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BILLS RUMORS & GOSSIP

Reports: LeSean McCoy's Week 1 status still uncertain

LeSean McCoy’s debut with the Buffalo Bills might have to be put on hold. The newly acquired Bills running back might not be ready for Week 1 as he continues to nurse a left hamstring injury suffered during an Aug. 18 practice. ESPN.com cited a team source that indicated the hamstring injury could keep him out of the season opener versus the Indianapolis Colts. However, despite...
Via NESN.com
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bills expected to cut Matt Cassel

The Buffalo Bills quarterback situation is a disaster, but the franchise’s salary cap isn’t exactly a wonderful situation, either. Consequently, the team might be lured into dumping their second-best gunslinger on the roster. According to Vic Carucci of The Buffalo News, “multiple player-personnel people around the league” expect the Bills to cut Matt Cassel, who was a...
Via Sportsnaut
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Fred Jackson is upset Bills GM Doug Whaley wasn’t honest

Former Buffalo Bills running back Fred Jackson is a class act all the way, but he doesn’t feel the same about former GM Doug Whaley. When Jackson thanked his fans for all of their support, the veteran was candid about his feeling towards Whaley, who gave no specific explanation to reporters after Jackson’s release. Per Mike Rodak of ESPN, Jackson said: “There’s only...
Via Sportsnaut
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan is taking huge leap of faith with Bills

Buffalo Bills coach Rex Ryan never has been afraid of making bold statements. Those statements are a little more measured now than they were when he was younger and heavier. Ryan told USA Today that this would be his last head coaching job. When he was hired as the Jets head coach in 2009, Ryan said he wouldn’t kiss Bill Belichick’s rings. Now, he’s saying Buffalo will...
Via The Sports Daily
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Bills Reportedly Discussing Releasing QB Matt Cassel

Sal Capaccio of WGR550 reports that the Bills are having internal debate about whether or not to release veteran QB Matt Cassel. Last night, Ian Rapoport mentioned that the Bills may end up keeping Matt Simms on their practice squad, which would leave Cassel and former first-round pick EJ Manuel competing for one job. According to Rapoport, there ... The...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bills GM 'went rogue’ in cutting Fred Jackson

    The Buffalo Bills on Monday surprised many by cutting running back Fred Jackson in a move that may not have been agreed to by the entire organization. The Buffalo News’ Tim Graham reported on Twitter Tuesday that GM Doug Whaley “went rogue” in cutting the 34-year-old fan favorite. Bills organization will remain unified when speaking publicly, but two sources tell...
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Dan Carpenter's coach is concerned about his kicker

Buffalo Bills kicker Dan Carpenter has been iffy this preseason, having already missed a pair of field goals and an extra point. His boss isn't thrilled. “I am concerned,” Bills coach Rex Ryan said... [Click headline for full story]
Via AFC East Daily
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rex takes shot at Jets’ Amaro after tight end lands on IR

Rex Ryan did his best to express some semblance of sympathy upon hearing the news that New York Jets tight end Jace Amaro was placed on season-ending injured reserve after suffering a torn labrum in his shoulder. But that didn’t stop the surly Buffalo Bills head coach from continuing his months-long beef with the second-year tight end, as he managed to sneak in a potshot as well...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills 2015: 5 Questions for the 2015 Season

   The Buffalo Bills have the most pressing questions surrounding them this season; facing the prospect of stretching their playoff drought to 16 years.How quickly will Coach Ryan make an impact?Blue collar gritty town, blue collar eccentric coach... seems like a really great match going into the season. Can Ryan's tough quirky demeanor find favor in a locker room full of fresh...
Via Football Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan gives the thumbs up for Aaron Williams to wear Fred Jackson’s jersey at practice

Loyalty between former NFL teammates sometimes has no boundaries. Showing up to honor his friend and former teammate running back Fred Jackson—whom the Bills released on Monday—was safety Aaron Williams who reported to practice wearing Jackson’s No. 22 jersey. Bills safety Aaron Williams has always been close with Fred Jackson. Wearing his jersey today. pic.twitter.com/AUFXxQgmXR...
Via Sportsnaut
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills name Tyrod Taylor their starting QB

Tyrod Taylor came into training camp as a long shot to win the starting quarterback job, but the Buffalo Bills have officially named him their Week 1 starter. He was able to beat out both Matt Cassel and E.J. Manuel, and is ready to be given the first big chance of his entire career. Bills are going w Tyrod Taylor as their starting a QB — Jay Glazer (@JayGlazer) August 31...
Via This Given Sunday
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Fred Jackson released by Bills after eight seasons with team

The Buffalo Bills have reached the end of an era. The Bills released longtime running back Fred Jackson on Monday morning, the team announced. The decision ends Jackson’s eight-year run with Buffalo. “Today, we had to make the difficult decision to release Fred Jackson,” Bills general manager Doug Whaley said in a statement. “He had an incredible career for this organization...
Via NESN.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Why is the Buffalo Bills quarterback situation such a problem

First let me just say that I think the quarterback debate is over. Tyrod Taylor has won the starting job and all the other posturing is in the hope of trading one of our remaining signal callers. He clearly has the best arm, has shown NFL caliber accuracy and has a knack for making plays with this legs. I think that debate is over. How will Taylor do? I have no idea. I personally...
Via cover32
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills preseason: Defensive breakdown

The Buffalo Bills have officially completed three preseason games, and are just days away from the series’ finale in Detroit this Thursday. Standing at a 2-1 record, the Bills have shown toughness on defense and mobility on offense. While many are surprised at how well each of Buffalo’s competing quarterbacks have played, the squad’s defensive performance was fully expected...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills position update: Running backs

The NFL season is just a few weeks away and the Buffalo Bills are busy making player assessments. After finishing the team’s third, and arguably most important, preseason game against the Pittsburgh Steelers yesterday, the team is getting closer to making key decisions. Analyzing the numbers from Buffalo’s dominant 43-19 defeat over Pittsburgh, the Bills showed improvement on...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills need to start Tyrod Taylor at quarterback

It’s over.  The Buffalo Bills have made a decision on their starting quarterback for the 2015 season, the guy that they’re putting in charge of leading them into battle and ending the NFL long 15 year playoff drought that has hung like a black cloud over the city. We just don’t know who it is yet. Matt Cassel The competition is essentially over.  Rex Ryan announced...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Madden 2016 puts Mario Williams’ red contact lenses in game

Madden 16 is one of the hottest video games on the market this week and for good reason. They have put together one of the most realistic football games that the industry has seen and even included some very cool small details. One of the coolest player details that they added into this years game is the red contact lenses that Mario Williams of the Buffalo Bills wears. Check out...
Via Campus Sports Net
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan keeping Bills' starting quarterback a secret

It certainly didn’t take long for the Rex Ryan era in Buffalo to get interesting.  In an abrupt change from his days as the New York Jets head coach, where Ryan was saddled with the likes of Mark Sanchez, Tim Tebow, and Geno Smith at quarterback, the loquacious head coach now finds himself in a situation where his QB’s are all performing so well that he can’t decide who...
Via The Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills lose WR Goodwin indefinitely with broken ribs

The Buffalo Bills' already banged-up group of receivers has lost another player. Coach Rex Ryan said Marquise Goodwin is out indefinitely after breaking his ribs late in the first half of a 43-19 preseason win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Saturday. Goodwin had made a 19-yard catch and cut into the middle of the field and was tackled by linebacker Ryan Shazier and defensive lineman...
Via AP on Fox
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Buffalo Bills Punt Returner Austin Willis Rocked By Steelers DB Jordan Dangerfield

The Buffalo Bills have been hit hard with injuries during the preseason. While that sucks for the injured guys, it gives guys like Austin Willis a chance to come in and show what they can do. Willis was looking to do just that in the third quarter of Saturday's preseason game against the Steelers when he dropped back to return a punt.Thanks to Steelers defensive back Jordan Dangerfield...
Via FatManWriting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Starting EJ Manuel not a bad idea for Bills’ third preseason game

A lot of people are confused by the fact the Buffalo Bills appear to be starting their third-string quarterback in what is supposed to be a dress rehearsal third preseason game Saturday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. But I get where Rex Ryan is coming from, because it’s fair to give former first-round pick EJ Manuel one more shot against starters. First, Manuel has more upside...
Via This Given Sunday
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan's expectations overly optimistic given QB situation

Reporters always can count on Rex Ryan to fill their notebooks. The Buffalo Bills’ head coach had them scribbling away with another bold statement on Tuesday, according to Vic Carucci of The Buffalo News. Rex: “We definitely expect to be in the playoffs. We have a good team.” #Bills — Vic Carucci (@viccarucci) August 25, 2015   Ryan’s right. The Bills do have...
Via The Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Tyrod Taylor proves he should start at QB for the Buffalo Bills

The Buffalo Bills entered tonight’s preseason matchup hoping to get a better feel for who they should start at the quarterback position. Tyrod Taylor, Matt Cassel and E.J. Manuel are the three candidates, and there was one player in particular that stepped up and proved that he should be the Bills’ starter when Week 1 rolls around. Taylor was without question the best quarterback...
Via This Given Sunday
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Percy Harvin wants to be known as a receiver, not a gadget guy

    Percy Harvin has been known as a versatile player throughout his NFL career, but now he wants to establish a new identity. Entering his first year with the Buffalo Bills, Harvin says he wants to be known as just a wide receiver. “I want to be known as Percy Harvin the receiver,” Harvin told The Monday Morning Quarterback. “I’m not that gadget guy anymore. I...
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss
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