Bills getting healthier at RB: Brown, Dixon return to practice

There's just over two weeks until the regular season kicks off, which means the Buffalo Bills have two weeks to get much healthier than they currently are.Injuries have decimated both the wide receiver and running back positions, leading to the backups getting most of the reps in practice and the preseason.That could soon change as the Bills are beginning to get healthier at running...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bills, Dolphins, Packers, & Redskins

Bills Mike Rodak of ESPN takes another shot at projecting the team’s 53-man roster. Here are some notable players not projected to make the team: Rodak expects the Bills to either cut or trade RB Bryce Brown. Matt Simms is likely to be the odd man out at quarterback. Another trade candidate, according to Rodak, ... The post NFL Notes: Bills, Dolphins, Packers...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Five players in the Bills and Browns game to watch for

The Buffalo Bills and Cleveland Browns were both on the end of heartbreak during the first week of the preseason. Buffalo lost at home on a touchdown in the final seconds to the Carolina Panthers 25-24. The Browns lost 20-17 in a closely contested game against the Washington Redskins. There were stand out players in both games that I really enjoyed watching last week. Tyrod Taylor...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: LeSean McCoy Expected to Return for Season Opener

Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy is expected to return for the season opener against the Indianapolis Colts despite having injured his left hamstring during a joint practice with the Cleveland Browns on Tuesday, according to ESPN. McCoy underwent an MRI to find out the extent of the injury. According to Bills head coach Rex Ryan, there was no significant damage, as the hamstring...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills Preseason Preview Week 2

After a couple of days worth of joint practices, the Cleveland Browns and Buffalo Bills will play their second preseason game each on Thursday night. Head Coaches Rex Ryan and Mike Pettine are quite familiar with each other. Pettine was Rex Ryan’s outside linebacker Coach in Baltimore, and his defensive coordinator from 2009-2012 in New York. Pettine regards Rex as his mentor,...
Via Pro Football Spot
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills RB LeSean McCoy has strained hamstring

Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy limped to the locker room with a left leg injury during Tuesday’s joint practice with the Cleveland Browns. McCoy, 27, suffered a hamstring injury and will undergo an MRI to determine the extent of the injury. LeSean McCoy walking to locker room with heavy limp. Left leg injury. — Mike Rodak (@mikerodak...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Preseason Week Two Report: Five Questions for the Cleveland Browns

1. Receiver Terrelle Pryor was held out practice again Tuesday after re-tweaking his hamstring, and it is unsure whether or not he will play against the Bills Thursday. How much would missing a second straight game hurt his chances of making this team?There is no doubt missing two straight games, albeit preseason games, is not a good thing for a player who is trying to make a team...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

With RB Williams injury 'serious,' Bills sign Seale

It's only mid-August, but the Buffalo Bills running backs are so banged up you'd think it was Week 13. With three ball carriers -- Fred Jackson, Anthony Dixon and Bryce Brown --  all sidelined... [Click headline for full story]
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bills rookie RB Karlos Williams could miss several weeks

The Buffalo Bills have sustained several injuries at the running back position, depleting what was a big group of talented backs. Fred Jackson and Bryce Brown are both out with hamstring injuries, while Anthony Dixon will miss a significant amount of time with a calf ailment. Now, the Bills will have to add promising rookie Karlos Williams to the long list of injured backs. Williams...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills RB Karlos Williams in the hospital

While we don't have many details, apparently Buffalo Bills running back Karlos Williams had to be hospitalized on Monday, head coach Rex Ryan told reporters. Williams led the Bills with 14 carries during Friday night's preseason loss to Carolina. The rookie was "in a lot of pain," Ryan said. Kevin Patra, 'Williams has impressed the coaching staff during training...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rookie Karlos Williams on track to win No. 2 RB job with Bills

Entering training camp, the Buffalo Bills had a strong stable of running backs on the depth chart. Led by LeSean McCoy, Fred Jackson, Anthony Dixon, Bryce Brown, and rookie Karlos Williams made up a five-headed attack at running back. Since training camp began, however, the number of reliable and healthy backs has plummeted. McCoy has been relatively healthy, but his running mates...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Bills Gameday: 5 Players to Watch During Bills First Preseason Game

1. Karlos Williams, RB View image | Williams was the Bills 5th round draft pick in 2015.  At FSU he was a safety for his first two seasons, and then he converted to running back. In 2014, he played in 12 games racking up 689 yards with 11 touchdowns, as a senior. He is a power-back that head coach Rex Ryan will love to have on his roster.  The Bills...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Rookie RB Karlos Williams gets increased role after Brown's fumble

The Buffalo Bills have sustained several injuries to their deep group of players at running back, giving way to youth further down on the depth chart. Fred Jackson is sidelined with a hamstring injury while Anthony Dixon is also out with a calf ailment. Even LeSean McCoy has missed practice time.In Jackson and Dixon's absence, Bryce Brown and rookie Karlos Williams have been asked...
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19 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills: Updates from training camp

Assessments from training camp show the Buffalo Bills have progressed in some critical areas, this offseason. Reports indicate a strong defensive showing so far, and an offense that is ready to rise to the occasion in 2015. Due to some setbacks, caused by injury, the Bills will have to continue practicing without running backs Fred Jackson and Boobie Dixon. Jackson is expected to...
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bills RB Fred Jackson (hamstring) out 'a couple of weeks'

The Buffalo Bills entered training camp with great depth at running back. Behind starter LeSean McCoy, the Bills had Fred Jackson, Anthony Dixon, Bryce Brown, and rookie Karlos Williams on the depth chart.In the past week, however, it's become more shallow after McCoy. Dixon is expected to miss about a month with a calf injury, and now Jackson will be sidelined for a few weeks after...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills position preview: Running backs

The Buffalo Bills completed the team’s third day of training camp today. Expectations are on the rise for the 2015 season, as reviews from training camp are overwhelmingly positive. Buffalo’s owners and staff, including head coach Rex Ryan, expressed praise for the squad’s efforts so far. Going into training camp there were several needs to address. Although one of the looming...
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Rookie running backs and their 2015 projections

The role that running backs play in the NFL is diminishing, but many teams still depend heavily on the position. Some NFL teams use a running back by committee ground attack, while only a handful of teams have a feature back to play.  Whatever the case might be, running backs are still a main recipe for success. There were 18 running backs selected in the 2015 NFL Draft, but the...
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June 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills: Will Bryce Brown make the roster?

It’s been quite the roller coaster ride for running back Bryce Brown so far in Buffalo, and it’s starting to look like his ride may be coming to an abrupt end. The Buffalo Bills traded a fourth round pick for then Eagles running back Bryce Brown back in the 2014 draft.  Brown played back up to superstar LeSean McCoy, but was fantastic in spot duty, and always seemed to step...
May 15, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Notes: Bills, Browns, Ravens, & Texans

Bills Mike Rodak of ESPN writes that Fred Jackson could be the odd man out in Buffalo in terms of running backs. The Bills traded for LeSean McCoy and already had Boobie Dixon and Bryce Brown on their before they used a fifth-round pick on Karlos Williams. According to Rodak, if either Dixon or Brown show anything this summer, ... The post NFL Notes: Bills, Browns, Ravens, &...
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May 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Keeping Four Running Backs: A Possibility for the Buffalo Bills?

The Buffalo Bills will have a very crowded backfield as the team begins preparation for the upcoming season. The team has four running backs that deserve a spot on an NFL roster and each back possesses his own unique skillset.Lesean McCoy is a superstar in the league; he is an elite runner and brings added versatility because of the fact that he catches passes out of the backfield...
Via Pro Football Spot
April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Rex not recognizing Bryce Brown until fumbles cease

If Bryce Brown wasn't sure about his status within the Buffalo Bills depth chart, he sure is now. During an hour-long Q&A with reporters Wednesday in Arizona, Bills head coach Rex Ryan talked... [Click headline for full story]
Via AFC East Daily
March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

McCoy’s fantasy value in Buffalo dips just slightly

Bryce Brown just can’t catch a break! Tuesday night brought with it news that the NFL’s free agency period would kick off with a surprising trade between the Buffalo Bills and Philadelphia Eagles that will send linebacker Kiko Alonso to Philly and running back LeSean McCoy to Buffalo – a stunning development for several reasons, but we’re here to talk fantasy football—so...
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March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

A 10-year history of #1 ranked HS football players by Rivals

We take a look back at past No. 1 players in the rankings and wonder if their prognostications were spot on or not. Here's a hint, they were not spot on. The post A 10-Year History Of #1 Ranked High School Football Players By Rivals appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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December 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Mick’s Picks: Three Upsets To Watch For in Week 11

Mick’s Picks: Three Upsets To Watch For in Week 11By Michael Pennywark Looks like our modest winning streak came to an end last week with the Bills fumbling away our chances for another 2-1 week. Hopefully Bryce Brown will learn how to secure the football after that embarrassing play. Still, the 49ers came through for us against the Saints and the only other underdog to win on...
Via Football Nation
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Bryce Brown starting at RB for Bills, Fred Jackson inactive

getty images Bryce Brown will be the starting running back for the Buffalo Bills in tonight’s game against the Miami Dolphins. Brown gets the nod over Anthony Dixon who previously had been listed as the starter in games without Fred Jackson. The Bills will not have Jackson at this disposal in this one. Given the Dolphins stout run defense it is hard for fantasy owners to insert...
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss
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