might be on the precipice of cutting one of their best interior lineman, Pro Bowler Kyle Williams. According to Vic Carucci of the Buffalo News, Williams is very vulnerable to being dumped this offseason as the team looks to carve out cap space and get younger. Williams is set to earn a base salary of $6.3 million next season and carries...
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tyrod Taylor cleared medically from groin surgery

If the Buffalo Bills end up paying Tyrod Taylor the remaining guaranteed money he would be owed by being on the roster after March 11, it will be because the team chose to keep him around.ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Taylor has been medically cleared after he underwent groin surgery last month. As Schefter notes, the Bills now have to decide if they want to guarantee Taylor...
Via Larry Brown Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bills may have interest in Romo if they cut Taylor

The Buffalo Bills have just a few more weeks to decide if they want to pick up Tyrod Taylor’s option and guarantee the quarterback another $30 million, and they could be watching the Tony Romo situation closely to determine what their next move will be.Ian Rapoport of NFL Network said Tuesday that the Bills would be one of the teams with interest in Romo if the Dallas Cowboys end...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Tyrod Taylor might not be released by Bills after all

There has been a lot of chatter since even before the 2016 season ended that Tyrod Taylor would not play for the Buffalo Bills in 2017.But that may not be the case after all.According to NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport, who appeared on NFL Network’s “Good Morning Football” show Tuesday, the Bills might be leaning more towards keeping him.“From my understanding, it is probably...
Via Sportsnaut
8 days ago  |  Discuss

2017 Fantasy Outlook: Buffalo Bills

The Buffalo Bills are led by two studs, Tyrod Taylor (QB) and LeSean McCoy (RB). Taylor, in large part to his rushing, was the eighth-ranked quarterback in fantasy in 2016. McCoy once again solidified himself as a frontline starter as he finished third amongst running backs. The rest of the Bills fantasy options, however, may be hit and miss. This weekly series of columns will focus...
Via The Sports Quotient
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills reach deal to re-sign linebacker Ramon Humber

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) The Buffalo Bills have agreed to re-sign backup linebacker and special teams player Ramon Humber. The deal was reached on Thursday, a month before Humber was eligible to become an unrestricted free agent. He has eight years of NFL experience and was signed by Buffalo just before the start of the season. Humber had a team-high 12 special teams tackles in...
Via Associated Press
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Cardale Jones might be Buffalo Bills starter next season

Cardale Jones was a household name in the 2014-2015 season at Ohio State when he led the Buckeyes to the National Championship. After he was drafted by the Buffalo Bills, he wasn’t as well known. The Bills are intrigued by the idea of Cardale Jones starting at the quarterback position. The Bills have less than one month to decide whether to pick up Tyrod Taylor’s option that...
Via isportsweb.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills: Ignore the Cardale Jones rumors

It’s a very quiet time in the NFL, right after the Super Bowl and before free agency.  Draft workouts aren’t in full swing yet, so there isn’t even any forty times to argue over!  It’s the perfect time for those itching to stir up some football conversation to throw things at the wall, hoping they stick, and that seems to be the case around Buffalo lately. There’s been...
Via isportsweb.com
15 days ago  |  Discuss

LeSean McCoy blasts ‘nerds’ who left him off Pro Football Focus list

Five running backs made Pro Football Focus’s list of the top 101 NFL players in 2016. LeSean McCoy, who ran for 1,267 yards and 13 touchdowns, was not one of them. He’s not happy about it, according to NFL.com. Even if the people who grade every play for PFF wear pocket protectors and taped-up glasses while never donning shoulder pads, the grades are verified by the Pro Coaches...
Via The Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills GM Doug Whaley reportedly intrigued by possibility of Cardale Jones at QB

It seems evident the Buffalo Bills will survey other options for the quarterback position in 2017, and one of them may be in-house.According to Vic Carucci of the Buffalo News, general manager Doug Whaley finds the prospect of Cardale Jones at quarterback “appealing.”Buffalo faces a difficult decision with only a limited number of available quarterbacks. Jimmy Garoppolo likely...
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan speaks out about time with Bills, future

Former Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan broke his silence recently, talking about the team in not-so-nice terms and revealing what his future might hold. Ryan, who went 15-16 with the Bills over two seasons, found himself fired before the team’s final game this year. He just opened up in an interview with Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News: “I wasn’t real lucky coming in...
Via The Sports Daily
29 days ago  |  Discuss
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